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Venezuela doubles down on Chinese money to reverse crisis

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said new investments from China will help his country dramatically boost its oil production, doubling down on financing from the Asian nation to turn around its crashing economy. Read More

Homeless man charged in stabbing death of champion golfer in Iowa

Collin Daniel Richards, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder in her death. Read More
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Car crash on H-1 east in Pearl City backs up traffic

Traffic is backed up from Makakilo to Pearl City on H-1 east. Read More

Will flying cars take off? Japan’s government hopes so

This vision of the future is driving the Japanese government’s “flying car” project. Read More

Katherine Kealoha resigns as deputy prosecutor

She and her husband, former Honolulu Police Chief Louis Kealoha, are scheduled to stand trial in U.S. District Court in November on bank fraud charges. Read More

Wilmington Isle: Food, water handed out in isolated North Carolina city

With one of North Carolina’s largest cities still mostly cut off by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence, officials prepared to begin distributing food, water and tarps to Wilmington residents as yet more people were rescued from submerged inland neighborhoods. Read More

Tommy D — Hawaii musician and advocate for veterans — dies at 71

Born in Dunnellon, Fla., Thomas Drews was an orphan who grew up in foster homes and later volunteered for military service in Vietnam. Read More

Public hearing scheduled for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and accuser

Republicans today abruptly called Brett Kavanaugh and the woman accusing him of sexual assault decades ago to testify publicly next week, grudgingly setting up a dramatic showdown they hoped would prevent the allegation from sinking his nomination to the Supreme Court. Read More

Missing work furlough inmate back in OCCC custody

A missing Laumaka work furlough inmate was returned to Oahu Community Correctional Center custody this evening. Read More

Complaint of loud music leads to assault, arrests in Kona

Hawaii County police arrested four people who allegedly were involved in the assault of a 63-year-old man, who was critically injured at a Kailua-Kona hotel after confronting them about loud music. Read More

Man wanted for questioning in Hawaii island shooting

Hawaii County police are asking for the public’s help in locating a 36-year-old Puna man, wanted for questioning in a Sept. 1 shooting in Mountain View. Read More

‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Mrs. Maisel’ triumph at Emmys

Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” became the first streaming series to win top Emmy comedy honors and HBO’s “Game of Thrones” recaptured the best drama series award Monday at a ceremony that largely slighted its most ethnically diverse field of nominees ever. Read More

Shark sighting closes Hanalei Beach

Kauai Ocean Safety Bureau officials closed Hanalei Beach due to a shark sighting this afternoon. Read More

Emmys 2018: An award diversity showing and an epic proposal

“The Proposal.” It was a 2009 movie starring Sandra Bullock, but now will forever be the informal title of the 2018 Emmys telecast, thanks to a memorable romantic gesture from Emmy-winning director Glenn Weiss — who summoned the courage to propose to his girlfriend on live TV. Read More

These scammers want you to believe they are from Hawaii’s Office of Consumer Protection

The targeted victims are asked to send money to the scammer, usually in the form of a prepaid money card, to be used to double or triple their investment, state officials said. Read More

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