Millions stick to Thanksgiving travel plans despite warnings

Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urged Americans not to travel or spend the holiday with people outside their household.
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Co-founder of viral ALS Ice Bucket Challenge dies at 37

The social media challenge has raised more than $200 million worldwide for Lou Gehrig’s disease research.

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Kauai reports first COVID-19 fatality since pandemic began

US agency ascertains Biden as winner, lets transition begin

  City Council leader calls on police chief to bring back COVID-19 enforcement team

Dozens of Hawaii employers participate in virtual job fair

Salvation Army to distribute thousands of Thanksgiving meals

The organization will be dropping meals off to those in need or holding distribution events.
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  3rd major COVID-19 vaccine shown to be effective and cheaper

AstraZeneca is the third major drug company to report late-stage results for a potential COVID-19 vaccine as the world anxiously waits for scientific breakthroughs that will bring an end to a pandemic that has wrought economic devastation and resulted in nearly 1.4 million confirmed deaths.

  DOH warns of maritime clusters as industry embraces safety protocols

Here’s the recipe for Sam Choy’s Kitchen famous Pumpkin Crunch!

Misprint leads to removal of Love’s Stuffing Mix from store shelves

  At rehab hospital, this four-legged friend offers his own brand of medicine

Here’s how big your Thanksgiving gathering can be in each county

Hawaii News Now to host town hall about pandemic’s impact on youth sports

Aid available to Oahu businesses hardest hit by COVID-19 restrictions

Brighten a child’s Christmas by ‘adopting’ a letter to Santa

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Tennessee business creates new safety device to stop school shootings

The device is a massive containment unit designed to keep people from entering a school, bank or courthouse with any type of gun.

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  Former NFL star Marshawn Lynch gives back by giving out free turkeys in Hawaii

From Beast Mode to Feast Mode — former NFL running back Marshawn Lynch was in Halawa Monday Morning, handing out free turkeys for the upcoming thanksgiving holiday.

  Famed Hilo clothier Sig Zane designs Oregon football uniforms to be worn this week

If the uniforms worn by the Oregon Ducks football team this week look especially dazzling ― even by Oregon’s well-renowned lofty uniform standards ― one need only to look toward Hawaii Island for the reason.

UH announces four-game football series with Stanford set to start in 2023

The University of Hawaii and Stanford University are set to collide on the football field for the first time in over 50 years, starting in 2023.

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Hawaii reports 114 new COVID-19 infections; no new fatalities

COVID numbers from prison outbreaks must remain in Oahu case counts, mayor says

  Watch ‘This is Now’: Mayor hopeful Oahu will soon get to next tier in city’s reopening strategy

  Former HPD captain with COVID-19 left to sleep on a park bench after quarantine mix-up

State officers break up large party on Maui beach

Department of Land and Natural Resources law enforcement cited one woman for having alcohol and warned others about COVID-19 rules.
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Woman shoved in front of NY subway train can’t remember attack

The 40-year-old housekeeper was hit by a train. In an incident caught on surveillance video, she’s seen being shoved by someone onto the train tracks while she was standing on the platform Thursday at Union Square.

  City’s mobile testing lab at Honolulu airport now open to inter-island travelers

Hawaii island group distributes $7.5M in virus housing aid

Hawaii police union sues counties over name disclosures

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