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  1. Marjorie Ziegler, director of Conservation Council for Hawaii, dies at 62Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Marjorie Yasue Fern Ziegler, a passionate advocate for Hawaii's wildlife and wild places, died unexpectedly at age 62 at her family's home Wednesday, according to the Conservation Council for Hawaii. Marjorie Yasue Fern Ziegler, a passionate advocate for Hawaii's wildlife and wild places, died unexpectedly at age 62 at her family's home Wednesday, according to the Conservation Council for Hawaii.

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  2. Portland braces for violent clashes between right-wing and anti-fascist groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    PORTLAND, Ore.>> Portland, Oregon, is bracing for what could be another round of violent clashes between a right-wing group and self-described anti-fascist counter-protesters who have pledged to keep Patriot Prayer and other affiliated groups out of this ultra-liberal city. Joey Gibson, left, leader of Patriot Prayer, heads the group's rally in Portland, Ore.

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  3. Walking robot maker prepares to unleash its dog-like machineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Boston Dynamics Chief Executive Marc Raibert speaks about his four-legged robot SpotMini during a SoftBank World presentation at a hotel in Tokyo in 2017. The robotics company known for its widely shared YouTube videos of nimble, legged robots opening doors or walking through rough terrain is finally preparing to sell some of them after years of research.

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  4. Egg spoon haters, fans face off in strange battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    In the great food culture wars of the 21st century, the egg-spoon skirmishes may one day be remembered as pivotal. Alice Waters demonstrates how to cook an egg over a fire with her now-famous egg spoon at her home in Berkeley, Calif., on March 13. Recent conflicts over the long-handled cooking tool have fostered a new social-media meme, a fresh front in the #MeToo movement and a handcrafted version that costs $250, not to mention new volleys lobbed by Waters and Anthony Bourdain.

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  5. Most of America's fruit is now imported - is that a bad thing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    It's obvious to anyone who visits an American supermarket in winter - past displays brimming with Chilean grapes, Mexican berries and Vietnamese dragon fruit - that foreign farms supply much of our produce. More than half of the fresh fruit and almost a third of the fresh vegetables Americans buy now come from other countries.

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  6. Newly discovered form of water ice is 'really strange'Read the original story

    Feb 5, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Scientists have confirmed a form of water that is simultaneously solid and liquid. It is the latest advance in the study of water, a seemingly simple substance that can shift between many different configurations.

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  7. Sommelier earns divinity degree, MS certification in same yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Yoshida, 34, a 2002 graduate of 'Iolani School, passed the final level of the Court of Master Sommeliers exam in 2017, the same year he earned his Master of Divinity degree from the Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, Calif.

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  8. Maui waters claim ninth victim in 2 weeksRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A 71-year-old California man has died after he was found floating face down off of Maluaka Beach in Makena. A 71-year-old California man has died after he was found floating face down off of Maluaka Beach in Makena.

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  9. Trump administration supports suit over Berkeley speakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A leaflet is seen stapled to a message board near Sproul Hall on the University of California at Berkeley in Berkeley, Calif. SAN FRANCISCO>> The Trump administration today threw its support behind a lawsuit against the University of California, Berkeley that accuses the school of a double standard for campus speakers that restricts conservative viewpoints.

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  10. Rush to get off the water grid drives new productsRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    SAN FRANCISCO>> At Rainbow Grocery, a cooperative in this city's Mission District, one brand of water is so popular that it's often out of stock. But one recent evening, there was a glittering rack of it: glass orbs containing 2.5 gallons of what is billed as "raw water" - unfiltered, untreated, unsterilized spring water, $36.99 each and $14.99 per refill, bottled and marketed by a small company called Live Water.

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  11. Anticipation high as California rolls out retail pot salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Dale Gieringer of NORML poses for photos at his house in Berkeley, Calif. Californians may awake on New Year's Day to a familiar scent in greater-than-normal concentrations.

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