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Both suspects fled the scene with boxes of cigarettes and money taken from the register. Read more
An Oahu grand jury returned an indictment July 31 against Seth Owens, charging him with two counts of first-degree sexual assault and three counts of third-degree sexual assault involving a girl younger than 14 years old. Read more
An arraignment hearing for George Alexis Theros, 76, was held at The Queen’s Medical Center instead of federal court in Honolulu. Read more
The Honolulu Department of Parks and Recreation’s online registration for free classes and programs will resume at 9 a.m. Thursday, following technical difficulties that resulted in a two-day delay. Read more
None of the officers sustained life-threatening injuries and they’ve been released from the hospital. Read more
A 34-year-old woman was found unresponsive about 100 yards off Makua Beach today. Read more
Nearly three dozen young people have been hospitalized around the country in recent weeks for severe respiratory problems after vaping either nicotine or marijuana, stumping doctors treating them. Read more
The yield on the 10-year Treasury briefly dropped below the two-year yield today, an ominous signal that has predicted past recessions. Read more
Television network CBS will combine the season premiere episodes of two series shot in Hawaii during a Sunset on the Beach screening at Queen’s Surf Beach on Sept. 19. Read more
He was originally from Hermosa Beach, Calif., and a former physics teacher and outreach counselor at Kalakaua Middle School, according to his Facebook page. Read more
If he is tried as an adult, the teen could face life in prison because Corpus was over 60 years old. Read more
The payment dispute follows a hospital services agreement that expired on May 30 after the parties were unable to come to terms on a new contract.Read more
Heat indexes, which measure what it feels like when humidity and temperature are combined, are expected to soar beyond the mid-90s in some locations today. Read more
King noted, “It’s not the baby’s fault for the sin of the father, or of the mother.”Read more
The pictures show 500 or more vehicles sitting on and around the soccer stadium at the Shenzhen Bay Sports Center just across the harbor from the Asian financial hub. Read more
Police said the suspect allegedly brandished a handgun and demanded money from a 47-year-old teller. Read more
On a beautiful night under the Maui moonlight, Paul Simon showed a few thousand fans that retirement has not dulled his skills in the slightest. Read more
Federal judge Royce Lamberth issued the sentence after a succession of friends and relatives requested leniency for Nicholas Slatten, who was found guilty of first-degree murder by a jury in December. Read more
Today’s poll had the two-time defending conference champion Mustangs receiving five first-place votes and 77 points with the Rainbow Wahine getting the remaining four votes and 76 points. Read more
The move, and Cuccinelli’s defense, prompted an outcry from Democrats and immigration advocates who said the policy would favor wealthier immigrants and disadvantage those from poorer countries in Latin America and Africa. Read more
Last week’s accident on the White Sea has led to speculation about what happened and what type of weapon was involved. Read more