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A flood advisory has been issued for Oahu until 5:45 p.m. Read more
Police and CrimeStoppers are asking for the public’s help in identifying a person of interest seen in surveillance video at all three arson cases at Waikiki hotels, and in at least one instance was connected to burglaries of guest rooms. Read more
The raids, planned months ago, happened just hours before President Donald Trump was scheduled to visit El Paso, Texas, the majority-Latino city. Read more
Two male suspects exited the Mercedes with one of the men allegedly armed with a handgun. Read more
Isaiah B. Kaisa, 32, allegedly shot the man twice in the mid-torso and stole the victim’s vehicle. Read more
Cafe Duck Butt and DB Grill — restaurants know for Korean cuisine — are developing an Italian restaurant, opening in Kapolei Commons late this year, the shopping center developer announced today. Read more
FedEx says it will no longer make ground deliveries for Amazon as the online shopping giant builds its own fleet and becomes more of a threat to delivery companies. Read more
Some extremism experts believe that may not be an accident. Read more
Outside Miami Valley Hospital, at least 200 protesters gathered, hoping to send a message to the president by calling for action. Read more
The boy was flown to the hospital for a possible concussion and fractured skull, according to court documents. Read more
Two Hawaii performers make their national debut on “Rent” when the production visits Oahu in December. Read more
The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency and City and County of Honolulu will conduct siren testing in Kaaawa, Kaneohe and Kahala on Friday. Read more
The company said in a regulatory filing Tuesday the closings are part of its previously announced plan to trim costs by $1.5 billion in a few years. Read more
There’s no proof that cannabis can relieve morning sickness, and mainstream medicine advises against use in pregnancy. But the National Institute on Drug Abuse is pressing for more solid evidence. Read more
A non-aggressive shark under 8 feet was reported 10 to 20 feet from shore.Read more
Consumer borrowing slowed in June to the smallest increase in three months as a jump in auto loans and student loans was offset by a big drop in borrowing on credit cards. Read more
Back-to-back mass shootings in Texas and Ohio brought the total number of mass killings so far this year to 23, leaving 131 people dead. Read more
Law enforcement officers with rifles and body armor patrolled the area and a helicopter hovered overhead. 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