Cruise ship passengers bused to flights out of Honolulu

HONOLULU — Passengers from a cruise ship that was turned away by other ports began disembarking at a Honolulu harbor Monday to catch chartered flights home. The development came after Hawaii officials changed their minds several times about whether the 2,000 passengers on the Norwegian Jewel could set foot in the state.

Hawaii state senator tests positive for coronavirus

HONOLULU — A Hawaii lawmaker has tested positive for the coronavirus. The lieutenant governor, who is also a physician, wants to limit travel to the islands to fight the spread of coronavirus, and the state Department of Health said the number of people who tested positive has reached 26.