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A Honolulu police officer and a male suspect were shot around 1:40 p.m. today near Pokai Bay.Read more
It is the fourth fatal fire in Honolulu this month. Read more
Some strengthening is forecast during the next 48 hours before weakening is predicted to start late Wednesday, according to the National Hurricance Center. Read more
The bulk of the hacked data consisted of information supplied by consumers and small businesses who applied for credit cards between 2005 and early 2019. Read more
Honolulu police have closed the westbound lanes of Kapiolani Boulevard at Mahukona Street. Read more
Rona Suzuki replaces Linda Chu Takayama, who will begin serving as the governor’s chief of staff on Aug. 1. Read more
HPD officers used a battering ram to smash the door open. Read more
Rep. John Ratcliffe’s lack of relevant experience is even more striking at a time when current and former government officials expect Russia to interfere in the 2020 presidential election. Read more
Echoes and chaos of a deadly 2011 shootout between rival motorcycle gangs in a northern Nevada casino are set to be retold in a Las Vegas federal courtroom in coming weeks, during a racketeering trial of eight Vagos members charged with being part of a broad criminal enterprise in several Western states. Read more
While he was already assured of a PGA Tour card for next season with his good results, the victory gives him membership immediately, with his points retroactive. Read more
The count of victims potentially could rise when authorities have searched all areas involved, state prisons chief Jarbas Vasconcelos said at a news conference. Read more
Kyle Giersdorf, of Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, won $3 million as the first Fortnite World Cup solo champion. Read more
The Fed under Chairman Jerome Powell has signaled that rising economic pressures — notably from President Donald Trump’s trade wars and from a global slowdown — have become cause for concern. Read more
The fire at 14-3451 Mauna Kea Road was reported at 9:01 p.m. Sunday. Read more
Immigrants who fear persecution because of their family ties will no longer be eligible for asylum under a new rule issued by U.S. Attorney General William Barr. Read more
Police responded in less than a minute and killed Legan, who legally purchased an “AK-47-type” gun this month in Nevada. Read more
Major U.S. stock indexes closed mostly lower today as investors turned cautious ahead of a key Federal Reserve interest policy announcement and other potentially market-moving developments on tap for this week. Read more
Lassner was led up the blocked Mauna Kea Access Road to where the kupuna were waiting, and approached the Hawaiian elders with a broad smile. Read more
U.S. Central Command confirmed that two U.S. troops were killed, but provided no details. Read more
Hawaii County firefighters recovered two people who were injured in a two-vehicle crash in Honokaa this morning. Read more
B.J. Penn will fight Nik Lentz at lightweight before the end of the year. Read more