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Q&A: Hawaii reassures tourists after brain parasite cases

| | Apr 25 2017 - 10:45am | Comments

HONOLULU (AP) — A California couple on their honeymoon and two people who drank a homemade herbal beverage are among the rising number of victims in Hawaii falling ill with a potentially deadly brain parasite.

  1. | Posted: Mar 31 2017 - 3:46pm

    HONOLULU — Ten women say in a federal lawsuit that guards and a worker at a Hawaii’s female prison sexually assaulted them while they were incarcerated.

  2. Posted: Mar 31 2017 - 3:44pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — Child care providers would be required to carry liability insurance under a bill in the Hawaii Legislature.

  3. Posted: Mar 30 2017 - 1:20pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — The United States Environmental Protection Agency is giving nearly $1 million to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands for coral reef protection, cleaning up contaminated sites and monitoring pesticide use.

  4. Posted: Mar 30 2017 - 10:07am

    HONOLULU (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a security officer shot and killed a family’s pet dog at Honolulu International Airport.

  5. Posted: Mar 30 2017 - 10:05am

    HONOLULU (AP) — A Native Hawaiian seabird nesting in the middle of downtown Honolulu is delaying a multimillion-dollar project to renovate a building home to the Hawaii State Art Museum and other state department offices.

  6. | Posted: Mar 30 2017 - 9:29am

    HONOLULU — A federal judge in Hawaii decided Wednesday to extend his order blocking President Donald Trump’s travel ban, preventing the government from suspending new visas for people from six Muslim-majority countries and halting the U.S. refugee program.

  7. Posted: Mar 29 2017 - 4:21pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — The Hawaii Tourism Authority says average daily spending by visitors jumped 11.5 percent last month compared to the year before.

  8. Posted: Mar 29 2017 - 8:41am

    HONOLULU — The Honolulu Police Department recently ended its one-year contract with a public relations firm with a new departmentwide communications plan that seeks to address the agency’s public perception problems.

  9. | Posted: Mar 28 2017 - 10:47pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — A year and a half after Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell signed the city’s accessory dwelling unit into law, nearly 150 applications have been approved for permits allowing homeowners to have the units on their property.

  10. | Posted: Mar 28 2017 - 10:47pm

    HONOLULU — Military and Veterans Affairs officials are digging up the remains of 94 unidentified Marines and sailors killed on a remote atoll in the Pacific during one of World War II’s bloodiest battles.

  11. | Posted: Mar 26 2017 - 4:49pm

    HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers are exploring progressive taxes, green fuel and a potential Oahu ferry route this week at the Legislature.

  12. Posted: Mar 26 2017 - 4:49pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — A Honolulu man has been rescued after his power boat caught fire off the coast of Oahu on Saturday.

  13. Posted: Mar 26 2017 - 4:49pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — Police say one man has died and another was injured in a stabbing attack in Honolulu.

  14. | Posted: Mar 24 2017 - 6:10pm

    HONOLULU — A judge sentenced a man Friday to life in prison with the possibility of parole in the murder of his ex-girlfriend who disappeared while pregnant with his child on Maui.

  15. | Posted: Mar 24 2017 - 6:10pm

    HONOLULU — Hawaii legislative committees have passed new versions of bills addressing vacation rentals.