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Accessed on 01 February 2019, 1315 UTC, Post 18357.
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HONOLULU — There was a half-empty bottle of vodka inside the pickup truck a suspected drunken driver plowed into a crowded Honolulu intersection, killing three people, according to a police statement filed in court Thursday.
The Hawaii Police Department said it will bolster its traffic patrols and step up impaired driving checkpoints during Super Bowl weekend.
HONOLULU — Airbnb is pushing back against Hawaii’s attempt to find tax delinquents by subpoenaing 10 years’ worth of invoices, receipts and other records from the home-sharing platform’s island hosts, calling it an unprecedented, “massive intrusion” that violates state and federal law.
Hamakua hunters are concerned about losing access to lands near Ookala after Big Island Dairy was given the go-ahead to install a gate on an internal road that not only leads to its facilities but has long-served as an ingress for those headed to neighboring hunting grounds.