The Honolulu Airport testing site at the Diamond Head Tour Group Area will be open from 9 to 9 every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
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Starting Wednesday, the airport testing site at the Diamond Head Tour Group Area will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Read more
Gov. David Ige held a press conference today to discuss Hawaii’s allotment of federal funds earmarked for public health and economic issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more
People around the world looked on in awe at the spectacular satellite images of an undersea volcano erupting in a giant mushroom cloud in the Pacific. Many wondered why the blast was so big, how the resulting tsunami traveled so far, and what will happen next. Read more
Given the shipping and process times, Americans will need to request the tests well before they meet federal guidelines for requiring a test. Read more
Three of Tonga’s smaller islands suffered serious damage from tsunami waves, officials and the Red Cross said Wednesday, as a wider picture begins to emerge of the destruction caused by the eruption of an undersea volcano near the Pacific archipelago nation. Read more
The New York attorney general’s office late today told a court its investigators had uncovered evidence that former President Donald Trump’s company used “fraudulent or misleading” asset valuations to get loans and tax benefits. Read more
Dr. Michael Ryan told the virtual gathering of world and business leaders that if vaccines and other tools aren’t shared fairly, the tragedy of the virus would continue. Read more
The all-cash $68.7 billion deal will turn Microsoft, maker of the Xbox gaming system, into one of the world’s largest video game companies. Read more
A west-northwest swell will move across the island chain tonight to produce advisory level surf on Wednesday, forecasters said. Read more
If the higher end of projections comes to pass, that would push total U.S. deaths from COVID-19 over 1 million by early spring. Read more
The fire started in Bastrop State Park as wind gusts of up to 20 mph spread the flames. Read more
AT&T and Verizon said they will launch 5G or fifth-generation service Wednesday, but they will delay turning on 5G cell towers within a 2-mile radius of runways designated by federal officials. Read more
Honolulu firefighters airlifted an injured mountain biker this morning from the Ohana Trail at Olomana. Read more
A cleanup and evacuation operation has begun in Tonga, where the island nation’s government, after days of silence, said Tuesday night that an epic volcanic eruption and the tsunami and ash clouds that followed were an “unprecedented disaster.” Read more
Kauai firefighters on Monday evening extinguished a fire at one of the homes at a transitional housing project at Lihue. Read more
Airlines are worried the signals could interfere with instruments that measure an aircraft’s altitude. Read more
Grassroots organizations in COVID hotspot states were each given $30,000 as part of the outreach. Read more
In addition to Giuliani, Trump’s personal lawyer and a ringleader of the group, the panel subpoenaed three others. Read more
Officials said Tuesday that it was not clear that the virus had been transmitted to humans from imported hamsters. Read more
Senators Kyrsten Sinema and Joe Manchin faced strong criticism from Black leaders and civil rights organizations for failing to take on what critics call the ” Jim Crow filibuster.” Read more
An oil spill on the Peruvian coast caused by the waves from an eruption of an undersea volcano in the South Pacific nation of Tonga prompted dozens of fishermen to protest today outside the South American country’s main oil refinery. Read more