The Latest: Alaska hits daily new coronavirus case record

Adella Miesner

The state reported 604 cases, the highest in a single day since Oct. 25, when 526 cases were tallied, the Anchorage Daily News reported.

The Department of Health and Social Services says there were no new deaths from the virus. The state has had 19,306 cases and 79 deaths since the coronavirus hit.

The Daily

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Honor Band 6 officially unveiled as fitness tracker with full-screen display

Adella Miesner

After recently teasing its arrival, Huawei spin-off Honor has officially unveiled the Honor Band 6, which it says is the first fitness tracker to pack a full-screen display.

The budget fitness tracker features a 1.47-inch, 194 x 368 resolution AMOLED touchscreen display, which is a pretty major leap in size from the 0.95-inch AMOLED screen on the Honor Band 5.

What’s clear from the now official pics is that the

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In ‘All Souls Day,’ Burgaw dentist searches for MIA brother from WWII

Adella Miesner

Ben Steelman
 |  StarNews Correspondent

Those of us in the Vietnam generation often thought that “MIAs” were a phenomenon of the Indochina conflict. In fact, some 72,000 members of the U.S. armed forces in World War II are still unaccounted for.

Most are presumed dead, but their loved ones have no idea where they were buried, or if they were buried at all.

“All Souls Day” by Joseph M. Pereira

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Wife shops husband after he arrives to pick her up from hospital drunk

Adella Miesner

A wife was forced to call the police on her own husband after he drove to collect her from hospital while over the drink-drive limit.



a sign in a parking lot: BIRMINGHAM, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 14: A general view of Birmingham Heartlands Hospital on July 14, 2009 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)


BIRMINGHAM, UNITED KINGDOM – JULY 14: A general view of Birmingham Heartlands Hospital on July 14, 2009 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Nicholas Powell, 62, was staggering when he got to the ward at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, where his wife of 39

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