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An off-duty lifeguard spotted two sharks behaving aggressively 30 yards to 50 yards offshore at Bellows Air Force Station this afternoon. Lifeguards immediately cleared the water and posted warning signs.

Quick-thinking witnesses on Kauai this afternoon scrawled an SOS message on the sand to alert the Coast Guard to a man who had been pulled offshore by a rip current.

With a massive first-half run, Aaron Valdes and Hawaii coasted to a 94-63 victory in their latest meeting with Division II neighbor Chaminade, this time at the Neal S. Blaisdell Center on Friday night.

An 18-year-old woman was critically injured in a pedestrian accident in Pearl City, Emergency Medical Services reported.

A 22-year-old man was seriously injured Friday when he apparently lost control of his motorcycle and crashed on Farrington Highway in Waipahu.

Maui fire rescue personnel assisted eight people swept away by a strong current in waters off Kaanapali on Friday afternoon.

Hawaii County police detectives on Friday arrested a 22-year-old Mountain View man on suspicion of second-degree murder.

Hawaii island police have charged a 24-year-old man in connection with the robbery of a convenience store in Hilo on Tuesday.

Kauai police arrested three people suspected of stealing cars in separate incidents over the last two months.

Hawaii County police on Friday released a 33-year-old Mountain View woman who had been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and theft of a vehicle in connection with an officer-involved shooting in Puna.

The Hawaii Health Connector has extended the deadline for residents to enroll in health insurance that takes effect on Jan. 1.

Sailor Matt Mitchell is suing two-time defending America's Cup champion Oracle Team USA for the $68,000 he has spent on legal fees fighting accusations he helped illegally alter a catamaran used in a warmup regatta.

A video released Friday shows Ray Rice's then-fiancee crying and kissing him while they are both handcuffed and being taken to jail by police officers after Rice punched her in a casino elevator.

Duke Ueli Viena is charged with misdemeanor public peace disturbance in the local court system in the American territory.

Caesars Entertainment officials say they have a plan to shed $10 billion in debt from its weighed-down operations division and the OK from some creditors, putting Caesars Entertainment Operating Company on track to file for bankruptcy by mid-January to reorganize finances on its own terms.

Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps pleaded guilty to drunken driving on Friday, almost three months after he was arrested after leaving a Baltimore casino.

The Kauai County Council has killed a bill that could have resulted in higher taxes for companies researching genetically modified crops.

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh is declining to respond to reports that he is weighing an offer from Michigan to become the new football coach at his alma mater.

Hellman's mayonnaise maker Unilever says that it has withdrawn its lawsuit against the maker of "Just Mayo."

If the U.S. government's claim is correct that North Korea was involved in the unprecedented hack attack on Sony Pictures that scuttled Seth Rogen's latest comedy, no one can say they weren't warned. The movie, "The Interview," pushed all of North Korea's buttons.

Power has been restored to Lanai, which suffered a outage that cut electricity to most of the island Thursday morning.

Lauren Hill's basketball career is finished. The freshman at Mount St. Joseph decided Wednesday to give up her playing career after achieving her goal of scoring in a game even as she fights an inoperable brain tumor.

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