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                                Trader John Romolo worked on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange today.Global stocks and the pound plunged after Britons voted to leave the European Union.

U.S. stocks tumble the most in 10 months after U.K. Brexit vote

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                                Trader John Romolo worked on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange today.Global stocks and the pound plunged after Britons voted to leave the European Union.

Updated on  June 24, 2016 at 10:20 am
U.S. stocks plunged the most in 10 months, joining a selloff in global risk assets on speculation that the the U.K. decision to leave the European Union will hamper worldwide growth. Read More
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                                Vote Leave campaigner Boris Johnson arrived for a press conference at Vote Leave headquarters in London today. Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron announced today that he will quit as Prime Minister following a defeat in the referendum which ended with a vote for Britain to leave the European Union.

Britain votes to leave EU: Cameron to resign; markets rocked

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                                Vote Leave campaigner Boris Johnson arrived for a press conference at Vote Leave headquarters in London today. Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron announced today that he will quit as Prime Minister following a defeat in the referendum which ended with a vote for Britain to leave the European Union.

Updated on  June 24, 2016 at 11:46 am
Britain voted to leave the European Union after a bitterly divisive referendum campaign, toppling the prime minister today, sending global markets plunging and shattering the stability of a project in continental unity designed half a century ago to prevent World War III. Read More
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                                Currency traders talk near screens showing foreign exchange rates between British pound/the U.S. dollar and euro/the U.S. dollar at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, June 24, 2016.

Pound hits 31-year low as leave side takes lead in EU vote

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                                Currency traders talk near screens showing foreign exchange rates between British pound/the U.S. dollar and euro/the U.S. dollar at a foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, June 24, 2016.

Updated on  June 23, 2016 at 8:54 pm
The pound slumped to its lowest in more than three decades on Friday as results on Britain’s referendum on European Union membership showed that the “leave” side had won. Read More
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                                Workers at the Titanic Exhibition Centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland, counted votes in the referendum on the UK membership of the European Union late Thursday.

Britain takes unprecedented step to leave EU; Cameron resigns as prime minister

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                                Workers at the Titanic Exhibition Centre in Belfast, Northern Ireland, counted votes in the referendum on the UK membership of the European Union late Thursday.

Updated on  June 23, 2016 at 10:04 pm
Britain voted to leave the European Union after a bitterly divisive referendum campaign, according to tallies of official results Friday, sending global markets plunging, casting British politics into disarray and shattering the stability of a project in continental unity designed half a century ago to prevent World War III. Read More
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                                This undated photo provided by the Multnomah County Sheriff’s office shows Chad Camp, who is accused of groping a 13-year-old girl on a flight from Dallas to Portland, Ore.

Parents wonder how to protect children who fly alone

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                                This undated photo provided by the Multnomah County Sheriff’s office shows Chad Camp, who is accused of groping a 13-year-old girl on a flight from Dallas to Portland, Ore.

Updated on  June 23, 2016 at 11:20 am
The arrests this month of two men on charges of groping young girls on planes has raised questions about the safety of minors who fly alone. Read More
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                                A driver displaying Lyft and Uber stickers on his front windshield dropped off a customer in downtown Los Angeles on Jan. 12. Following incidents where Uber drivers were found to have criminal records, a growing number of state and local governments want ride-hailing drivers to undergo fingerprint background checks.

Uber, Lyft battle governments over driver fingerprint checks

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                                A driver displaying Lyft and Uber stickers on his front windshield dropped off a customer in downtown Los Angeles on Jan. 12. Following incidents where Uber drivers were found to have criminal records, a growing number of state and local governments want ride-hailing drivers to undergo fingerprint background checks.
Following incidents where Uber drivers were found to have criminal records, a number of state and local officials have proposed fingerprint background checks for ride-hailing drivers — often with the support of local taxi companies. Read More
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / MAY 8, 2013
                                Solar City foremen, Shelton Guerrero, left, and Quinton Kamaunu install solar panel on roof of home. Solar City, Marine Corps Base Hawaii and Navy Region Hawaii launch a project to install solar panels on 6,500 homes of military families. The installation will total 24 megawatts of generating capacity.

Musk on Tesla buying SolarCity: ‘It’s a no-brainer’

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / MAY 8, 2013
                                Solar City foremen, Shelton Guerrero, left, and Quinton Kamaunu install solar panel on roof of home. Solar City, Marine Corps Base Hawaii and Navy Region Hawaii launch a project to install solar panels on 6,500 homes of military families. The installation will total 24 megawatts of generating capacity.

Updated on  June 21, 2016 at 3:20 pm
Tesla Motors Inc. is offering to buy SolarCity Corp., another company controlled by Elon Musk, who is chief executive officer of the electric-car maker and chairman of the solar company. Read More
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                                San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Jake Peavy throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays Saturday in St. Petersburg, Fla.

SEC says Peavy, Sanchez among athletes defrauded in Ponzi-like scheme

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                                San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Jake Peavy throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays Saturday in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Updated on  June 21, 2016 at 1:19 pm
Federal investigators say various professional athletes, including San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy and Denver Broncos quarterback Mark Sanchez, were cheated out of at least $30 million in a Ponzi-like scheme run by their investment adviser. Read More
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                                In this photo provided by the Office of the City Mayor, Davao City, presumptive president-elect Rodrigo Duterte answers questions from the media during a news conference in Davao city southern Philippines on May 16.

Duterte government targets 30 percent drop in Philippine poverty

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                                In this photo provided by the Office of the City Mayor, Davao City, presumptive president-elect Rodrigo Duterte answers questions from the media during a news conference in Davao city southern Philippines on May 16.
Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s economic team said Monday it wants to cut the country’s poverty rate by at least 30 to 35 percent during his 6-year term, focusing on projects to lift the rural poor. Read More
STAR-ADVERTISER / AUG. 2012
                                The UFC Gym in Kakaako opened in August 2012. UFC Gym said today it is adding a third BJ Penn gym on Oahu at the Town Center of Mililani this fall.

BJ Penn to open gym in Mililani this fall

STAR-ADVERTISER / AUG. 2012
                                The UFC Gym in Kakaako opened in August 2012. UFC Gym said today it is adding a third BJ Penn gym on Oahu at the Town Center of Mililani this fall.

Updated on  June 20, 2016 at 3:17 pm
Santa Ana, Calif.-based UFC Gym said today it is adding a third BJ Penn gym on Oahu at the Town Center of Mililani this fall. Read More
STAR-ADVERTISER / SEPT. 2004
                                From left: Choon Hi Lee, Kyung Hi Bae and Soo Kyung Lee of Manoa enjoyed a shabu shabu dish at Imanas Tei in Moiliili. The restaurant, located at 2626 S. King Street near University Avenue, placed behind No. 1 Raku, in Las Vegas; second-ranked Sushi Yasuda in New York City; Sushi Ran, in San Francisco; and Brushstroke in New York City on the TimeOut.com list of the best Japanese restaurants in the U.S..

Honolulu Japanese restaurant ranks among top 5 in U.S.

STAR-ADVERTISER / SEPT. 2004
                                From left: Choon Hi Lee, Kyung Hi Bae and Soo Kyung Lee of Manoa enjoyed a shabu shabu dish at Imanas Tei in Moiliili. The restaurant, located at 2626 S. King Street near University Avenue, placed behind No. 1 Raku, in Las Vegas; second-ranked Sushi Yasuda in New York City; Sushi Ran, in San Francisco; and Brushstroke in New York City on the TimeOut.com list of the best Japanese restaurants in the U.S..

Updated on  June 20, 2016 at 7:35 pm
Imanas Tei in Moiliili is the only Japanese restaurant in Hawaii named on the TimeOut.com list of the best Japanese restaurants in the U.S., and it ranked at No. 5. Read More
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                                Customers looked at Apple iPhone 6S models on display at an Apple Store in Beijing on June 18. A Chinese regulator ordered Apple Inc. to stop selling two versions of its iPhone 6 in the city of Beijing after finding it looks too much like a competitor, but Apple says sales are going ahead while it appeals.

Apple ordered to suspend iPhone 6 sales in Beijing

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                                Customers looked at Apple iPhone 6S models on display at an Apple Store in Beijing on June 18. A Chinese regulator ordered Apple Inc. to stop selling two versions of its iPhone 6 in the city of Beijing after finding it looks too much like a competitor, but Apple says sales are going ahead while it appeals.
A Chinese regulator has ordered Apple Inc. to stop selling two versions of its iPhone 6 in Beijing after finding they look too much like a competitor, but Apple says sales are going ahead while it appeals. Read More
STAR-ADVERTISER.COM / NOV. 2004
                                Maui Memorial Medical Center

Court allows transfer of Maui County hospitals to continue

STAR-ADVERTISER.COM / NOV. 2004
                                Maui Memorial Medical Center

Updated on  June 17, 2016 at 6:34 pm
A federal court issued an order today allowing the state to resume the transfer of three public hospitals on Maui and Lanai to Kaiser Permanente Hawaii, after temporarily blocking the transition last month. Read More
JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                An employee in plain clothes walks out of the Haleiwa Beach House restaurant on June 3 in Haleiwa. State officials ordered Haleiwa Beach House to close after confirming that sewage was spilling from its wastewater system into a neighboring property near a fishpond frequently visited by children.

Haleiwa Beach House fined for seating capacity violation

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                                An employee in plain clothes walks out of the Haleiwa Beach House restaurant on June 3 in Haleiwa. State officials ordered Haleiwa Beach House to close after confirming that sewage was spilling from its wastewater system into a neighboring property near a fishpond frequently visited by children.

Updated on  June 17, 2016 at 6:34 pm
The North Shore’s Haleiwa Beach House restaurant received a $5,000 fine for relocating five chairs from its bar area to the dining area, violating an agreement not to increase the seating capacity approved in 2012. Read More

Judge dismisses lawsuit in Honolulu Airport squabble

A federal judge in California this week dismissed a lawsuit filed by a California resident because he was questioned by police following a squabble with another family who was waiting in a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) line. Read More

Hawaii unemployment rate in May holds at 3.2%

Hawaii’s unemployment rate remained at 3.2 percent in May as the number of people entering the labor force shrunk. Read More
Updated on  June 17, 2016 at 6:39 pm

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