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Accessed on 27 July 2019, 0500 UTC, Post 19265.
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University of Hawaii meeting on Mauna Kea rules will be postponed until Aug. 30. Read more
The Supreme Court said today that it would lift a freeze on the money put in place by a lower court. Read more
After the death today of the victim of a purse-snatching incident Sunday, CrimeStoppers and the Honolulu Police Department are asking members of the public for tips in locating a male suspect wanted for manslaughter. Read more
Positive identification is pending. Read more
Kauai firefighters rescued a 59-year-old man who was kite surfing off Wailua on Thursday evening. Read more
Hawaii island now has four licensed medical cannabis dispensaries, bringing the statewide total to 11. Read more
The solar project is meant as a first step toward clean energy independence and a way to power all 12 of the reservation communities in North and South Dakota. Read more
Pamela Bordeaux, 55, is free on $1 million bail and house arrest pending trial Feb. 3. Read more
“We think a lot of the reason we’ve had so many record temperatures is due to the elevated sea temperatures that we have.” Read more
Broken down by gender, 21% of girls in middle and high school reported being bullied online or by text message in the 2016-17 school year, compared with less than 7% of boys. Read more
Apple recently sent a letter to the Trump administration warning that the U.S. economy and its ability to compete will hurt if its products are hit with the tariffs. Read more
The move comes after Mueller’s testimony Wednesday to Congress saying he had not “exculpated” President Donald Trump. Read more
Sherra Wright also pleaded guilty to facilitation of a criminal attempt to commit first-degree murder in a hearing in Shelby County Criminal Court. Read more
Pelosi told reporters that “I don’t think we have that many differences” despite some sharp words back and forth recently with “AOC,” as she’s referred to by her 4.9 million followers on Twitter. Read more
Sprint and T-Mobile combined would now approach the size of Verizon and AT&T. Read more
FIFA wants its ruling council to fast-track expansion of the next Women’s World Cup to 32 teams. Read more
A visitor from Kentucky died today after falling approximately 45 feet off a cliff on Maui. Read more
The test came amid heightened tensions between Iran and the West, mainly over the safety of commercial shipping in the Persian Gulf and the Strait of Hormuz. Read more
A 57-year-old man was killed today in a single-vehicle rollover crash in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park. Read more
The new rules will allow immigration officers nationwide to deport anyone who has been here illegally for less than two years. Read more
New York City’s worker protection department said today that American Airlines is violating the city’s sick leave law by retaliating against workers who use sick days or not letting them use the sick leave they’ve accrued. Read more
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