Wind farm opponents in Kalaeloa attempted to block the final transportation convoy to Kahuku on November 19, 2019. Activists began barricading the exit in Kalaeloa shortly after 10:30 p.m., with arrests beginning past 11 p.m. The total number arrest from the protest went over 200. The projected wind turbines are subjected to take over Native Hawaiian and their ancestral lands. For decades the conflict over native land has been an issue to the local dwellers and Native Hawaiian community.
6-year-old Samantha faces hard time while she takes COVID-19 test along with her family at the Kaka’ako Waterfront park testing and screening program on March 29, 2020. It was the state’s first drive-thru COVID-19 test and more than 2,200 people turned out waited in line to get tested.
Samuelu Elisaia, former University of Utah football player and teammate of sophomore defensive back Aaron Lowe (22) closes his eyes as he pays respect infront of a makeshift memorial at the incident of shooting on Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 in Salt Lake City’s Sugar House neighborhood. University of Utah student-athlete Aaron Lowe was shot and killed early Sunday morning during a house party celebrating the win of University of Utah football against Washington State Saturday.
Pro-Trump supporters storm to the US Capitol on January 6, 2021 in oppose to President elect Joe Biden’s victory and election fraud. A day, which started with the President encouraging his supporters to “take back our country,” later transformed into chaos. Filling with anger, mostly unmasked, Trump breached the U.S. Capitol, stoked by his obstinate speech claiming the election had been stolen from him.
As snow falls a face projected on one of the two Crown Fountain monoliths in Chicago's Millennium Park on Thursday, Monday Feb. 8, 2021, as a winter storm continues to add to the already accumulated snow in Chicago. (AP Photo/Shafkat Anowar)
People are reflected on a glass wall of the Willis Tower as lightning flashes across the sky near Lake Michigan while a thunderstorm passes Chicago, Tuesday, June 29, 2021.
A couple kisses as others celebrate at the Pride in the Park festival, Saturday, June 26, 2021, in Chicago's Grant Park. The festival is one of the largest public gatherings held in Chicago since the city and the state reopened.
Navy officers pay their respect as WWII veterans make their way towards the main area of the 75th commemoration of WWII on September 2, 2020. Even amid the pandemic, Hawai‘i did not forget to pay tribute to its World War II (WW2) veterans on the 75th anniversary of the end of WW2. The commemoration was closed to the public and took place on the deck of the USS Missouri, where the Japanese Imperial Military formally surrendered to the Allies on September 2, 1945, ending one of the deadliest wars in human history.
President Joe Biden walks among secret service agents as he boards Air Force One upon departure at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Wednesday, July 7, 2021. Biden visited Chicago area to amplify his "Build Back Better" agenda.
Father Michael Pfleger embraces Jordan-Amman Isiah West-Williams, 9, who was baptized by Father Pfleger, following his reinstatement by Archdiocese of Chicago, Monday, May 24, 2021, in front of St. Sabina Catholic Church in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood in Chicago.
Muslim devotees in O’ahu, HI slaughter cattle during the Eid-ul-Adha in North Shore on July 31, 2020. Hawaii has a small muslim population and generally cattle sacrifice is not the usual scenario during Eid-ul-Adha in the Hawaiian island chains. (Photograph by Shafkat Anowar/American Reportage)
Honolulu Police Department officer F. Solomon mourns during the final salute for fallen Honolulu Police Department officer Tiffany-Victoria B. Enriquez on Thursday, January 30, 2020. On Jan. 19, 2020 officer Enriquez along with one other officer were fatally shot, and seven Diamond Head homes were destroyed after a man who was being evicted, allegedly stabbed a Hibiscus Drive homeowner in Honolulu.
On the first day, seven activists chained themselves on the cattle guard to prevent the construction machinery from going to the summit. Hawaiian activist, poet and writer Jamaica Osorio and her significant other Malia Hulleman chained themselves to a cattle guard at the base of Mauna Kea Access Road in an effort to block construction workers from transporting heavy machinery up to the Mauna kea Summit for construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on July 15, 2019.
Nonnie Masaniai, right, mother of Antonio Sivatia, reacts while watching a police body cam footage of her son’s horrific accident for the first time on during a press conference on Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2021 in Salt Lake City, UT. Sivatia was lying on the ground on Redwood Road when a car went around a stopped police vehicle and directly ran over him. Sivatia was caught underneath the car and dragged about 15 feet before the car came to a stop on top of his head.
Family members attend a memorial vigil to honor the life and service of Staff Sgt. Taylor Hoover, one of the 13 U.S. service members killed by the terrorist attack at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Sunday, Aug. 29, 2021 at Utah State Capitol Building in Salt Lake City.