5 whales dead after mass stranding on Maui beach

  • Melon-headed whales swim in the water off Kihei, Hawaii on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019. Authorities sedated and euthanized four small whales after 10 of the animals were stranded alive on a beach on the Hawaii island of Maui. (Matthew Thayer/The News via AP)

HONOLULU — Five whales died, including four that were euthanized, after a mass stranding Thursday on a Maui beach.