US cities brace for coronavirus spread; Spain’s hospitals at breaking point

The top infectious-disease expert in the United States warned that smaller U.S. cities are about to witness the rapid acceleration in coronavirus cases that New York is seeing.
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‘Off the charts’: Virus hotspots grow in middle America; Illinois infant with virus dies

The U.S. leads the world in reported cases with more than 112,000, but five countries exceed its roughly 1,700 deaths.

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In bid to stop spread of virus, Queen’s hospitals will no longer allow most visitors

Visitor arrivals to Hawaii slow to a trickle under mandatory quarantine order

Local distillery needs help with supplies to keep making sanitizer for first responders

  Researchers need your help tracking the movement of coronavirus in Hawaii

The questionnaire, which should take 5 to 10 minutes to complete, collects data for researchers and health professionals.
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As virus makes goodbyes hard, fears of many more rise in US

The coronavirus outbreak could kill 100,000 to 200,000 Americans, the U.S. government’s top infectious-disease expert warned on Sunday as smoldering hotspots in nursing homes and a growing list of stricken cities heightened the sense of dread across the country.

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Hawaii to get $1.2B in direct cash payments to residents as part of stimulus package

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Power outage cancels grab-and-go meal service at Maui school for the day

TSA screening officer at Honolulu’s airport tests positive for COVID-19

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Telescope operations atop Mauna Kea shut down in response to virus order

Hawaiian Electric proposes battery storage project on Maui

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Relief package billions can’t buy hospitals out of shortages amid coronavirus outbreak

For more than a week, governors have pushed back against administration assurances that supplies are available now, bitterly complaining to President Donald Trump that there's no coordination.

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NCAA grants extra year of eligibility to spring athletes due to coronavirus

The decision, which applies to athletes in sports like men’s volleyball, baseball and softball, effectively extends each individual’s eligibility by one year.

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Kamu Grugier-Hill signs one year deal with Dolphins

The former Kamehameha Warrior was voted by his teammates as the Eagles’ special teams captain the last two seasons.

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Crash on Waialua Beach Rd. leaves motorcyclist in critical condition

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The Kukui Grove Cinema in the heart of Lihue will close its doors for good

The owner points to the coronavirus pandemic and weak audience turnout as the reason for the closure.
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Age is not the only risk for severe coronavirus disease

Older people remain most at risk of dying as the new coronavirus continues its rampage around the globe, but they’re far from the only ones vulnerable.

Flash flood warning canceled for Oahu

Despite statewide restriction on mass gatherings, large groups continue to meet

2 Honolulu first responders test positive for coronavirus, authorities say

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