Hawaii State News 06/16/2019

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Accessed on 17 June 2019, 0115 UTC, Post 19051.

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Boeing CEO concedes ‘mistake’ with planes in 2 fatal crashes

The chief executive of Boeing said the company made a “mistake” in handling a problematic cockpit warning system in its 737 Max jets before two crashes of the top-selling plane killed 346 people, and he promised transparency as the U.S. aircraft maker tries to get the grounded model back in flight. Read more

Large protests draw apology from Hong Kong leadership

Hong Kong citizens marched for hours in a massive protest that drew a late-in-the-day apology from the city’s top leader for her handling of legislation that has stoked fears of expanding control from Beijing in this former British colony. Read more

Waianae vehicle theft suspect allegedly caught with drugs

A 34-year-old man who allegedly stole a 65-year-old man’s vehicle in Waianae was arrested early this morning while allegedly in possession of illegal drugs. Read more

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