#BoycottHawaii trending on Twitter after travel ban put on hold
After a federal judge in Hawaii blocked President Donald Trump's efforts to freeze immigration by refugees and citizens of some predominantly Muslim nations, some on Twitter called for a boycott of Hawaii using the hashtag #BoycottHawaii. Travel ban supporters want to boycott Hawaii and Hawaii seems pretty okay with it
Hokule'a to arrive in South Africa
The Hokule'a canoe and crew is expected to arrive at Port Elizabeth in South Africa today. Officials say they will dock around 5 a.m. November, 1, or 5 p.m. HST. The canoe bypassed East London and Port Elizabeth now awaits the crew's arrival. Their voyage through the Indian Ocean can be risky, with ever changing weather a fierce storms.
Denmark's Tivoli Gardens twinkling with holiday spirit
Denmark's Tivoli Gardens is getting into the Christmas spirit.A record-breaking 800,000 lights are twinkling in the country's park. The lights took over 10,000 hours to set-up and were finished Saturday for the beginning of the Tivoli Christmas festivities.Visitors can walk among 1,100 Christmas trees, admire 60,000 Christmas baubles, and enjoy the heady scent of cinnamon tea and traditional glogg wine in the Alpine Village.
Scott Kelly breaks record for time in space
Scott Kelly spent his 216th consecutive day in space Thursday. That's the single-longest mission ever completed by an American astronaut.Michael Lopez-Alegria spent 215 days in space back in 2007. Kelly and a Russian astronaut are spending a full year on the International Space Station to conduct research on long-duration spaceflight. Kelly will return to earth next March, falling just short of the world record for most continuous days in space.A Russian astronaut spent more than 400 d...