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Boat ablaze at Ala Wai Harbor

Thirty-five firefighters responded tonight to reports of a 40- to 50-foot boat on fire in the Ala Wai Boat Harbor. Read More

Hawaii soldier dies after explosion in southern Afghanistan

Sgt. 1st Class Reymund Rarogal Transfiguracion, 36, of Waikoloa died from wounds he received earlier this month in Afghanistan’s southern Helmand province, the Defense Department said Monday. Read More
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Native Hawaiians protest against Aloha Poke Co. in Chicago

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The Office of Hawaiian Affairs led a protest today in Chicago against Aloha Poke Co., the business that trademarked the words “Aloha” and “Poke.” Read More
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Hawaii gives up legal fight against Trump administration’s travel ban

Hawaii is dropping its legal fight against President Donald Trump’s travel ban on citizens from several mostly Muslim countries after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the policy. Read More

Head coach of Hawaii football season-opening opponent hospitalized

Mike Bobo, the head coach of the University of Hawaii’s season-opening opponent in football, Colorado State, has been hospitalized, the Rams said. Read More
 

Man gets stranded after hiking down to Maui pool, firefighters say

Firefighters airlifted a 44-year-old Kihei man this evening after he got stranded after hiking down to a pool in Makamakaole Gulch in West Maui. Read More

Long security lines at airports might move more quickly soon

There is a glimmer of hope that the frustrating, slow airport security experience will get a little smoother over the next few years. Read More
 

Pedestrians injured in crash outside parliament in London

London police say that a car has crashed into barriers outside the Houses of Parliament and that there are a number of injured. Read More
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‘Magnum P.I.’ to screen with ‘Hawaii Five-0’ at Sunset on the Beach

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Stars from CBS shows “Hawaii Five-0” and “Magnum P.I.” will be in attendance in Waikiki for a special double-feature Sunset on the Beach screening on Sept. 14. Read More

3 charged in robbery of man in Waikiki

Police charged three men in connection with a robbery in Waikiki that occurred over the weekend. Read More

Missing Pearl City man found downtown

Police and CrimeStoppers thanked the public today for its help in finding a 77-year-old Pearl City man, who suffers from dementia and had been missing for five days. Read More
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Eruptive activity remains low at Kilauea summit and East Rift Zone

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Activity remains at reduced levels at the Kilauea summit as well as the Lower East Rift Zone, according to the U.S. Geological Survey this morning. Read More

Baseball with signatures of 11 greats fetches $623,369

A ball signed by Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, Ty Cobb, Cy Young, Tris Speaker, George Sisler, Walter Johnson, Connie Mack, Nap Lajoie, Eddie Collins and Pete Alexander, on the day they all entered the Baseball Hall of Fame, just sold for $623,369, SCP auctions said. Read More

Seattle airport reviewing security after plane theft

The spectacular theft of a 76-seat plane from the Seattle airport by a ground crew employee is prompting an industrywide review of how to thwart such insider security threats, though it remains unclear what steps airlines might take. Read More
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Glacier is latest U.S. park to be scorched by Western wildfires

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A wildfire destroyed structures and forced evacuations Monday from the busiest area of Montana’s Glacier National Park, as officials in California prepared to reopen Yosemite National Park following a two-week closure at the height of the summer season. Read More

Multi-gene test may find risk for heart disease and more

You know your cholesterol, your blood pressure … your heart gene score? Researchers say a new way of analyzing genetic test data may one day help identify people at high risk of a youthful heart attack in time to help. Read More

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