CDC: Go outside without masks

John Locher / Associated Press

Masked and unmasked pedestrians walk along the Las Vegas Strip Tuesday in Las Vegas.

LIHU‘E — Hawai‘i officials were still mulling over mask mandates on Tuesday after the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention eased its guidelines, with the CDC now saying fully-vaccinated Americans don’t need to cover their faces when outdoors unless they are in a big crowd of strangers.