Hawaii’s Top News Headlines 10/09/2019

Welcome to the Hawaii State News update from Hawaii News Digest.  Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Content provided by the “Honolulu Star-Advertiser” and the Associated Press.  Accessed on 09 October 2019, 1510 UTC, Post 19649.

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                                In this image taken from video, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks we reporters outside his home today in Burlington, Vt. His wife, Jane O’Meara Sanders listens at right.
Recuperating Sanders says he may slow down campaigning pace

Bernie Sanders began reintroducing himself to the 2020 campaign on Tuesday, venturing outside his Vermont home to say that he doesn’t plan on leaving the presidential race following last week’s heart attack — but that he may slow down a frenetic pace that might have contributed to his health problems. Read more

                                Two layers of barbed wire fencing ring the “Hotan City apparel employment training base,” in Dec. 2018, where Hetian Taida Apparel Co. has a factory in Hotan in western China’s Xinjiang region. The Trump Administration is blocking shipments from Chinese company Hetian Taida Apparel, which makes baby pajamas sold at Costco warehouses, after the foreign manufacturer was accused of forcing ethnic minorities locked in an internment camp to sew clothes against their will.
Company making Costco pajamas flagged for forced labor

U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Oct. 1 slapped rare detention orders on goods imported from an unprecedented five countries in one day based on allegations that people producing those items might be children, or adults subjected to forced labor. Read more

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