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Twenty years on, remembering when American Samoa lost 31-0

Yahoo Daily News 11 Apr 2021
The tiny pacific island nation owned by the United States had entered World Cup qualifying for the first time ever ... In both 2014 and 2018 World Cup qualifying, they won matches against Tonga and the Cook Islands as they came close to progressing to the second round, where they would have faced New Zealand ... Progress? Most definitely.
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‘We are seeing good progress’: Over 10,000 doses administered via Kona mega clinics

Hawaii Tribune-Herald 10 Apr 2021
“We are seeing good progress on the island,” said Dela Cruz ... Statewide 906,777 doses have been administered with 102,629 on the Big >Island. As of Friday, 33% of the Big Island population had received at least one dose and 19% had completed the vaccination process, according to the Department of Health.
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Pasadena’s COVID-19 case rates hit an all-time pandemic low

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 10 Apr 2021
Meanwhile, the city’s efforts to vaccinate communities of color is still progressing — albeit at a slower rate while white and Asian/Pacific Islander patients are still twice as likely to get a vaccine than Black or Latino residents, analysis of city data shows.
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Annual report shows Chesapeake Bay in recovery

Herald Mail 10 Apr 2021
That’s encouraging news.” ... The foundation’s Maryland Education Program serves about 10,000 students each year at education sites in Annapolis, Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Havre de Grace and Tangier Island and Smith Island sites. Progress is being made in achieving the land preservation goals mandated in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement ... .
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Shortened season will bring added pressure on to get up to speed quickly, claim county managers

Belfast Telegraph 10 Apr 2021
And for those sides who may not entertain viable hopes of Championship success, the Allianz League will be viewed as a pathway to potential progress. Of the seven teams from across the island who will compete in Division Four of the league when the action gets under way in the middle of next month, not one scored a Championship victory in 2020 ... .
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‘Non-conventional energy, tourism to boost economy’: Ladakh L-G

Hindustan Times 10 Apr 2021
PUBLISHED ON APR 11, 2021 03.33 AM IST ... Edited excerpts.. What has changed in Ladakh since its inception as a UT on August 5, 2019? ... They might have to take a view whether it should be a service centred on Ladakh or does it become part of the service such as DANICS (Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Civil Service). It is a work in progress ... Positively.
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Elon Musk wants to create his own city. Here’s how that could work

The Keene Sentinel 10 Apr 2021
They have the potential to make regulatory changes that can accelerate technological progress, but none have moved beyond the planning phase in the U.S ... South Padre Island resident Louis Balderas has filmed SpaceX’s progress at Boca Chica Village for two years for his widely watched YouTube channel, LabPadre.
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Tsuen Wan rail signalling upgrade by 2023 a hard ask, MTRC says

Hong Kong Standard 09 Apr 2021
The mass transit railway operator says the coronavirus disease pandemic has impeded work progress. As for the signalling system upgrades for the Island Line, Kwun Tong Line and Tseung Kwan O Line, especially the software, can only be started after taking into account the experience in the Tsuen Wan Line, the MTRC says.
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Letter: Region’s intransigence prevents real progression

The Buffalo News 09 Apr 2021
The backwards thinking of our politicians and lack of foresight from residents continues to keep this area from progressing. Things like the nixing of the Amazon warehouse on Grand Island and the jobs lost are what keep Western New York in the dark.
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$100 million casino resort planned for Grand Island

Lincoln Journal Star 09 Apr 2021
An Iowa-based casino operator has plans for a $100 million casino resort at Grand Island's Fonner Park ... “I had an image in my mind, both architecturally, operationally and a mindset of what I thought would be a good fit for Fonner Park and Grand Island ... GRAND ISLAND, NEB ... GRAND ISLAND, NEB ... GRAND ISLAND, NEB.
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Island power connection to save millions

Ekathimerini 09 Apr 2021
The reduced cost of public utilities thanks to progress in the interconnection of the islands with the country’s main power grid offsets the additional burden on consumers from the higher charges for the transmission system, which kick in this ...
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US: Congress Advances Slavery Reparations Bill

Human Rights Watch 09 Apr 2021
Reparations efforts have also made progress recently in cities such as Providence, Rhode Island; Asheville, North Carolina; Burlington, Vermont; and Amherst, Massachusetts, with bills and grassroots initiatives being considered in many other communities ... progress toward equality.
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Annual report shows bay in recovery

Herald Mail 09 Apr 2021
That’s encouraging news.” ... The foundation’s Maryland Education Program serves about 10,000 students each year at education sites in Annapolis, Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Havre de Grace and Tangier Island and Smith Island sites. Progress is being made in achieving the land preservation goals mandated in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement ... .
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Tackling the county’s trash problem

The People's Defender 09 Apr 2021
(Photo by Ashley McCarty). By Ashley McCarty. Long before COVID-19, another epidemic had grown roots in the county — trash ... After buying a boat in 1962, he and his wife started frequenting the Ohio River ... Those river trips progressed steadily, and soon, the couple were camping on the Ohio River at Twin Islands Campground in Manchester ... And, still is ... .
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Commentary: History of Sullivan's Island maritime forest explains the present dispute

The Post and Courier 08 Apr 2021
Just about any good story has an “other” side, and such is the case with Chauncey Clark’s recent commentary claiming that a group of Sullivan’s Island residents is stopping progress on the island by “debating yet again the settled accreted-land lawsuit.” ... There's more than one challenge facing magical Sullivan’s Island.
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