Sea level rise could cost Hawaii up to 40% of its beaches by 2050, study shows. As much as 40% of Hawaii's beaches could be lost to sea level rise by 2050, a new study predicts. CBS Honolulu affiliate KGMB reports the research, by the University of Hawaii's School of...
A skier was asphyxiated following a bizarre accident on a lift at Vail Ski Resort. The 46-year-old was reportedly getting onto Vail's Skyline Express lift Thursday when he slipped through a gap in the seat. Tragically, authorities say his coat got caught when he slipped through and then wrapped around...
Alfred K. Newman, one of the last of the Navajo Code Talkers, has died in New Mexico at age 94. Newman was among 400 Navajos who helped defeat the Japanese during World War II by developing an unbreakable code for military transmissions using the Dine language. The Code Talkers have...
Ivanka Trump’s shuttered fashion brand received preliminary approval on five trademarks in China this month while the U.S. and China continue to undergo tense trade negotiations. The trademark applications were filed in 2016 and 2017, according to the Associated Press. One trademark for brokerage, charitable fundraising, and art valuation services...
China's ambassador to Canada warned the Canadian government Thursday to stop recruiting international support in its feud with China and threatened retaliation if Canada bans Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei for security reasons. Ambassador Lu Shaye said last month's arrest of a top Huawei Technologies executive was an act of "backstabbing"...
The Department of Justice on Tuesday announced the results of Operation DisrupTor, a coordinated international effort to disrupt opioid trafficking on the Darknet. The Joint Criminal Opioid and Darknet Enforcement (JCODE) team was joined by Europol for the announcement on the operation, which was conducted across the United States and...
Netflix is reportedly nearing a world rights deal said to be in the costly range of $25 million for the Chastain and Eddie Redmayne-led “The Good Nurse”. The true story tale sees Redmayne playing Charlie Cullen, a married father and responsible caretaker who is also regarded as one of the...
Hospitals have been told to see as many patients as they can via video calls because their beds will be needed to treat coronavirus sufferers. Officials disclosed on Tuesday that the number of people in the UK diagnosed with Covid-19 had risen to 51, with 12 new cases - while...
Airbnb will ban “party houses” after a deadly shooting at a California home that had been rented through the service. In a series of tweets on Saturday, Airbnb’s CEO Brian Chesky, said the company would take steps to “combat unauthorized parties and get rid of abusive host and guest conduct.” The...
A British man was jailed on Friday for attempting to steal a priceless 1215 original version of Magna Carta, which has defined rights and liberties around the world. Mark Royden attacked the protective glass surrounding the manuscript at Salisbury Cathedral in southern England but was chased off by two American...