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Kuuipo Leinaala Nihipali and Ashley Rose Nihipali will stand trial in November. Bail has been set at $1 million each. Read more
Single-family homes sold for a median $835,000 in July, up 5.8% from $789,500 in the same month last year. The prior record was $812,500 in September. Read more
The Department of Health’s annual Stop Flu at School program offers free flu shots to children in kindergarten through eighth grade in an effort to reduce the spread of the virus and risk of serious illness. Read more
Caldwell said this morning that the city is “investigating a couple hundred violations right now.”Read more
Police said an unknown male suspect grabbed the victim from behind while the girl was running on Manoa Road at about 4:50 p.m. Monday. Read more
Steve Sarkisian keeps hitting the jackpot when it comes to quarterbacks and other offensive playmakers. Read more
A juvenile female seal that was rescued in a critically ill state in March was recently released back to the wild on Kauai, according to monk seal hospital Ke Kai Ola. Read more
The wet and humid pattern is expected to last across the state through midweek due to light winds and the plume of moisture. Read more
El Paso opened a grief center today to help people cope with last weekend’s mass shooting at a Walmart, in which 22 people, nearly all with Latino last names, were killed and many others were wounded. Read more
Prompted to act by the bloodshed in Dayton, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine proposed a package of measures that he says will address mass shootings, declaring, “We can come together to do these things to save lives.” Read more
The company plans to begin sales in late 2019. Read more
A nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System is scheduled to begin at 8:20 a.m. Wednesday in Hawaii. Read more
The victim has been identified as Reginald Little Brave, 38, of Pahoa. Read more
Shooter Santino William Legan, 19, appeared to be interested in conflicting violent ideologies, but authorities still have not determined a motive for the July 28 attack that killed three people, including two children, said John Bennett, the FBI’s agent in charge in San Francisco. Read more
Police said the victim, 24, was taken via a private vehicle to a hospital where she was treated for the nose fracture. Read more
China warned that it will be “only a matter of time” before it punishes those behind two months of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong that have increasingly devolved into violent clashes with law enforcement. Read more
Police said the suspect assaulted his younger brother with the screwdriver on Punawainui Street at about 4:20 p.m. Monday, causing a puncture wound to his left shoulder. Read more
Barneys New York is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, the latest retailer to buckle as shoppers move online. Read more
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf announced that Morrison died Monday night at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. Read more