STD rates in Hawaii are the highest in 30 years, and officials blame dating apps

Crystal Cox/Business Insider In Hawaii, instances of the sexually transmitted infections chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis are the highest they’ve been in 30 years, according to the Honolulu Star Advertiser. Hawaii health officials said the prevalence of dating apps are to blame for the increased STI rates because they encourage people to have more sexual partners…

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The key figures in the impeachment inquiry, and what they are saying to investigators

Most members of Congress returned on Tuesday from a two-week recess, during which the investigation continued into President Trump’s efforts to secure a Ukrainian investigation into one of his chief political rivals, former Vice President Joe Biden. House Democrats will meet on Capitol Hill to discuss the numerous revelations that the impeachment inquiry has turned…

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AOC to endorse Bernie Sanders in 2020 Democratic presidential primary

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., plans to endorse Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and appear with him at an event this weekend, The USA TODAY Network has learned. A person with knowledge of the plans confirmed the endorsement. The Washington Post had first reported the planned endorsement. Nina Turner, a former state senator and current Sanders campaign national co-chair,…

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5 key takeaways from the Democratic debate in Ohio

A lot had happened between September’s Democratic debate and Tuesday night’s fourth gathering of presidential hopefuls: The House announced a formal impeachment inquiry into President Trump; the White House responded by increasing attacks on former Vice President Joe Biden; Sen. Bernie Sanders suffered and recovered from a heart attack; and Sen. Elizabeth Warren continued her climb in…

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Rebels want Smith to fire

The Melbourne Rebels are looking for their in-form prop Toby Smith to lift against his former side, the Chiefs, as their Super Rugby season goes on the line. Trailing the Waratahs and Brumbies in the Australian conference standings, the Rebels must beat the two-time champions in Hamilton on Saturday to keep alive their slim chance…

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