AP-HI--Hawaii News Coverage Advisory 9:30 am, HI
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Hawaii at 9:30 a.m.
HAWAII MISSING HUMPBACKS
HONOLULU — U.S. officials say research looking at the decline of humpback whale sightings in Hawaii points to a disruption in the food chain that was likely caused by warmer ocean temperatures in the whales’ feeding grounds in Alaska. U.S. and international researchers, wildlife managers and federal officials are meeting in Honolulu this week to discuss the decline. By Caleb Jones. UPCOMING: 500 words by noon, file photos.
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HAWAIIAN POTATO CHIPS-LAWSUIT
HONOLULU — A class-action lawsuit has been filed against the maker of potato chips sold under the brand name Hawaiian, claiming the chips made in Washington state are misleading customers. SENT: 250 words.
SCABIES OUTBREAK-KONA HOSPITAL
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii —An outbreak of scabies has been confirmed at a Big Island hospital, affecting a number of employees, officials said. SENT: 330 words.
— WWII SAILOR-REMAINS IDENTIFIED — Remains of NYC sailor killed at Pearl Harbor identified
— FATAL POLICE SHOOTING — Rifle-wielding man dies after Big Island police shoot at him
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