Tourism officials call for more sustainable industry

HONOLULU — As people flock back to Hawaii after more than a year of pandemic travel restrictions, some industry experts are calling for more environmentally responsible and sustainable forms of tourism.

US drops Trump order targeting TikTok, plans its own review

WASHINGTON — The White House dropped Trump-era executive orders intended to ban the popular apps TikTok and WeChat and will conduct its own review aimed at identifying national security risks with software applications tied to China, officials said Wednesday.

Island Life: Honu from below

Honu seen from below at a rocky area in the north side of Manini‘owali (Kua Bay) on Monday. (Reiko Sekine/Community contributor)