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Island Life 11-19-17

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By Mtchell Bonds

  1. | Posted: Apr 5 2014 - 1:00am

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy has reached a milestone: It has finally regained all the private-sector jobs it lost during the Great Recession.

  2. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 8:28pm

    Mod Podge — long used for decoupage crafts — has morphed in recent years. Now there’s a glue-and-sealer product for virtually every surface, from fabric and wood to glass and metals.

  3. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 8:28pm

    Mod Podge — long used for decoupage crafts — has morphed in recent years. Now there’s a glue-and-sealer product for virtually every surface, from fabric and wood to glass and metals.

  4. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 8:00am

    LOS ANGELES — Opioid drug overdoses, the cause of some 16,000 fatalities and half a million visits to emergency departments yearly, may have met their match: The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved the sale, by prescription, of a hand-held auto-injector of the opioid-reversal drug naloxone, a “rescue pen” that caregivers or family members can use to avert a potentially fatal overdose.

  5. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 7:58am

    KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s interim authorities on Thursday accused fugitive President Viktor Yanukovych of ordering snipers to open fire on protesters and getting help from Russian security agents to battle his own people, but they provided no evidence directly linking him to the bloodbath in Kiev that left more than 100 people dead.

  6. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 7:56am

    WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Thursday defended its creation of a Twitter-like Cuban communications network to undermine the communist government, declaring the secret program was “invested and debated” by Congress and wasn’t a covert operation that required White House approval.

  7. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 1:03am

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. military has sent Congress a $36 billion wish list for equipment and operations that aren’t in the Pentagon’s official budget for the coming fiscal year.

  8. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 1:03am

    WASHINGTON — The federal government on Thursday reached a $5.15 billion settlement with Anadarko Petroleum Corp., the largest ever for environmental contamination, to settle claims related to the cleanup of thousands of sites tainted with hazardous chemicals for decades.

  9. Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 1:03am

    Documents: Washington county considered buying up homes in area of deadly landslide

  10. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 1:03am

    These are good times for U.S. landlords. For many tenants, not so much.

  11. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 1:02am

    WASHINGTON — House Republicans renewed their election-year assault on President Barack Obama’s health care law Thursday, their opposition undimmed just days after Obama celebrated news that more than 7 million Americans had signed up for coverage under the law.

  12. Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 1:02am

    Coqui frogs captured on Oahu

  13. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 1:02am

    HONOLULU — A record number of firearms were registered in Hawaii last year, prolonging a run of steady increases since 2000, the state attorney general’s office said in a report released Thursday.

  14. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 1:02am

    The state House finance committee passed a bill Wednesday that would grant Hawaii County an unspecified amount of funding for fire ant containment.

  15. | Posted: Apr 4 2014 - 1:02am

    NEW YORK — The stock market held close to its all-time high on Thursday amid optimism that the economy is set to strengthen.