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Hawaii’s Remote Workers Discover Challenges and Rewards

Moving the work-from-home setup to the Aloha state is a dream for many but the reality is a little bumpier.
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Hayashi tapped as interim schools chief, DeCoite heading to Senate, only 56% of Hawaii residents vaccinated, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Keith Hayashi Trailblazing principal Keith Hayashi is selected to lead Hawaii’s public schools. Keith Hayashi, the pace-setting principal of Waipahu High School who is credited with raising public education to new heights, will take the reins as interim superintendent of public schools Aug. 1. Star-Advertiser. Civil Beat. Hawaii News Now. KITV4. A Potential Shakeup At OHA Is Clouding The Agency’s Budget. The Office of Hawaiian Affairs Board of Trustees is struggling to approve a new b...
Tags: Travel, Senate, Hawaii, City Council, Department Of Transportation, Hawaii Island, Kauai, Maui, Honolulu, Hart, West Hawaii, Oahu, Kailua Kona, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now, KPD

2 Fatal Shootings in 1 Week for Hawaii Police Department

Police on Hawaii's Big Island say officers shot and killed a man who cut an officer with a knife.
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Palm Pod Pendant

Island time is a state of mind regardless of your position on the map. Designed as a nostalgic nod to 1950s Hawaii, this lamp conjures up memories of tropical hot spots, romantic hideaways, and slow dance–filled nights under the stars. Hang it on a ceiling and allow its palm-covered pattern to bring beachy vibes into your home. Weather forecast looks promising? Let the fixture's outdoor-safe materials transform backyards, porches, or lanais into everyone's favorite shoreside bungalow this side o...
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Hawaii Driver Gets 30 Years After Truck Kills 3, Injures 4

A Hawaii judge is sentencing a man to 30 years in prison for manslaughter and assault after his speeding pickup truck killed three people waiting to cross a street and injured four others.
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A major cruise line will welcome back fully vaccinated customers this fall - here's where it's sailing to

Princess Cruises' Grand Princess ship, which will resume sailing in September. Princess Cruises Princess Cruises will resume US-based cruises this fall, more than a year after stopping all trips. The cruises will bring passengers from California and Florida to destinations like Hawaii and the Caribbean. Guests must be fully vaccinated, and provide proof of that vaccination. See more stories on Insider's business page. Princess Cruises has announced it will resume sailing in US wate...
Tags: Cruises, Florida, California, Mexico, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Alaska, Hawaii, Panama Canal, Caribbean, Fort Lauderdale, Caribbean Mexico, Caribbean Princess, Brittany Chang

Lt. Gov. Green seeks to ease Hawaii entry for U.S. travelers, mayors split on hotel tax, new law requires mediation before eviction, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hotels line Waikiki beachfront ©2021 All Hawaii NewsLt. Gov.: More Travel From U.S. Mainland May Open Soon. Hawaii within two weeks could lift its 10-day quarantine requirement for all travelers from the U.S. continent who show proof of vaccination, the state’s COVID-19 liaison said Wednesday. Civil Beat.Hawaii mayors split on whether Ige should sign bill for counties to levy additional hotel tax. Leaders of Hawaii’s four counties appear split on whether Gov. David Ige should sign a meas...
Tags: Travel, United States, Ireland, Hawaii, Tsa, Waikiki, Kauai, Maui, Eis, Honolulu, Hawaii County, Oahu, Kona, Hawaiian Islands, Hawaii News Now, Honolulu Police Department

Hawaii Governor Appoints DeCoite to Empty Senate Seat

Hawaii Gov. David Ige is appointing state Rep. Lynn DeCoite to fill the Senate seat left vacant by the retirement of former Sen. Kalani English.
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Hawaii Soldier Pleads Not Guilty to Murder in Wife's Death

A Hawaii-based soldier is pleading not guilty in military court to first-degree premeditated murder in the January beating and stabbing death of his wife.
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Aloha Plate Food Truck races along on Food Network

Hawaii Vacation Connection Podcast listeners will have noticed by now that Aloha Bruce has been flying solo of late, as co-host Lanai Tabura has been bouncing around between Hawaii and the mainland for a variety of local and national television productions with Aloha Plate Food Truck. He is a busy man (and Emmy Award winner) […] The post Aloha Plate Food Truck races along on Food Network appeared first on Hawaii Aloha Travel.
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Hawaii Police Search for Missing Nebraska Man Suspended

Police in Hawaii have suspended searches for a Nebraska man until there is new information on his whereabouts.
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Sporting Life Canada Deals: Save Up to 50% OFF Summer Styles + 25% OFF Nike + More

Sporting Life Canada is offering you awesome deals. You can save up to 50% off on many summer styles, including athletic and fitness, summer essentials and outdoor and camp. You can also save 25% off on Nike and up to 60% off when you shop clearance. All offers are valid for a limited time only, while quantities last. This Sporting Life Brand Women’s Hawaii Sandal is on sale for only $46.94. You’re saving 51% off from the original price of $94.99! Focus on comfort and timeless style this seaso...
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I'm a 32-year-old who booked 2 cruises this summer. People think they're tacky and dirty, but they're still the best way to vacation.

Halee Whiting on a cruise in 2019. Halee Whiting Halee Whiting, 32, lives in Rochester, New York, and loves cruises - she says she's been on 15. She's embarking on Royal Caribbean's Bahamas cruise and is excited to reconnect with cruise buddies. She said it was a no-brainer to book the trip. Here's her story, as told to Jamie Killin. See more stories on Insider's business page. I'm taking my first post-pandemic cruise this month out of the Nassau Cruise Port in the ...
Tags: Facebook, Trends, Alaska, Hawaii, Vancouver, Kate, Bahamas, Caribbean, Hospitality, Royal Caribbean, Fort Lauderdale, Cozumel, Rochester New York, Cozumel Mexico, Grand Bahama Island, Magic Carpet

WeRunFar Profile: Andrew Todd

The post WeRunFar Profile: Andrew Todd appeared first on iRunFar. You might have heard of Flyathlon, an annual trail running series organized by the nonprofit Running Rivers that combines fly fishing, camaraderie, fundraising, and microbrews. Based in Colorado and Iowa, Flyathlon race routes follow a waterway where participants stop at any point in the run to fish. At the race’s end, they submit a photo of their catch for an opportunity to win an award like Biggest and Smallest Fish. Or, if you’...
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F-22 fighters respond to Russian Navy activity near Hawaii, Honolulu police officers charged in killing 16-year-old, travel surges with loosened COVID requirements, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

F-22 Raptors U.S. Air Force photo by TSgt Ben Bloker Russian Navy west of Hawaii prompted F-22 fighter launch from Hickam, report says. The Russian Navy is edging closer to Hawaii with a big exercise 300 to 500 miles west of the Aloha State — prompting the Air Force to scramble three missile-armed F-22 fighters on Sunday. Star-Advertiser. Civil Beat.  Hawaii News Now. French Warplanes To Train With US Military In Hawaii As Allies Solidify Ties. France’s new commander in the Pacific toure...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Hbo, China, US, Hawaii, Commission, Air Force, Council, Pacific, Maui, Dpp, Honolulu, West Hawaii, Oahu, Kailua Kona

California Offering Free Six Flags Tickets To 50,000 Californians With At Least One Vaccine Dose

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California is giving away more goodies to people who get coronavirus vaccinations and plans to make it easier to show who has been inoculated as health officials and businesses encourage people to get their shots so they can fully partake in the state’s newly reopened economy. A day after giving away $1.5 million each to 10 vaccinated jackpot winners, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday announced a new incentive: Six Flags locations are giving free tickets to 50,000 Californ...
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Hawaii Becomes 49th State to Recognize Juneteenth

Hawaii is the 49th state to officially recognize Juneteenth now that the governor has signed legislation designating June 19 as a day commemorating the end of slavery in the United States.
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Retired Navy SEAL Commander: Putin was testing Biden, and he 'failed'

The Russian fighter jets spotted near the coast of Hawaii was President Vladimir Putin's way of testing President Biden, Retired Navy...
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Many States Ending $300 Federal Unemployment Benefits Early

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14 of the best hotels for families in the US with kid-friendly perks like waterparks and popsicle hotlines

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. LEGOLAND Castle Hotel With summer here, many are eagerly ready to book family vacations. Expectations are high when it comes to family trips and picking a hotel to please all isn't easy. The best hotels for families in the US feature spacious rooms and seriously cool kid-friendly perks. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky With vaccines now available to adults and kids 12 years and older, many people...
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The SEC charged 6 people operating a Silicon Valley insider trading ring that made nearly $2 million

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters The SEC charged six people with insider trading, busting a $1.7 million Silicon Valley ring. A revenue officer for San Jose-based Infinera allegedly passed insider information to his best friend. "Insider trading is part of my investment strategy," one defendant boasted on an internet message board. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. The SEC charged six people with insider trading this week, busting a Silicon Valley ring that ...
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Hawaii Drops Some Pandemic Rules for Travel Between Islands

Hawaii has loosened some of its pandemic travel rules.
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Rapid Gunfire Heard in Hawaii Police Video of Fatal Shootout

Video from a camera worn by a Hawaii police officer who shot and killed a man as he responded to a domestic abuse call shows the tense confusion amid a rapid succession of gunshots.
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A.J. McKee vs. featherweight champ Patricio Pitbull set for Bellator 263 at The Forum

One of the most highly anticipated MMA fights of 2021 is coming to Southern California. With $1 million on the line, Long Beach’s undefeated A.J. McKee and featherweight champion Patricio Pitbull will square off in the finals of the Bellator Featherweight World Grand Prix at Bellator 263 on July 31 at The Forum in Inglewood. Tickets go on sale Friday at and, with a pre-sale set for Thursday. Pitbull is the winningest fighter in Bellator history, having gone 20-4 sin...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Hawaii, Long Beach, Pitbull, MMA, Ticketmaster, Inglewood, SAP Center, Deontay Wilder, Irvine, Bellator, McKee, Shakur Stevenson, Long Beach Poly

Americans are keeping their cars longer than ever before, as used-car prices hit record highs

Used car lot. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images The average age of a US car is over 12 years old, IHS Markit found. Soaring prices for new cars have increased the market for used vehicles. Car owners looking to repair aging vehicles could face delays and auto-supply shortages. See more stories on Insider's business page. The average age of US cars hit an all-time high last year.The average car in the US was about 12 years old in 2020, an increase of nearly 2 months over the previous year, a...
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Hawaii travel deals: June 16, 2021

– Hawaiian Airlines has a flash sale on just for today, June 16, only. Flights between islands are on sale for $45 one-way. Part of the small print says that the flights must be non-stop from Honolulu to Hilo, Kona, Lihue, or Kahului or from Kona to Kahului. Though the deal must be booked by June 16, valid travel dates are from September 15 through November 3. Flights are on sale between Los Angeles and Honolulu for $81 one-way. The same travel dates as above apply with a further stipulation t...
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3 Hawaii police officers charged in killing of 16-year-old

The charges come after a grand jury last week declined to indict the same three officers in the shooting that killed Iremamber Sykap on April 5.
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How Hawaii's rental car crisis became so dire tourists are renting U-Hauls instead

The Hana Highway in Hawaii. Reimar/Shutterstock Hawaii is currently stuck in a glaring rental-car nightmare as Americans start to travel again. Rental vehicle prices are skyrocketing, and some tourists have turned to booking U-Hauls instead. Take a look at how the Aloha State found itself in such a dire situation, and how you can avoid it. See more stories on Insider's business page. Take a look at Hawaii's rental car industry right now and you might see something quite peculiar.Bo...
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SpaceX could reportedly delay its first Starship orbit mission because the FAA wants to know the launch won't harm nearby wildlife

SpaceX's Starship SN15 rocket successfully landed in May. SpaceX; Britta Pedersen-Pool/Getty Images SpaceX may have to delay its mission to test its Starship rocket in orbit, a source told CNN. SpaceX wanted to launch Starship in July, but environmental reviews could push it back, the source said. The reviews should ensure SpaceX isn't harming wildlife around its South Texas launch pad. See more stories on Insider's business page. SpaceX may have to delay its first Starship roc...
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10 things in tech: Amazon turnover, Airbnb payouts, Intel salaries

Ina Fassbender/AFP via Getty Images Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here.Let's get started.1. Amazon burns through workers so quickly that execs worry they'll run out of people to employ. The company has been on a massive hiring spree, but those employees are quitting almost as fast as they can be hired, according to The New York Times. More on Amazon's 150% turnover rate.2. Pink Floyd's Roger Waters said he won't ...
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