KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia » Authorities hunting for the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner expanded their search on land and sea Tuesday, reflecting the difficulties in finding traces of the Boeing 777 more than three days after it vanished with 239 people on board.
For the first time, a test that detects 10 types of lipids, or fats, circulating in a person's blood has been shown to predict accurately whether he or she will develop the memory loss and mental decline of Alzheimer's disease over the next two to three years. A screening test based on the findings could be available in as little as two years, said the researchers who identified the blood biomarkers.
Plenty of measures that have been proposed in the Hawaii Legislature no longer have a shot this session, including bills to ease access to medical marijuana and outlaw shark and ray fishing.
Hee Hing Restaurant will close as part of an exhaustive renovation of Hee Hing Plaza, which will include updating and modernizing the space to include an open-air, second floor deck.
The filing comes after the company shuttered 155 of its U.S. locations last month. Sbarro had cited declining traffic in the mall food courts where it does much of its business for the closures
Hawaii men's basketball players Christian Standhardinger and Isaac Fotu were named to the All-Big West Conference first team on Monday morning.
The Rainbow Wahine were held to five singles by James Madison right-hander Heather Kiefer, and the Dukes hit three home runs in a 6-0 victory over UH in Sunday's tournament finale at Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium.