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US Election 2020 Hawaii profile: How state voted in 2016, demographics and more
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US Election 2020 Hawaii profile: How state voted in 2016, demographics and more

Hawaii is the only US state located outside North America, the only island state, and the only state in the tropics

Scientists uses seismic waves used to explore deep space to find out what is deep inside the Earth's mantle
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Scientists uses seismic waves used to explore deep space to find out what is deep inside the Earth's mantle

Scientists deployed the Sequencer and were able to identify the seismic echoes and use them to create a map.

Formation of pair of baby planets around their parent star captured in remarkable first
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Formation of pair of baby planets around their parent star captured in remarkable first

The PDS 70 star system that was photographed is the first known multi-planetary system in which planet formation has been observed in action.

Coronavirus Outbreak: New York shows slow signs of disease spread, says Governor Andrew Cuomo; health crisis deepens in New Orleans
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Coronavirus Outbreak: New York shows slow signs of disease spread, says Governor Andrew Cuomo; health crisis deepens in New Orleans

New Orleans, where large crowds celebrated Mardi Gras a month ago, was on track to become the next US epicenter

Russia earthquake: USGS issues tsunami warnings after 7.8 magnitude quake off Kuril islands
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Russia earthquake: USGS issues tsunami warnings after 7.8 magnitude quake off Kuril islands

US authorities put out tsunami warnings on Wednesday after an earthquake of magnitude 7.8 struck off Russia’s Kuril Islands, but meteorological officials in Japan issued no alerts

Democratic rivals jostle for advantage as coding issue causes delay in Iowa caucus results; Trump calls it 'unmitigated disaster'
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Democratic rivals jostle for advantage as coding issue causes delay in Iowa caucus results; Trump calls it 'unmitigated disaster'

The Iowa Democratic Party will begin to release results from Monday’s caucuses at 5 p.m. Eastern time Tuesday, the party chairman, Troy Price, told the Democratic presidential campaigns in a conference call.

Australia bushfires: Scott Morrison apologises for taking family vacation at a time when deadly wildfires raged across country
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Australia bushfires: Scott Morrison apologises for taking family vacation at a time when deadly wildfires raged across country

Australian prime minister Scott Morrison cut short vacation with his wife and adult children amid public anger at his absence from Australia at a time of national crisis

Pearl Harbor shooting: Air Chief Marshal RK Bhadauria and team 'safe' at Hawaiian military base, confirms IAF spokesperson
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Pearl Harbor shooting: Air Chief Marshal RK Bhadauria and team 'safe' at Hawaiian military base, confirms IAF spokesperson

In the wake of a shooting incident in Pearl Harbor shipyard, the Indian Air Force said on Thursday Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria, who is currently in the US military base there, is safe

US sailor open fires at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, injures three civilians before turning gun on himself
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US sailor open fires at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, injures three civilians before turning gun on himself

The witness, who did not want to be identified, said he then saw the gunman in Pearl Harbor attack who was wearing what appeared to be a navy or sailor's uniform shoot himself in the head.

Jason Momoa says he can't be part of Aquaman 2 as protest against TMT construction escalates in Hawaii
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Jason Momoa says he can't be part of Aquaman 2 as protest against TMT construction escalates in Hawaii

Jason Momoa unabashedly called out the construction of the telescope in Hawaii in an Instagram post, threatening to not be part of Aquaman 2.

Hawaii decriminalises possession of small amounts of marijuana, becomes 26th US state to do so
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Hawaii decriminalises possession of small amounts of marijuana, becomes 26th US state to do so

The US state of Hawaii decriminalised possession of small amounts of cannabis on Tuesday, joining two dozen other US states that have adopted similar measures.

Skydiving plane crashes in Hawaii killing all 11 aboard; aircraft was involved in midair mishap in California three years ago
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Skydiving plane crashes in Hawaii killing all 11 aboard; aircraft was involved in midair mishap in California three years ago

A skydiving plane that crashed in Hawaii, killing 11 people, was involved in a terrifying midair incident three years ago in Northern California that prompted the 14 skydivers aboard to jump earlier than planned to safety

India notifies tax info exchange pact with Marshall Islands, enables bilateral sharing of banking information
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India notifies tax info exchange pact with Marshall Islands, enables bilateral sharing of banking information

The TIEA for exchange of information with respect to taxes was signed on 18 March, 2016 at Majuro, the Capital of the Marshall Islands. India notified the TIEA on 21 May, 2019

16 US states sue Donald Trump for declaring national emergency to fund border wall, claim move violates Constitution
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16 US states sue Donald Trump for declaring national emergency to fund border wall, claim move violates Constitution

Sixteen US states sued US president Donald Trump's administration on Monday over his decision to declare a national emergency to fund a wall on the southern border with Mexico, saying the move violated the constitution.

Pan-STARRS telescope, 'Universe in a Box' has enough data to fill 30,000 Wikipedias
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Pan-STARRS telescope, 'Universe in a Box' has enough data to fill 30,000 Wikipedias

The newest download of data from the 1.4 billion-pixel telescope camera is roughly 1.6 petabytes.

Researchers come face to face with possibly the largest great white shark ever
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Researchers come face to face with possibly the largest great white shark ever

Researchers had encountered the 20-foot shark on 15 January near a dead sperm whale off Oahu.

Earthquake of 7.5 magnitude hits New Caledonia in Pacific Ocean; no damage reported, authorities withdraw tsunami warning
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Earthquake of 7.5 magnitude hits New Caledonia in Pacific Ocean; no damage reported, authorities withdraw tsunami warning

A powerful earthquake that struck in the southern Pacific Ocean on Wednesday sent jitters around the region after authorities warned of possible tsunamis, but there were no initial reports of destructive waves or major damage.

Ecologically-important Hawaiian island wiped out by devastating tropical hurricane
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Ecologically-important Hawaiian island wiped out by devastating tropical hurricane

Researchers are yet to take stock of actual damage from the hurricane to the local fauna.

INS Sahyadri enters Australia's Port of Darwin for KAKADU exercise, to take part in multilateral maritime drill
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INS Sahyadri enters Australia's Port of Darwin for KAKADU exercise, to take part in multilateral maritime drill

Indian Naval Ship Sahyadri entered the Port of Darwin, Australia, yesterday to take part in a multilateral maritime exercise, the Indian Navy said in a statement

After Hurricane Lane: How climate change is causing more storms over Hawaii
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After Hurricane Lane: How climate change is causing more storms over Hawaii

The last time a major hurricane hit Hawaii was in 1992 when Iniki caused billions in damage.