Hawaii State News


Welcome to the Sunday evening edition of “Hawaii State News” from Hawaii News Digest. Views expressed in this Hawaii News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Content, including text, photos, images, and video, provided by the “Honolulu Star-Advertiser” unless otherwise stated.  Accessed on 10 June 2019, 0245 UTC, Post 19015.

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U.S. carrier in Persian Gulf region sends clear signal to Iran

Under a starry sky, U.S. Navy fighter jets catapulted off the aircraft carrier’s deck and flew north over the darkened waters of the northern Arabian Sea, a unmistaken signal to Iran that the foremost symbol of the American military’s global reach is back in its neighborhood, perhaps to stay. Read more

Mexico-U.S. tariff deal: Questions, concerns for migration

As Washington and Mexico City both took victory laps Saturday over a deal that headed off threatened tariffs on Mexican imports, it remained to be seen how effective it may be and migration experts raised concerns over what it could mean for people fleeing poverty and violence in Central America. Read more

Judge cuts penalty facing Navy SEAL charged with 2017 murder of teenage militant in Iraq

The decorated Navy SEAL facing a murder trial in the death of an Islamic State prisoner was freed Thursday from custody after a military judge cited interference by prosecutors. Read more

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