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Accessed on 05 August 2019, 0450 UTC, Post 19316.
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Moisture associated with Flossie will spread over portions of the state on Monday, bringing the potential for heavy rainfall, according to the Central Pacific Hurricane Center. Read more
The shooting that killed 20 people at a crowded El Paso department store will be handled as a domestic terrorism case, federal authorities said today as they weighed hate-crime charges against the suspected gunman that could carry the death penalty.Read more
Gov. David Ige has ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff today following mass shootings in Texas and Ohio. Read more
The shooter who killed nine people and injured dozens when he opened fire early today in a popular nightlife area of Dayton, Ohio, before being quickly killed by police was a man in his 20s named Connor Betts, a law enforcement official said. Read more
Three separate main breaks in Hawaii Kai are affecting water service and vehicular traffic. Read more
Eagles linebacker Kamu Grugier-Hill has a sprained ligament in his left knee and is expected to miss several weeks. Read more
Honolulu police are investigating the discovery of 19-year-old man with suspicious injuries found on the side of Kalanianaole Highway in Waimanalo this morning. Read more
In the border town of El Paso, Texas, a shooter opened fire and left 20 people dead and more than two dozen injured. Hours later in Dayton, Ohio, a shooter killed 9 people and injured at least 27 others. Read more
Heathrow Airport officials and labor union leaders averted the start of a two-day strike by workers at Europe’s busiest airport, agreeing to keep on talking with a mediator’s help for at least another day. Read more
“Hobbs & Shaw” sped away with $180.8 million in its worldwide debut, including $60.8 million domestically — a strong opening that dethroned “The Lion King” after a two-week reign. Read more
London police say a teenager has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a child was thrown from the 10th floor viewing platform at the Tate Modern museum. Read more
Tom Brady has never known what it’s like to play out the final season of a contract in his 20-year NFL career, and the New England Patriots superstar quarterback isn’t about to find out. Read more
As the nation reeled from two mass shootings in less than a day, President Trump spent the first hours after the tragedies out of sight at his New Jersey golf course. Read more
Hinako Shibuno of Japan finished with a birdie to win the Women’s British Open by one shot over Lizette Salas as she wrapped up a stunning major championship debut. Read more
It took just 30 seconds in Ohio and zero bullets in Texas for officers to stop two mass shooters this weekend, but not before 29 people were killed and about 50 injured in less than 24 hours. Read more
Live updates from tonight’s high school football games. Read more
Bystanders came to the aid of a 19-year-old man who suffered injuries to his head and upper body today after jumping off China Walls into rough seas. Read more
The state Department of Transportation has renewed efforts to push for barriers at Laniakea, also known as Turtle Beach, in the wake of a child being struck Thursday by a vehicle at the congested stretch of North Shore roadway where tourists frequently stop to see sea turtles. Read more
A water main break has closed Keahole Street in both directions between the Hawaii Kai Shopping Center and Hawaii Kai Drive this evening. Read more
Rain from the passing Tropical Storm Erick today helped fire crews contain a brush fire that broke out on Maui Thursday. Read more
USGS scientist Don Swanson says the pond has grown in size over the past week. Read more