Ninety-five-year-old Lillian Seiser’s miraculous recovery from COVID-19 stuns staff at Maui Memorial Medical Center.
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Lillian Seiser’s miraculous recovery follows a life-threatening ordeal after contracting COVID-19 while hospitalized for a urinary tract infection at Maui Memorial Medical Center, where dozens of people were infected in the state’s largest coronavirus cluster. Read more
Caldwell joined the effort of about 80 medical professionals who sent a letter to Gov. David Ige pleading with him to persuade the Department of Health to provide more testing contact tracing. Read more
Of all the confirmed Hawaii cases since the start of the outbreak, 81 have required hospitalizations as of today, seven more than Thursday. Read more
The decision to shelve detailed advice from the nation’s top disease control experts for reopening communities during the coronavirus pandemic came from the highest levels of the White House, according to internal government emails obtained by The Associated Press. Read more
Ane is among several school officials put on paid leave after lawsuits alleged sexual abuse of students and blamed school authorities, including Ane, for allowing the abuse to continue. Read more
Quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa is apparently following his older brother, Tua, out the door at the University of Alabama. Read more
Siegfried & Roy were an institution in Las Vegas, where their magic and artistry consistently attracted sellout crowds. Read more
Organizers of the festival had earlier canceled this year’s event due to the coronavirus pandemic, but announced today that it will be observed in an hour-long broadcast, with participation from the public. Read more
This would have been its 38th annual event and had been scheduled Aug. 31 and Sept. 1 at the Hawaii Convention Center. Read more
University of Hawaii President David Lassner joined the COVID-19 Care Conversation today and took viewer questions. Read more
Loughlin, her husband, J. Mossimo Giannulli, and five more parents are scheduled to begin trial Oct. 5. Read more
Police arrested her on suspicion of second-degree assault, first-degree terroristic threatening and abuse of a family or household member in the presence of a child younger than 14 years old. Read more
During the outages, there will be no power to Terminals 1 and 2, and all parking structures. Facilities located on the Ewa Service Road will also be impacted. Read more
Investigators recommend whistleblower who pushed back on unproven coronavirus treatment touted by Trump be reinstated
He had received a job performance review of outstanding before he was summarily transferred last month. Read more
President Donald Trump, who publicly identified the affected Pence aide, said he was “not worried” about the virus spreading in the White House. Read more
The investigation by local authorities appeared stalled until this week, when a video of the shooting was leaked and shared widely on social media, prompting outrage across the nation. Read more
A pulmonary blood clot killed the brother of an Idaho woman who’s facing charges in the disappearance of her children — a case that attracted worldwide attention with revelations of her doomsday beliefs and connection to three mysterious deaths. Read more
Police believe the alleged robbery was not a random act. Read more
South Korea, seen as a model for containing COVID-19, ordered nightclubs closed for a month and considered delaying a school restart after an uptick in coronavirus cases. Read more
The NBA took tiny steps toward a return to normalcy Friday, as a small number of practice facilities reopened for workouts and at least one team received permission from the league to test players and staff for the coronavirus. Read more
UFC 249 will serve as the first major sporting event to take place since the coronavirus pandemic shut down much of the country nearly two months ago. Read more
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