May 9, 2013 — In 2007, Samoa banned the import of turkey tails from the U.S. to try to improve public health. But the ban kept the island nation from entering the World Trade Organization, so its days are numbered.
Dec 30, 2011 — The tiny island's shift from one side of the International Dateline to the other means people there jumped from Thursday to Saturday.
Dec 28, 2011 — The tiny island nation in the South Pacific is moving from one side of the International Dateline to the other at midnight Thursday. So it will leap right to Saturday.