Queen’s North Hawaii Community Hospital in Waimea is participating in a statewide drive to collect personal protective equipment, or PPE, for health care workers.
HONOLULU Hawaii mistakenly reported it had its first death from the coronavirus because a worker at the state public laboratory accidentally recorded a negative test as positive, the director of the laboratory said Wednesday.
DETROIT Ford is recalling more than 268,000 cars in North America to fix doors that could open unexpectedly or may not close.
WASHINGTON For most Americans alive today, the idea of shared national sacrifice is a collective abstraction, a memory handed down from a grandparent or passed on through a book or movie.
DUFUR, Ore. The social distancing rules repeated like a mantra in Americas urban centers, where the coronavirus is spreading exponentially, might seem silly in wide-open places where neighbors live miles apart and working from home means another day spent branding calves or driving a tractor alone through a field.
A follow-up test has determined that what was believed to be Hawaiis first coronavirus death was inaccurate.
HONOLULU Three workers at a federal prison in Honolulu suffered injuries after they were assaulted by an inmate, officials said.
LIHUE The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has finalized the first draft of a plan to protect threatened and endangered bird species on Kauai.
NEW YORK Millions of Americans have been ordered to stay home. Businesses and schools are shuttered. And National Guard units have been activated in more than half the states.
WASHINGTON The pharmaceutical giant that makes a promising coronavirus drug has registered it as a rare disease treatment with U.S. regulators, a status that can potentially be worth millions in tax breaks and competition-free sales.
LEXINGTON, Ky. While holding court for a nearly hourlong teleconference Tuesday, Kentucky coach John Calipari sat in his office at home. Reporters hooked in via computer or telephone.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand New Zealand Rugby chief executive Mark Robinson says the sport is fighting for survival as competitions at all levels are shuttered during the coronavirus pandemic.
Not even the Summer Olympics could withstand the force of the coronavirus. After weeks of hedging, the IOC took the unprecedented step of postponing the worlds biggest sporting event, a global extravaganza thats been cemented into the calendar for more than a century.
Put away those paddles. Keep the outrigger canoes on land.
Dr. Scott Miscovich, a private physician on Oahu who is a senior adviser on Lt. Gov. Josh Greens COVID-19 Task Force, said Tuesday he conducted the testing of several asymptomatic senators at the state capitol on Thursday after Sen. Clarence Nishihara tested positive.
A new website developed by the Hawaii Agricultural Foundation hopes to support restaurants statewide by providing an updated list of locally owned businesses that offer takeout or delivery services.
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