Hawaii Island News, evening edition, 17 June 2018

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“Hawaii News Now” via https://feedly.com, 17 June 2018.

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Here are some last minute news headlines to take you into Monday morning.  Views expressed in this Hawaii News summary are those of the reporters and  correspondents.


Strong earthquake hits Osaka in western Japan, no tsunami

A strong earthquake has shaken the city of Osaka in western Japan. There are reports of scattered damage including broken glass and concrete.
Six overheated hikers rescued from Diamond Head trail

A group of hikers needed emergency medical assistance Sunday morning near the end of their hike at Diamond Head.
Honolulu firefighters respond to car fire on H-1 Freeway

A raging car fire on the freeway Sunday afternoon caught the attention of several drivers on the H-1 Freeway.
Couple sailing from Hawaii to Washington rescued by Coast Guard

The Coast Guard rescued a husband and wife off a sailing vessel 180 miles off the coast of Grays Harbor, Washington, Saturday morning.
Lawyers to present final arguments in Mafia boss trial

Attorneys are preparing to make their final pitches to jurors in the case of a former New England Mafia boss charged in the 1993 killing of a nightclub owner.
HDOT announces new lane and ramp closures for Kalanianaole Highway

Lane and ramp closures are planned for areas of eastbound Kalanianaole Highway next week.
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Until next time,
Russ Roberts