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  1. Hikianalia ready to set sail for San Francisco, following 2-week delayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    After more than two-weeks' delay, the Hikianalia and her crew are scheduled to depart Sand Island for northern California at noon on Friday. After more than two-weeks' delay, the Hikianalia and her crew are scheduled to depart Sand Island for northern California at noon on Friday.

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  2. Jury awards $289M to man who blames Monsanto's Roundup for cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    SAN FRANCISCO>> A jury's $289 million award to a former school groundskeeper who said Monsanto's Roundup left him dying of cancer will bolster thousands of pending cases and open the door for countless people who blame their suffering on the weed killer, the man's lawyers said. A California jury today ordered the maker of the popular weed killer Roundup to pay $289 million in damages to a schools groundskeeper who alleges Roundup caused his cancer.

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  3. Jury backs man who claims Roundup weed killer caused cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    SAN FRANCISCO>> A San Francisco jury today ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto to pay $289 million to a former school groundskeeper dying of cancer, saying the company's popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his disease. A California jury today ordered the maker of the popular weed killer Roundup to pay $289 million in damages to a schools groundskeeper who alleges Roundup caused his cancer.

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  4. As Google Maps renames neighborhoods, residents fumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The peculiar moniker immediately spread digitally, from hotel sites to dating apps to Uber, which all use Google's map data. The name soon spilled over into the physical world, too.

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  5. Hurricane Hector forces Hokule'a's sister canoe to postpone voyage to CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The Polynesian Voyaging Society is postponing the voyage of the Hikianalia, the sister canoe to the Hokule'a, to California until at least next week due to unfavorable weather and threats from Hurricane Hector, which is tracking near the Hawaiian Islands. The voyage of the Hikianalia, the Hokule'a's sister canoe, to California is postponed until at least next week due to unfavorable weather and threats from Hurricane Hector, which is tracking near the Hawaiian Islands.

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  6. Chicago highway closure latest U.S. protest targeting affluentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Protesters marched on the Dan Ryan Expressway, July 7, in Chicago. A planned march today along Chicago's picturesque roadway bordering Lake Michigan to one of the most historic baseball stadiums is the latest chapter in the nation's long history of protesters targeting places where they believe their anger goes unnoticed.

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  7. San Francisco officials to tech workers: buy your own lunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    SAN FRANCISCO>> The corporate campuses of the Bay Area's technology companies have become independent fiefs with dry cleaning, gyms, doctors, shuttle buses and bountiful free meals, made by the best chefs poached from the region's famous restaurants. Now, local officials are knocking at the gates.

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  8. Hikianalia to set sail for West CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The Hokule'a's sister canoe, the Hikianalia, is scheduled to depart Wednesday, weather permitting, for a 2,500-mile voyage to California. Its arrival in early September will coincide with a Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco.

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  9. Actress, nightclub impresario displayed refinementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Mai Tai Sing, a mainstay of Waikiki night life who started her career at the famed Forbidden City nightclub in San Francisco before appearing in numerous films and TV shows, died July 11 at One Kalakaua's Hale Ola Kino skilled-nursing facility, where she was receiving care for Parkinson's and heart disease. She was 94. Mai Tai Sing operated the Trappers jazz club at the Hyatt Regency Waikiki in the mid1970s to mid-1980s.

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  10. New Zealand repeat as Women's Rugby World Cup championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 21 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    New Zealand's Portia Woodman, left, scores past France's Chloe Pelle during the Women's Rugby Sevens World Cup final in San Francisco. SAN FRANCISCO>> The Black Ferns stood shoulder to shoulder today as their national anthem played and day turned to dusk by the San Francisco Bay.

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  11. Wind spreads California fire as other states battle blazesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    In this Oct. 9, 2017, file photo, a firefighter monitors a house burning in Santa Rosa, Calif. California lawmakers may change the standard for determining whether utilities are liable for wildfire damage following the worst wildfire season in state history.

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  12. San Francisco is 1st major U.S. city with $15 wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    SAN FRANCISCO>> Officials say San Francisco will become the first major U.S. city to increase its minimum wage to $15 an hour Sunday under a ballot measure approved by voters in 2014. Workers march through the international terminal during a protest for a $15 minimum wage at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco.

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  13. San Francisco is so expensive, you can make six figures and still be 'low income'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    In the latest sign of the astronomical cost of living in parts of California, the federal government now classifies a family of four earning up to $117,400 as low-income in three counties around the Bay Area. The federal government pegs the fair market rent for a two-bedroom in the San Francisco area at $3,121.

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  14. California lawmakers pass ban on local soda taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Soft drink and soda bottles displayed in a refrigerator at El Ahorro market in San Francisco in 2016. The California Legislature is expected to vote to prohibit local governments from creating new taxes on soda.

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  15. White woman nicknamed 'Permit Patty' regrets confrontation over black girl selling waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A white woman who in a widely shared video appeared to call the authorities on an 8-year-old black girl for "illegally selling water without a permit" claimed on Monday that she had acted out of frustration, not racial animus. A white woman who in a widely shared video appeared to call the authorities on an 8-year-old black girl for selling water in San Francisco.

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  16. San Francisco elects first African-American woman as mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    SAN FRANCISCO>> San Francisco Supervisor London Breed emerged victorious a week after Election Day to become the city's first African-American woman elected mayor, narrowly defeating a rival who was seeking to become the first openly gay man in the position. The elections office continues to tally roughly 7,000 ballots, but there is no way Leno can make up the difference.

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  17. Female chefs pursue deal with restauranteur accused of harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    NEW YORK>> The chef Gabrielle Hamilton says she is joining with Ken Friedman, who has been accused of sexual harassment by women who worked at his restaurants, to run the Spotted Pig, the West Village restaurant where much of the harassment is said to have taken place. Chef Gabrielle Hamilton, left, says she is joining Ken Friedman, who has been accused of sexual harassment by women who worked at his restaurants, to run the Spotted Pig in New York City.

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  18. San Francisco to decide whether to ban flavored tobaccoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Miriam Zouzounis looks through a selection of tobacco products while interviewed at Ted's Market, her family's store, in San Francisco, on May 17. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. is pumping millions of dollars into a campaign to persuade San Francisco voters to reject a ban on selling flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes and vaping liquids with flavors like cotton candy, mango and cool cucumber.

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  19. 'Statehood Boy' was a symbol of Hawaii historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Eroll Wendell Aquino, one of two "Statehood Boys," whose likenesses in a 1959 Honolulu Advertiser photo helped to capture the joy and excitement of Hawaii's new status as the 50th state, has died at the age of 68. Eroll Wendell Aquino, at Greg's Barber Shop, holds an enlargement of the photo that ran in the March 12, 1959, special edition of The Honolulu Advertiser with "YES" as the headline. Aquino was on the left in the photo, with his brother, Tyrone.

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  20. FAA says pilots caused 3 San Francisco airport close-callsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The air traffic control tower is in sight as a plane takes off from San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco in 2017. Federal authorities have determined most of the close-calls reported since December 2016 at the busy San Francisco International Airport were caused by pilots.

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