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Chinese woman dies of electric shock caused by iPhone

A 23-year-old Chinese woman is believed to have died when answering her iPhone while the cellphone was still charging.

Hawaii freeway shooting: Jury to decide defendant’s conviction of life imprisonment without parole in August

A 30-year-old Wahiawa man was found guilty of the 17-minute shooting spree on June 3, 2011 along a Honolulu highway that killed one woman and injured two, reports the Associated Press. But whether he gets life in prison without parole won’t be determined until after his Aug.

Dolphin Baby: Couple comes to Hawaii for dolphin-assisted birth

Heather, 27, and Adam Barrington, 29, have traveled to Hawaii to have their baby among the dolphins at the Sirius Institute in Pohoa, Hawaii.

Jolie's preemptive surgery increases health awareness

Angelina Jolie, an Oscar winning actress and very well-known celebrity, underwent a preventive double mastectomy: a complete removal of both of her healthy breasts due to her high risks of breast cancer.

Despite scandals, Obama has 50 percent approval rating

The economy is recovering, the White House is dealing with multiple controversies, and President Barack Obama appears generally unaffected either way.

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