Friday, August 29, 2014         

Federal agent Christopher Deedy is scheduled to stand trial a third time in the fatal shooting of Kollin Elderts in a Waikiki McDonald's restaurant.  Story »

Authorities say a hole in a ceiling and an open gate helped an inmate escape from the Oahu Community Correctional Center.  Story »

An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa -- once more of it can be made. Story »

The label on each container of Sea Salts of Hawaii tells the buyer a story about the main ingredient's relationship to the islands. "It gives them something to connect to," said owner Sandra Gibson.  Story »

"Kundo: Age of the Rampant" may be unknown to the broader American public, but for fans of South Korean cinema, it's already legendary. The film debuted in its home country this year with an opening-day box-office record. Story »

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SOJA's new album tells listeners to look within
The band's new album, "Amid the Noise and the Haste," continues to spread the mesage of love, peace and positivity as forces for change. Franti and his band Spearhead join rapper Murs and SOJA for Saturday's show at the Waikiki Shell. Story »
A federal judge's ruling against a Kauai County ordinance regulating pesticides and genetically modified crops should bring some legal clarity to the contentious debate over who gets to control GMOs in Hawaii. Story »

State House can intervene in Calvin Say residency challenge

The state House can intervene in a legal challenge to state Rep. Calvin Say's residency, a state Circuit Court judge ruled on Friday.

Scientist says no imminent threat from Puna lava

Pahoa community members are being assured that a lava flow doesn't pose an immediate threat.

Hiker dies in fall from remote Na Pali Coast trail

A hiker died and another man was injured after an accident on a remote Na Pali Coast trail Thursday.

Customers won't feel new rates, HECO says

Hawaiian Electric Co. President and CEO Dick Rosenblum defended the utility's proposed rate changes Thursday, including the $55 minimum rate for all customers and higher monthly charge for new solar owners.

Builder wants state to alter tower rules

There could be fewer moderate-priced homes in the Ward Village master-planned community in Kakaako if the state approves a request from project developer Howard Hughes Corp.

Sidewalk clearing bills OK'd by panel

The city is negotiating with the state to use vacant property at Sand Island as a temporary site for Oahu's homeless individuals and families to set up tents and receive help from service providers, Caldwell administration officials told members of the City Council Zoning and Planning Committee Thursday.

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Tony and Ken Lau, co-owners of Klarion Wireless in Market City Shopping Center, have opened a new restaurant next to their existing retail shop.

Strong, relentless winds have Hokule'a and Hikianalia crews in a race against time to meet the head of the United Nations on a nearby island, in Samoa, to receive from him a commitment toward protecting more ocean area.   Story »

 UH professor unveiled real Hello Kitty
A University of Hawaii anthropology professor sent reverberations around the world Thursday after letting the cat out of the bag: Hello Kitty is actually a girl, not a cat. Who knew? Story »
A federal judge in Hawaii says she won't consider approving $2.4 million in settlements for hundreds of Thai farm workers until the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission holds a news conference clarifying that the agreements are still subject to court approval. Story »

 Norm Chow works to pay back those who match his effort
Every morning during football season, Norm Chow awakens at 3:30. There is no alarm clock, no early-rising rooster. "It's just a habit," Chow said. Chow has time to shower, gather his thoughts, and prepare for the 6:30 a.m. quarterbacks meeting.  Story »
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 Hawaii's Backyard: Chocolate-making proves hard, but sweet, work
Koa Kahili describes himself as a "chocolate sommelier." Ironically, the owner and founder of Garden Island Chocolate wasn't a fan of chocolate when he was growing up. Story »

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