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Robotics students create helping hand

By Megan Moseley / Special to the Star-Advertiser and Susan Essoyan

Kawaii Kon 2015 at the Hawaii Convention Center

More than 10,000 fans of anime and manga flocked to the Hawaii Convention Center for the 11th-annual Kawaii Kon​ last Friday through Sunday. More Videos »

Event organizer leases Fisherman's Wharf site

By Andrew Gomes

Our View: Video testimony can bring justice

Thieves know that Hawaii tourists can be easy marks for property crimes. Rules of evidence require that a victim return to Hawaii to testify in person against the alleged offender, assuming that a suspect is arrested in the first place.

Video: Nation & The World

Since the Pennsylvania police arrested Anthony Kofalt last March for walking out of a Wal-Mart with 21 boxes of Crest White Strips he had not paid for, his wife, Heather, has spent $3,000 — about $60 a week — on phone calls to the prisons and jails where he has been held.  Story »

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