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How relaxing a vacation in Hawaii can be for tourists – and harmful for its residents

How relaxing a vacation in Hawaii can be for tourists – and harmful for its residents

But as it exists now, the powerful tourism industry dictates the life of Hawaii’s Native people, often for the worse, said Kyle Kajihiro, a lecturer at the University of Hawaii at Mānoa and an activist for Hawaii’s Native people. The tourism industry in Hawaii drives state revenues, but this reliance on tourism has resulted in …

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TikTok viral trend has people ‘taping their mouths open’ before bed as doctors warn

TikTok viral trend has people ‘taping their mouths open’ before bed as doctors warn

article The TikTok logo displayed on a phone screen and laptop can be seen in this illustration photo taken on August 10, 2022 in Krakow, Poland. (Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images) medical professionals are raising eyebrows — and concerns — over a new viral TikTok trend known as “mouth taping.” Some users on the video …

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South Carolina Supreme Court Denies Insurance Coverage for COVID Losses

South Carolina Supreme Court Denies Insurance Coverage for COVID Losses

A sign at a store informs customers that face masks are required when entering. Picture taken May 2, 2022. REUTERS/David ‘Dee’ Delgado Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com to register summary law firms Associated Documents South Carolina Supreme Court rules restaurants not eligible for coverage for COVID-19 losses The Supreme Courts of …

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If you are planning to travel to the US with groceries, read this

If you are planning to travel to the US with groceries, read this

Last month, a passenger traveling from Indonesia to Darwin Airport in Australia’s Northern Territory was fined $1,874 after two McMuffins with eggs and beef sausage – along with a ham croissant – were found in his luggage. (Australian authorities had imposed strict new biosecurity measures on all arrivals following an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in …

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Antitrust labor law case survives motion to fire healthcare executives

Antitrust labor law case survives motion to fire healthcare executives

A general view of the Department of Justice building in Washington, U.S. April 18, 2019. REUTERS/Amr Alfiky Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com to register The US judge’s recent ruling deals with the new type of criminal prosecution The DOJ experienced setbacks in antitrust cases in Texas and Colorado (Reuters) – A …

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US judge weighs Ben & Jerry’s claims against owners over Israeli business

US judge weighs Ben & Jerry’s claims against owners over Israeli business

NEW YORK, Aug 8 (Reuters) – A US judge expressed skepticism on Monday that Ben & Jerry’s deserved an immediate injunction against its parent Unilever Plc to restrict marketing of its ice cream in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, Ben said & Jerry’s said was against his values. US District Judge Andrew Carter said at a …

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Workers stranded on Celebrity Cruises ship can sue in court, panel rules

Workers stranded on Celebrity Cruises ship can sue in court, panel rules

The 315 meter long passenger ship ‘Celebrity Equinox’ sails on the Ems between Papenburg and Leer in northern Germany June 20, 2009. The liner was built by the German shipyard Meyer Werft in Papenburg for the ‘Celebrity Cruises’ cruise line based in the United States. REUTERS/Morris Mac Matzen Sign up now for FREE unlimited access …

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