Hawaii State News, late evening edition, 06 Jan 2019

Welcome to the Sunday evening edition of “Hawaii News Digest.”  Views expressed in this Hawaii news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Today’s post cites stories compiled by the “Honolulu Star-Advertiser”, “Hawaii News Now”, and the “Associated Press.”  Here are the details:

Accessed on 07 January 2019, 0550 UTC, Post 18222.



“Honolulu Star-Advertiser”, 06 January 2019.

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Help sought locating missing Mililani woman
Honolulu police are asking for the public’s help in locating a 48-year-old Mililani woman.
FACEBOOK LIVE: Former President Barack Obama speaks at University of Hawaii
Former President Barack Obama is addressing 21 young people chosen by the Obama Foundation as emerging leaders today at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Hawaiian Airlines to celebrate its final Boeing 767 flight
Hawaiian Airlines will mark completion of its last Boeing 767 flight with a special ceremony Monday at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport.
Firefighters rescue stranded hiker on Kauai
Kauai firefighters rescued a stranded hiker in Kokee on Saturday after the hiker was forced to spend the night on Haeleele Ridge without any water.
Hilo man dies in police custody following arrest
Hawaii County police say a 63-year-old Hilo man died today following his arrest for drunken driving after the man crashed his motorcycle into the back of a car.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ wins at Golden Globes in upset
NEW YORK >> In a Golden Globes chock full of upsets, the Freddie Mercury biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” took best picture, drama, over Bradley Cooper’s heavily favored “A Star is Born” and Glenn Close bested Lady Gaga for best actress.
76th Annual Golden Globe Awards red carpet arrivals
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Huge trash-collecting boom in Pacific Ocean breaks apart
LOS ANGELES >> A trash collection device deployed to corral plastic litter floating in the Pacific Ocean between California and Hawaii has broken apart and will be hauled back to dry land for repairs.
Can Nick Saban’s dynasty at Alabama reach new heights?
SAN JOSE, Calif. >> Alabama coach Nick Saban and Clemson coach Dabo Swinney went through the familiar routine today.
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