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Hawaii unveils coronavirus vaccine plans, test backlog sends tourists to quarantine, Honolulu marathon canceled, Lanai COVID-19 outbreak balloons, students infected, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Department of Health Immunization Branch Chief Ron Balajadia How Hawaii Is Planning For A Future COVID-19 Vaccine. It could cost Hawaii a minimum of $25 million to get people vaccinated to prevent COVID-19 — once a vaccine is approved by the federal government — state officials said Thursday. Civil Beat.Gov. David Ige announces draft COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan for Hawaii. Gov. David Ige, Lt. Gov. Josh Green and state Department of Health Immunization Branch Chief Ron Balajadia to...
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Taxes Are Good, Actually

by Eric Yaverbaum, CEO of Ericho Communications and author of “Leadership Secrets of the World’s Most Successful CEOS“. Taxes aren’t fun to pay. There, I said it. Tens of thousands of dollars of your hard-earned money, the end result of your work, your strife, your sleepless nights and stress headaches and endless meetings that take longer than they should, don’t make it to your pocket by a matter of law, a debt we owe before we earn a dime. Taxes suck, but they aren’t bad, any more than chemot...
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New report finds increase in Los Angeles County violent hate crimes

Violent hate crimes, especially against transgender people, and religious crimes, particularly against Jewish people, increased in Los Angeles County in 2019, according to an released by the Los Angeles County Commission on Human Relations on Friday, Oct. 23. While the number of hate crimes overall increased by just one incident — 523 in 2018 to 524 a year later —  the authors of the report found that the percentage of violent hate crimes increased countywide. According to the report, of all t...
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New Covid-19 cases reported Friday in the US are the second highest since the pandemic began

Coronavirus cases across the United States surpassed 75,000 new cases on Friday, not long after the US Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams warned it could be the worst week since the pandemic began.
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US 2020 election could have the highest rate of voter turnout since 1908

Data from the US Elections Project predicts a record 150m ballots, representing 65% of eligible voters, for this electionMore than 50 million Americans have cast ballots in the US presidential election with 11 days to go in the campaign, a pace that could lead to the highest voter turnout in over a century, according to data from the US Elections Project on Friday.The eye-popping figure is a sign of intense interest in the contest between Republican Donald Trump and Joe Biden, his Democratic cha...
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New Covid-19 cases reported Friday in the US are the fourth highest since the pandemic began

Coronavirus cases across the United States soared to nearly 72,000 new cases on Friday, not long after the US Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams warned it could be the worst week since the pandemic began.
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Trump targets Kamala Harris in sexist rant against the Democratic vice-presidential nominee

Getty President Donald Trump targeted Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris in a rant at a campaign rally in Florida on Friday.  Trump said the US would never see a "socialist" president, "especially a female socialist," apparently referring to Harris, who is not a socialist. The president has tried to paint Harris as a radical in what has so far been Trump's tumultuous run for reelection. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. President Donald Trump targeted Dem...
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New Report on Police Decryption Capabilities

There is a new report on police decryption capabilities: specifically, mobile device forensic tools (MDFTs). Short summary: it’s not just the FBI that can do it. This report documents the widespread adoption of MDFTs by law enforcement in the United States. Based on 110 public records requests to state and local law enforcement agencies across the country, our research documents more than 2,000 agencies that have purchased these tools, in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. We found that...
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The US's third coronavirus surge could be the deadliest yet — 4 charts show a troubling trend

A man drops his daughter off at the Lincoln-Hancock Community School in Quincy, Massachusetts on September 17, 2020. Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe/Getty Images Coronavirus cases are skyrocketing in the US for the third time as winter approaches. The US reported more than 60,000 daily cases, on average, this week — a roughly 40% increase since the start of October. Deaths haven't risen as dramatically yet, but experts predict the third surge could be the deadliest. The US leads the world...
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US nears daily Covid cases record amid warning of 500,000 deaths by February

A study says coronavirus is on course to claim 511,000 by 28 February as cases surge in many states, particularly upper midwestThe United States on Friday was approaching a record for the number of new daily coronavirus cases, as a new study warned that the pandemic is set to cause half a million American deaths by February.Covid-19 is on course to ravage states across the nation throughout the coming winter and more than 511,000 lives could be lost by 28 February next year, modeling led by scie...
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Refugees like my ancestors made America great

I am the great-granddaughter of refugees who fled Russian pogroms in 1895. Had they not been given safe haven here in the United States, they would have been tortured and killed. My very existence depends on international humanitarianism, an awareness that has inspired me to work closely with others like them.
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Why Is Socialism Becoming Less Scary?

This article is part of TPM Cafe, TPM’s home for opinion and news analysis.  In her extraordinary new documentary film, “The Big Scary ‘S’ Word,” director Yael Bridge examines the surprising rebirth of American socialism. “Socialism is as American as apple pie,” notes one of the film’s interviewees, Harvard University philosopher and activist Cornel West. That statement becomes the film’s theme.  Of course, many would dispute West’s statement. “America will never be a socialist country,” P...
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The best dog food

We compared dozens of products to find the best dog food brands and formulas for all life stages.These dog foods have nutritional profiles and ingredients that are appropriate for the unique needs of different dogs, including puppies, senior dogs, and dogs with food sensitivities.Orijen makes the best dog food you can buy with fresh locally sourced ingredients. Every recipe is packed with protein, limited in carbohydrates, and loaded with natural flavor.Though it may seem like dog food is dog fo...
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Baltimore Museum Of Art Chair Defends Sale Of Warhol, Marden And Still

Clair Zamoiski Segal asserts that “there is nothing short-sighted nor nefarious about deaccessioning. It is a regular practice, undertaken by every art museum in the United States. Assertions otherwise are simply a means of inflaming controversy and serve only to maintain the status quo of museums as repositories of riches serving the elite alone.” – ARTnews
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How to Change 5G Settings on iPhone 12 to Save Data and Battery

Apple's iPhone 12 and 12 Pro are the first iPhones to be released with 5G connectivity, and there are several new settings related to 5G that you should be aware of. By default, when you set up a new ‌iPhone 12‌ or 12 Pro, it activates an Auto 5G mode that only turns on 5G data when it won't significantly reduce battery life. You can turn this off so that your iPhone uses 5G all the time, and there are also data modes to choose from. This how to shows you where the new settings are and explai...
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Every non-voter has a story. 2 of the 100 million tell us why they're skipping the polls.

Skye Gould/Business Insider Nearly 100 million eligible voters did not cast a ballot in the 2016 presidential election. The United States is preparing for what may be the highest recorded voter turnout rate in over a century, but some people are still opting out. Insider spoke to two eligible voters who are choosing not to vote in 2020 to learn more about their decision. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. As he sits at his computer and takes off in his flight simulator, S...
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Fall foliage 2020: Map shows where you can expect to see peak fall colors in the US

Cooler temperatures in parts of the United States make for a fitting start to fall.
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Sudan becomes third Arab state to set aside hostilities with Israel this year

Israel and Sudan agreed on Friday to take steps to normalize relations in a deal brokered with the help of the United States, making...
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Oil falls about 2% on Libyan output, COVID-19 demand concerns | Reuters

Oil falls about 2% on Libyan output, COVID-19 demand concerns | ReutersOil fell nearly 2% on Friday, finishing lower for the week, in anticipation of a surge in Libyan crude supply and demand concerns caused by surging coronavirus cases in the United States and Europe.Crude prices sank after Libya’s National Oil Corp (NOC) said it lifted force majeure on exports from key ports and output would reach 1 million barrels per day in four weeks.“As soon as that came out, the market cratered,” said Bob...
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Some hospitals in crisis as US nears high for COVID-19 cases, Pine Ridge locks down

The United States is approaching a record for the number of new daily coronavirus cases in the latest ominous sign about the disease's grip on the nation, as states from Connecticut to Idaho reel under the surge.
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AstraZeneca to resume its Covid-19 vaccine trial in US

Drugmaker AstraZeneca will resume the trial of its experimental coronavirus vaccine in the United States, which has been on hold since September.
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California shouldn’t reverse course on criminal justice reforms

Proposition 20, the Criminal Sentencing, Parole, and DNA Collection Initiative, is one of the most contentious items on the statewide ballot because it would undo significant criminal justice system reforms passed by California voters in recent years at the very moment that many other states are finally starting to make needed reforms. Although the initiative deals with topics like police power and incarceration rates, it was placed on the ballot before the national conversation on racial injust...
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Watch Unused ‘Borat 2’ Footage from Inside the White House and a Cop’s Body Camera

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm is available on Amazon Prime right now, and the movie is replete with plenty of outrageous interactions with unsuspecting members of the American public. With a movie like this, where countless hours of footage is shot, there are many scenes that hit the cutting room floor. It could be because certain scenes don’t play well with an audience, or maybe it just doesn’t fit into the story. Thankfully, some of that footage is making its way online. The official Twitter acc...
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AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine trial can continue in the US after being halted due to a participant having a 'serious adverse reaction'

Capped vials are being pictured during filling and packaging tests for the large-scale production and supply of the University of Oxfords COVID-19 vaccine candidate, AZD1222 VINCENZO PINTO/AFP via Getty Images AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford's coronavirus vaccine trials can continue in the US, The Wall Street Journal reported. The late-stage trial had paused September 6 after AstraZeneca reported "suspected serious adverse reaction" in a UK-based participant. The UK resumed clinic...
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AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson get FDA green light to resume coronavirus vaccine trials in the US after participants got sick

Capped vials are being pictured during filling and packaging tests for the large-scale production and supply of the University of Oxfords COVID-19 vaccine candidate, AZD1222 VINCENZO PINTO/AFP via Getty Images Two major coronavirus vaccine trials — one from AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford, the other from Johnson & Johnson — will resume coronavirus vaccine trials in the US, the companies announced Friday The late-stage trial had paused September 6 after AstraZeneca reported "suspec...
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American Cops Turn to Canadian Phone-Tracking Firm After Infamous 'Stingrays' Become 'Obsolete'

Law enforcement agencies across the United States are scrambling to secure funding for new cellphone-tracking equipment after the maker of the controversial “Stingray” device quietly announced last year it would no longer sell equipment directly to local law enforcement.Read more...
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New weapons the US is selling Taiwan can reach mainland China, but they're 'just a deterrent'

Crew members load an AGM-84K SLAM-ER missile on a P-8A Poseidon, April 4, 2014. US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jason Kofonow The $1.8 billion package includes the first meaningful offensive systems sold to Taiwan since US switched recognition to Beijing in 1979, one observer said. But Taiwan is still seen as being on the defensive against the threat posed by China's growing military. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The offensive weapons that th...
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33 unique and interesting gifts you didn't know you could find on Amazon

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. A set of notepads for the list maker. Amazon Amazon has become the "everything store" — the site stocks just about any product you could think of. Because the site is so big, it can be hard to find unique gift ideas on your own. That's why we did it for you.Below, you'll find 33 unique, interesting products on Amazon that make great gifts, from handmade goods to funny ones you're unlikely to find an...
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Apple's iPhone 12 Pro is the new iPhone to get if you want an excellent camera without a gigantic screen

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The iPhone 12 Pro Lisa Eadicicco/Business Insider Apple's iPhone 12 Pro has more to offer than the iPhone 12 when it comes to photography, thanks to its zoom lens and LiDAR sensor.The LiDAR sensor is completely new to the iPhone and enables the iPhone 12 Pro to take portrait shots even in the dark.Overall, the iPhone 12 Pro is the right choice for photographers th...
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Some hospitals in crisis as US nears high for COVID-19 cases

The United States is approaching a record for the number of new daily coronavirus cases in the latest ominous sign about the disease's grip on the nation, as states from Connecticut to Idaho reel under the surge.
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