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Ex-UH linebacker Daley dies of brain aneurysm

Updated on  November 24, 2017 at 1:10 am
Former University of Hawaii football player Brenden Daley is being remembered as a tough football player with a kind and witty personality. Read More

Trump wants to end welfare as Bill Clinton knows it

Overhauling welfare was one of the defining goals of Bill Clinton’s presidency, starting with a campaign promise to “end welfare as we know it,” continuing with a bitter policy fight and producing change that remains hotly debated 20 years later. Read More

Ta‘amu helps Ole Miss upset No. 16 Mississippi State in Egg Bowl

A.J. Brown thought the ball was overthrown, but kept sprinting and stuck his arms out as far as they would go. The Mississippi receiver was astonished when the ball stuck right in his hands and he ran for a crucial touchdown. Read More

Barton to go mum over nude photo, citing inquiry

Updated on  November 23, 2017 at 7:28 pm
Suggesting he’s a victim of revenge porn from a jilted lover, Republican Rep. Joe Barton of Texas says he plans to go silent about the release of a nude photo of him online because police are investigating the disclosure as a possible crime against him. Authorities have not confirmed an investigation. Read More

Flynn’s lawyers make a break with Trump’s team

Updated on  November 23, 2017 at 6:15 pm
A lawyer for former national security adviser Michael Flynn has told President Donald Trump’s legal team that they are no longer communicating with them about special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian election interference. Read More

Mariota eager to play again, prove 4 interceptions fluke

Marcus Mariota finally has done something in the NFL that the Tennessee quarterback never managed before in his career. Not in college at Oregon while winning the Heisman Trophy, nor in high school back in Hawaii. Read More

Search ends for 3 U.S. sailors missing in aircraft crash

Updated on  November 23, 2017 at 8:11 pm
A search ended Friday for three sailors missing in the Philippine Sea since a U.S. Navy aircraft crashed two days earlier, the navy said. Read More

High-surf warning remains for north and east shores

A high-surf warning remains in effect for the north and east shores of all major islands as a strong low-pressure system to the northeast generates a large north swell. Read More
Updated on  November 23, 2017 at 5:42 pm

Congressional Russia probes likely to head into 2018

Some Republicans are hoping lawmakers will soon wrap up investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election that have dragged on for most of the year. But with new details in the probe emerging almost daily, that seems unlikely. Read More

As shoppers mobilize on Thanksgiving, retailers branch out

Shoppers are hitting the stores on Thanksgiving and will be finding some surprises: toys and TVs at J.C. Penney, Barbies at Best Buy, kitchen appliances like wine refrigerators at B.J.’s. Read More

Papua New Guinea officials remove last refugees from camp

Papua New Guinea authorities said Friday they had relocated the last asylum seekers who had refused for three weeks to leave a closed immigration camp for fear they would face violence in the alternative accommodations. Read More

Sound heard in Argentine sub search comes from explosion

Updated on  November 23, 2017 at 2:52 pm
Argentina’s navy announced today that a sound detected during the search for a missing submarine apparently came from an explosion — an ominous development that prompted relatives of the 44 crew members to burst into tears. Read More

Franken’s rising political star obscured by accusations

“Many of you have jobs, many of you have families,” Sen. Al Franken told Democratic leaders gathered on the eve of a hotly contested governor’s election in Virginia. After an expectant pause, he leaned into the microphone and added, “Ignore them.” Read More

Study to look at long-term health risks of playing soccer

A major study into whether soccer players are at risk of degenerative brain disease was commissioned today amid concerns that the sport’s authorities in England haven’t done enough to tackle the issue. Read More

Trump credits troops, and himself, for military advances

Updated on  November 23, 2017 at 4:36 pm
President Donald Trump thanked U.S. troops for their service today, assuring them “we’re really winning” against America’s foes as he celebrated Thanksgiving at his private club in Florida and provided lunch for Coast Guard men and women on duty for the holiday. Read More

Keenum-led Vikings beat Lions, adding to division lead

Case Keenum threw for two touchdowns and ran for a score all in the first half to give the Minnesota Vikings a double-digit lead and they went on to beat the Detroit Lions 30-23 today. Read More

Texans displaced by Harvey readjust plans for holiday feast

The kitchen where George and Arva Dorsey prepare an 18-dish feast every Thanksgiving has been stripped of everything but its granite countertops, standing on their own with no appliances below. The house they renovated and expanded over three decades has been gutted down to its wooden beams. Read More

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