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Tuesday, March 03, 2015         

The University of Hawaii football team will play 13 consecutive games without a bye according to the schedule released on Monday morning.  Story »


Hikers conducting their own search for missing Hawaii island student Daylenn Pua reported that they heard a cry for help near the Koolau ridge line early Monday evening, prompting the Honolulu Fire Department to extend its extensive land and air search for one more day. Story »


Residents, labor union members and farmers packed a room at Kapo-lei Hale Monday night and debated whether Hoo-pili, a proposed 1,554-acre development plan by D.R. Horton-Schuler Homes, should be built on prime agricultural land between Ewa and Kapo-lei. Story »

 Membership growth fuels Kaiser performance
Kaiser Permanente Hawaii earned a $1.4 million profit in the fourth quarter, up from $200,000 in the year-earlier period, after gaining more than 5,000 members primarily through the Obama­care health insurance exchange.  Story »
Students find well-liked teacher dead in California classroom

A Southern California teacher who committed suicide by hanging herself in her classroom was a well-liked 31-year-old photography instructor, authorities said Monday.

Cops: Man taped women in fitting rooms, shared on porn sites

A man sneaking around on his hands and knees videotaped dozens of naked girls and women in dressing rooms at one of the country's largest malls and then posted the clips on pornography websites, police said Monday.

Costco strikes credit card deal with Citi, Visa

Costco says it struck a deal for Citi to be the exclusive issuer of its co-branded credit cards, with Visa replacing American Express as the card network.

Mom convicted of killing son, 5, by poisoning him with salt

A woman who blogged for years about her son's constant health woes was convicted Monday of poisoning him to death by force-feeding heavy concentrations of sodium through his stomach tube.

Elimimian returns to UH as assistant coach

A little more than a decade after completing his University of Hawaii football-playing career, Abraham Elimimian was back on campus on Monday as a full-time assistant coach.

Parents sue county, landlord over Santa Barbara rampage

The parents of the first three victims of a deadly rampage in Santa Barbara last year are suing the county, the Sheriff's Department and the apartment building where the killer lived, contending they ignored numerous warning signs that he was violent and unstable.

Kokua Line: 'Dog' Chapman gate lacks self-locking mechanism

Question: In 2011 I remember reading about a dispute over the front gate of Duane "Dog" Chapman's estate in Portlock as to the height and signage on the gate.

 Views on housing, food security clash
Residents, labor union members and farmers packed a room at Kapo­lei Hale Monday night and debated whether Hoo­pili, a proposed 1,554-acre development plan by D.R. Horton-Schuler Homes, should be built on prime agricultural land between Ewa and Kapo­lei.  Story »
A preliminary hearing for a 26-year-old female missionary from the Philippines accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl she befriended last year is scheduled for Friday in Hono­lulu District Court.  Story »

The University of Hawaii at Manoa announced Monday that it will officially ban smoking on campus, effective July 1, becoming the second smoke-free campus in the state after Kapiolani Community College.  Story »




 Good Fit: The water is former triathlete's haven 
Former Ironman triathlete John Henderson was hit by a bus while riding his bike six years ago on the North Shore, but even though it left him partially paralyzed, it hasn't stopped him from getting back on two wheels. Story »
 Our View: Police chiefs need public oversight
The past few years have left a blot on the reputation of police departments in this state and, on Oahu, the last several months has proven especially damaging. And in all of the drama, the general public has lacked a voice to raise a protest or demand improvements. Story »
 Breaking the 'Diamond Curse'
Mililani junior Zack Diamond went to the doctor on Monday to have his knee checked and was happy to find out he was cleared to wrestle. In all likelihood, his opponents aren't quite as thrilled. Story »
Garrett Nevels closed out the postgame press conference of Hawaii's win last week over Long Beach State in signature Nevels style. The senior shooting guard was asked a question about UH's team leadership, and he was short and to the point. Story »







 Hawaii's Backyard: Fashionably lathed
In the gifted hands of John Mydock, blocks of rigid wood are transformed into art that curves, bends and even seems to shine like glass. The renowned Hawaii island artist uses the painstaking processes of pyrography and pearlizing to embellish his vessels.  Story »
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After a recent government crackdown on the multibillion-dollar career-training industry, stricter limits on student aid and devastating publicity about students hobbled by debt and useless credentials, some for-profit schools simply shut down. Story »

He has publicly declared that "the Jews" control America, that apostates can be killed, that the United States is the world's "biggest terrorist" and that the Sept. 11 attacks were an "inside job" by President George W. Bush. Story »



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