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                                In this March 15, 2017, file photo, a sign marks a pick-up point for the Uber car service at LaGuardia Airport in New York.
Off the News: Better security for Uber customers

As ride-hailing companies contend with safety issues, including assaults of both passengers and drivers, this week Uber is launching a new layer of security: a four-digit pin code to help ensure riders are getting into the right car. Read more

HONOLULU BOARD OF WATER SUPPLY
Off the News: The cost of polluting streams

The Honolulu Board of Water Supply and contractors are facing possible hefty state fines for failing to finish dredging prior to draining a reservoir, resulting in more than 2,000 cubic yards of sediment polluting Nuuanu Stream, turning the water a dark brown hue. Read more

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