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Hawaii fines US Navy for unauthorized sewage release

HONOLULU (AP) — The Hawaii Department of Health is fining the US Navy $8.8 million for repeatedly discharging untreated or partially treated sewage into state waters from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. The department said Tuesday it…

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Hurricane Ian strikes Cuba, Florida braces for Cat 4 damageHAVANA (AP) — Hurricane Ian has been lashing western Cuba with rain and winds as it swirls north toward the Florida coast. The US National Hurricane Center says Ian hit Cuba early…

COVID-19 cases in Kitsap County increasing again

New coronavirus cases increased 3.7% in Washington state in the week ending Sunday as the state added 7,502 cases. The previous week had 7,234 new cases of the virus that causes COVID-19.Washington state ranked 33rd among the states where…

Health Highlights: Sept.26, 2022​ | FOX 28 Spokane

Bike riding while on meth, opioids is sending thousands to ERs. Between 2019 and 2020, more than 11,000 people were treated in US emergency rooms for injuries after they rode a bicycle while high, researchers found. read moreThousands of…

Amazon to hold holiday shopping event in October

Amazon said Monday that next month it will hold a second Prime Day-like shopping event, making it the latest major retailer to offer holiday deals earlier this year to entice cautious consumers struggling with tighter budgets.During the…

Rihanna to headline the next Super Bowl halftime show

NEW YORK (AP) -- Rihanna will take center stage at February's Super Bowl halftime show.The singer, who declined to perform in the 2019 Super Bowl halftime show out of solidarity with Colin Kaepernick, will headline the 2023 Super Bowl, the…