Thursday, November 26, 2015         
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2 injured after tree falls on building at Queen's

By Star-Advertiser Staff Posted 9:14 a.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
Eleven firefighters from two fire companies were called to the Queen’s Medical Center after a large tree fell on an administrative building. A Queen’s spokeswoman said no patients were injured.

Armed man robs another man of vehicle, wallet in Kalihi

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted 9:55 p.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
A man robbed a man at gunpoint of his wallet and vehicle in Kalihi on Wednesday.

City: No parking at Lanikai for Thanksgiving weekend

By Star-Advertiser Staff Posted 9:26 a.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
No vehicles will be permitted to park on the right side of the road along the Lanikai loop through the four-day Thanksgiving weekend, city officials warn.

Firefighters block off Makiki house while gas leak repaired

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted 6:12 p.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
Honolulu firefighters blocked off a residence at 2009 Makiki St. in response to a gas leak Wednesday afternoon.

Mariota, Titans eager to snap 10-game skid at home

By Teresa M. Walker Posted 2:44 p.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
The Tennessee Titans have not won in their own stadium since Oct. 12, 2014.

Protesters to target Chicago shopping area on Black Friday

By Associated Press Posted 6:44 p.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
Small groups of demonstrators gathered throughout the day Wednesday to protest the death of a black teen shot 16 times by a white police officer, and they urged supporters to join them in trying to shut down Chicago's famous Michigan Avenue shopping district during the Black Friday shopping bonanza.

At funeral for slain Minneapolis man, vow to seek justice

By Associated Press Posted 6:46 p.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
Hundreds of people filled a Minneapolis church on Wednesday for the funeral of a black man whose death in a confrontation with police has sparked days of ongoing protests, while charges were pending against four men suspected in a shooting that wounded several of the protesters.

Frank Gifford suffered head trauma associated with football

By Associated Press Posted 2:56 p.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
The family of Pro Football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford says signs of the degenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy were found in his brain after his death.

Former boxing champion O'Neil Bell fatally shot

By Associated Press Posted 6:48 p.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
Police say a former boxing champion has been shot to death during a robbery in Atlanta.

Category 3 Sandra sets late-season record for East Pacific hurricanes

By Associated Press Posted 6:08 a.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
Hurricane Sandra has strengthened to a Category 2 storm as it swirls off Mexico's Pacific coast.

Big Island man gets 15-year prison term for 2012 fatal crash

By Associated Press Posted 8:51 a.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
A Big Island man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for causing a 2012 traffic collision that killed two women and injured seven other people.

Obama: No credible intelligence about plot against U.S.

By Associated Press Posted 7:54 a.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
President Barack Obama said there is currently no "specific and credible" intelligence indicating a terrorist plot on the United States, as he sought to reassure anxious Americans for the Thanksgiving holiday.

E. coli tied to Costco more dangerous than Chipotle outbreak

By Associated Press Posted 6:42 a.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
The strain of E. coli linked to Costco chicken salad that sickened 19 people in seven states is more likely to be life-threatening than a recent outbreak that closed some Chipotle restaurants in the Northwest.

Kailua water main break repaired; roads reopened

By Star-Advertiser Staff Posted 5:37 a.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
Board of Water Supply crews have completed repairs to a 12-inch water main break in Kailua this evening.

Revised nuclear deal between S. Korea, U.S. to enter into effect

Posted 7:47 p.m. HST, Nov 24, 2015
South Korea said a new nuclear treaty with the United States that will govern its commercial nuclear activities for the next 20 years is set to enter into effect.

No. 5 Kansas wins Maui Invitational

By Brian McInnis Posted 7:04 p.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
LAHAINA >> Fifth-ranked Kansas took control in the second half and defeated No. 19 Vanderbilt ___ in the championship game of the 2015 Maui Jim Maui Invitational tonight.

Chaminade goes 0-3 at Maui Invitational

By Brian McInnis Posted 11:44 a.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
LAHAINA >> An eighth all-time win for host Chaminade in the Maui Jim Maui Invitational was not to be this year, as the Silverswords fell to St. John's 100-93 today at the Lahaina Civic Center.

More hunters donating meat to the hungry

By Patrick Whittle Posted 8:27 p.m. HST, Nov 24, 2015
It's a cool fall morning outside a red brick warehouse in Maine's largest city, and Don Morrison is facing a tall order. It's time to turn 40 pounds of moose and deer meat into enough shepherd's pie to feed 200 people by sundown.

State Supreme Court ruling may affect hundreds of DUI cases

By Marcel Honoré Posted 4:22 p.m. HST, Nov 25, 2015
A Hawaii Supreme Court decision today could impact hundreds of outstanding drunken driving cases across the state — and potentially force authorities to reconsider whether those arrested for drunken driving in Hawaii in recent years gave proper consent before they took a blood-alcohol test.

Boston Marathon bombing survivors brace for movies on attack

By Denise Lavoie Posted 8:12 p.m. HST, Nov 24, 2015
Less than three years after bombs killed three people and wounded more than 260 others at the Boston Marathon, two movies, a play and an HBO documentary are in the works, causing decidedly mixed feelings among some of those most touched by the tragedy.

No. 5 Kansas, No. 19 Vanderbilt to play for Maui title

By Brian McInnis Posted 7:48 p.m. HST, Nov 24, 2015
LAHAINA >> Fifth-ranked Kansas and No. 19 Vanderbilt will meet Wednesday for the championship of the 2015 Maui Jim Maui Invitational.

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