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Ragan Smith wins first U.S. championship title win

The Ragan Smith that earned a spot as an alternate to the U.S. women’s Olympic gymnastics team last summer got by on precision, precociousness and more than a dash of charm. Read More

UH releases 2017-18 hoops schedule

The Hawaii basketball team’s complete 2017-18 schedule was released today, including 20 home games at the Stan Sheriff Center. Read More

Umpires end protest, will meet with Commissioner Manfred

Major League Baseball umpires have ended their protest of what they called “abusive player behavior” after Commissioner Rob Manfred offered to meet with their union’s governing board. Read More

Wahine an instant winner in soccer again

Updated on  August 20, 2017 at 10:09 pm
Raisa Strom-Okimoto scored from 25 yards straightaway in the 100th minute to give the Hawaii soccer team a 2-1 overtime victory over Fairfield tonight at Waipio Peninsula Soccer Stadium. Read More

New York Police officers rally in support of Colin Kaepernick

Dozens of current and retired officers from the New York Police Department rallied this morning in support of Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers player lionized and reviled for refusing to stand during the national anthem. Read More

MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest ‘abusive’ treatment

Major League Baseball umpires wore white wristbands during games today, protesting “abusive player behavior” after Detroit second baseman Ian Kinsler was fined but not suspended for his recent verbal tirade against ump Angel Hernandez. Read More

Mariota, Titans slip past Panthers for preseason win

Updated on  August 19, 2017 at 8:35 pm
Marcus Mariota and the rest of the Titans offense finally got going in the preseason. With some help from the Panthers. Read More

Liukin creates upbeat approach at USA Gymnastics

Updated on  August 19, 2017 at 7:19 pm
The Italian beach outside their hotel beckoned to the group of American teenage girls, many on their first major international assignment as seniors for the U.S. women’s national gymnastics team. Read More

With betting and $200K for winner, online World Cup pays

In the days after Neymar’s world-record transfer, Paris Saint-Germain was wrapping up another ground-breaking signing. One less costly and lacking the Brazilian’s fanfare. Read More

Lau’s kick helps Wahine soccer win in OT

Updated on  August 18, 2017 at 11:16 pm
Sarah Lau scored on a pass from Kiri Dale to give the Hawaii soccer team a 2-1 win over Utah Valley in overtime in the OHANA Hotels Outrigger Shootout tonight at Waipio Peninsula Soccer Stadium. Read More

Saints’ Te’o reconnects with Chargers pals in joint practice

Updated on  August 18, 2017 at 4:26 pm
Manti Te’o has been surrounded by friends while his New Orleans Saints held two joint practices this week with the Chargers, his team for the previous four seasons. Read More