The sugar industry dominated Hawaii's economy for over a century, but it has shrunk in recent years. Hawaii's last sugar mills wrapped up its final harvest.
Seven species of the yellow-faced bee, which is the only bee native to Hawaii, have been designated as endangered.
On Election Day, GMOs are a hot topic in Colorado, Oregon and Maui.
Hawaii will become the first state in the U.S. to ban the possession, sale or distribution of shark fins.