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Accessed on 21 August 2019, 1500 UTC, Post 19399.
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Hawaii County police are now issuing about 100 citations per day to vehicles parked or traveling near the Mauna Kea protest site. Read more
The woman, 62, was traveling southbound on Opoi Street at Mariner’s Cove when, for unknown reasons, she failed to stop and ended up in the lagoon. Read more
Keanu Reeves and Lana Wachowski are returning to the world of “The Matrix.” Read more
Twitter Inc. and Facebook Inc.’s move to close accounts that the companies said were backed by China and attempting to manipulate news about the protests in Hong Kong drew swift backlash from Chinese state media and internet users. Read more
A 500-year-old mummy of an Incan girl has been returned to Bolivia some 129 years after it was donated to the Michigan State University Museum, marking what an official says is the first time human remains of archaeological importance have been repatriated to the Andean country. Read more
Arizona universities are moving to expand access to a tuition rate paid by immigrants living in the country illegally who graduated from Arizona high schools after President Donald Trump’s administration froze enrollment in a program that shielded them from deportation. Read more
The Oct. 3 NBA preseason game at the Stan Sheriff Center sold out almost immediately after tickets went on sale today. Read more
The nene, or Hawaiian geese, appear to like the Kauai resort, despite years of efforts to move them. Read more
The second in command on a one-of-a-kind super secret attack submarine has been relieved of duty with the Navy now investigating his personal conduct, the U.S. Pacific Fleet Submarine Force said today. Read more
The stabbing occurred at about 6:10 a.m. at a residence on Kulaapuni Street.Read more
A clothing entrepreneur is set to become the first fashion designer to represent a Hawaiian collection in London, a report said. Read more
Anna Neubauer will succeed Interim CEO Martha Armstrong in mid-October. Read more
Gen. David Berger, the new U.S. Marines commandant, acknowledged Wednesday that he is concerned about deteriorating relations between Japan and South Korea, both key regional allies, but expressed hopes politicians would work out a resolution. Read more
Honolulu firefighters responded to a two-alarm fire at a home in Kailua. Read more
Hamada General Store pays tribute to the original H. Hamada Store, which closed in Kakaako in 2007. Read more
Police reopened both directions of Kalanianaole Highway near Kealahou Street at around 4 p.m. Read more
Showing a fresh willingness to play politics along religious and racial lines, President Donald Trump said American Jewish people who vote for Democrats show “either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty.” Read more
Little League has strict rules on how many pitches a player can throw before having to take a rest day. Managers have to decide, often before a game starts, how many pitches they want their starters to throw. Read more
Bid on Hollywood memorabilia, stage costumes, wine goblets and over 100 items from Jim Nabors’ estate
The online auction offers hundreds of items from the estate of the late actor best known for his TV role as Gomer Pyle. Read more
Louisiana State University officials have issued an all-clear after a report of an armed intruder on campus today. Read more
Statewide occupancy in July grew to 85.2% up 1 percentage point from July 2018, according to data released today. Read more
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