Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump debates with Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during the third presidential debate at UNLV in Las Vegas.

Trump's day-after: I'll accept election results if I win

 Donald Trump kept floating the possibility Thursday that he'll challenge the results of the presidential election if there's a "questionable result," while teasingly promising to embrace the outcome "if I win."

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M/S Amsterdam Cruise Ship

M/S Amsterdam returns with close to 2,000 visitors

Samoa is set to host close to 2000 visitors today when the M/S Amsterdam Cruise Ship (pictured), operated by Holland America, calls in.

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Josephine, Alexandra Rankin, Hana Moemalo, Maryanne Copeland and Cecilia Nasau

Trade investment talks hold great potential

The outcomes, achievements and promises of the New Zealand Samoa Trade and Investment Commission (N.Z.S.T.I.C) Business Mission seminar held in Apia this week were celebrated at Letava on Tuesday night.

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks to Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during the third presidential debate at UNLV in Las Vegas.

Trump refuses to say he will accept election results

Threatening to upend a fundamental pillar of American democracy, Donald Trump refused to say Wednesday night that he will accept the results of next month's election if he loses to Hillary Clinton.

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The Commander of the Joint Military Operation Commander, Army Lt. Gen. Talib Shaghati, speaks with the media in the town of Khazer, Iraq, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.

Iraqi town outside Mosul rises up against militants

Gasim Mohammed said his father was killed in the uprising against the militants. He kicked the head of one of the bodies. "This one smells like a dog"

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Football Federation Samoa:  The C.E.O Faumuina Michael Kapisi (middle, red shirt)  President Laupama Tokan Solomona (middle, white shirt) Technical Director Martin Tamasese (grey shirt) , All White James Bannatyne and the participants.

Goal keepers back to drawing board

If you think being a goal keeper is easy, say that to six foot three, All White Goal Keeper, James Bannatyne.  

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Julian Savea scores a try during the New Zealand All Blacks v Argentina Pumas.

Savea returns to All Blacks team for Bledisloe Cup test

 Winger Julian Savea will return to the All Blacks starting lineup for Saturday's Bledisloe Cup match against Australia 

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Street Talk

Your thoughts on closure of Yazaki

It’s official. More than 700 employees of the country’s biggest employer in the private sector will soon find themselves without jobs following the announcement that Yazaki Eds Samoa is set to be officially shut by the end of 2017.

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Folasaitu Leussogi, 53


Mao Lesao, 42


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Think a Minute

Think a minute…Did you have to compete with someone else to get the girl or guy you wanted? Whether we like it or not, competition is part of life.


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What about reviewing the cost of abuse and corruption?

And so the government is pushing for a massive review of the cost of services it provides to members of the public.

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Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, So the U.K diplomat is very impressed with Samoa. Of course he would be, what else did you expect from a diplomat? I wish the High Commissioner though could have expanded on how we have progressed into a middle class income status?

Dear Editor, Through the letters pages of your newspaper, I would like to ask about anyone who may know the where about of Cathy Fitzpatrick or her sister, daughters of Floyd Willard Fitzpatrick. He was a Hawaiian businessman and Director of Samoa Tropical Products.

Dear Editor, Re: Alcohol a factor in Ululoloa death These are senseless deaths. It is time for the police to stop spending their time stopping people every few km looking for license infractions and start spending their time catching drinking drivers.


Khloe Kardashian

Khloe Kardashian calls sister Kim's robbery 'a wake up call'

Khloe Kardashian is calling her sister's robbery in Paris "a wake up call for everybody" but is pushing back against criticism that Kim Kardashian West had been too public in displaying her wealth.

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Germany investigates couple trying to sell baby girl on eBay

Police in the western German city of Duisburg say they're investigating the parents of a 40-day-old girl on allegations they were trying to sell their infant daughter on eBay.

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