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Officials say HealthCare.gov has gotten cybersecurity upgrades ahead of a Nov. 15 start for the second open enrollment season under President Barack Obama's health care law.   (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Hawaii Obamacare Exchange Only Signed Up 8,000 Consumers After Receiving More Than $200M In Federal Funds

Hawaii lawmakers have approved $1.5 million in state funding to prop up its troubled health insurance exchange built under President Barack Obama’s federal health care overhaul.

04/30/2014

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The 25 Best Beaches In The World

After months of polar vortexes it’s finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.

04/23/2014

President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference on March 25, 2014 in The Hague, the Netherlands. (credit: Toussaint Kluiters-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Endorses Dem. Senator in Hawaii Race

President Barack Obama is endorsing Hawaii Sen. Brian Schatz in his primary race against Hawaii Rep. Colleen Hanabusa.

03/31/2014

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Climb The Tallest Mountain In The World In 30 Mins

Mount Everest gets all the credit, but Hawaii’s Mauna Kea (an idle volcano that’s been around for, you know, a million years) is technically the world’s tallest mountain. Technically. While it stands 13,800ft above sea level, more than two thirds of the hill is actually submerged underwater, which brings the total height to 33,136ft.

03/28/2014

Trying to head off a new round of consumer headaches with President Barack Obama's health care law, the insurance industry says it will give customers more time to pay their premiums for January. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Considering Supporting Hawaii’s Troubled Obamacare Exchange With Up To $15M Per Year

Hawaii lawmakers are considering supporting the state’s troubled health insurance exchange with up to $15 million per year.

03/27/2014

Trying to head off a new round of consumer headaches with President Barack Obama's health care law, the insurance industry says it will give customers more time to pay their premiums for January. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Hawaii’s Obamacare Exchange Nearly 45,000 Enrollees Behind To Break Even

The head of Hawaii’s health insurance marketplace under President Barack Obama’s federal health care overhaul says it has to trim costs to remain sustainable.

03/18/2014

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Visit A Vodka Distillery… In Paradise

If year-round sunshine, epic waves, and surfer chicks aren’t enough to lure you to Maui, the island’s solar-powered, organic vodka distillery might do it. Check out Ocean Vodka, an 8-year-old company that recently opened a visitor-friendly complex. Aloha!

01/17/2014

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Best Places To Visit Off Season In The US

New Orleans, Orlando, Maui, Phoenix, and San Francisco are among the best places to visit in the U.S. in the off season.

01/07/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama (R) and his daughters Malia (C) and Sasha (L) walk across the South Lawn of the White House after arriving by Marine One January 5, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama returns from a two-week holiday in Hawaii.  (credit: Michael Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama, Daughters Back in D.C. After Hawaii Vacation

The 15-day Hawaiian holiday vacation is over for President Barack Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia.

01/05/2014

President Barack Obama lines up his putt on the second green while golfing with the Prime Minister of New Zealand John Key at Marine Corps Base Hawaii's Kaneohe Klipper Golf Course on Jan. 2, 2014 in Kaneohe, Hawaii. (credit: Cory Lum-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama To Leave Hawaii For Washington On Saturday

President Barack Obama is planning his return to Washington after two weeks in Hawaii for a holiday vacation.

01/03/2014

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