Hawaii is made up of volcanic islands in the Pacific Ocean. It attracts tourists from all over the world to its beautiful beaches and scenery. Hawaii is a major producer of sugarcane and pineapples, as well as tropical fruit and macadamia nuts. Active volcanoes still continue to flow, creating new land on the islands. Hawaii became the 50th state in 1959. Its capital is Honolulu.
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Hawaii is the 47th largest state, and is comprised of eight major islands divided into five counties. The islands of Hawaii are located in the Pacific Ocean, about 1470 miles north of the Equator.
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HONOLULU (AP) - The Latest on shark fin smuggling charges (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Four Indonesian fishermen who were arrested in Hawaii and charged with attempting to smuggle shark fins have pleaded guilty to a lesser charge. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:53:06 -0500.
The military is investigating what caused a vintage fighter jet to slam into the ocean off the coast of Hawaii Wednesday during a training exercise with the Hawaii Air National Guard. ...
CBS News. Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:30:44 +0000.
In November 2017, Randall Saito escaped from Hawaii State Hospital, where he'd been held for 38 years after he murdered a woman and was found not guilty by reason of insanity in 1981.
Daily Mail. Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:04:50 GMT.
Hawaii Locator Map
Hamilton, Freddy, ed. Hawaii. New York, NY. DK Publishing. 2004.