Hawaii tourism grinds to halt as virus restrictions tighten

A couple sits on an empty section of Waikiki Beach in Honolulu on Saturday. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)

A man walks along a closed pier on Waikiki Beach Saturday in Honolulu. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)

HONOLULU — Like many cities across the world, Honolulu came to an eerie standstill this weekend as officials implemented measures to slow the spread of the coronavirus pandemic throughout the islands.