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Accessed on 08 September 2019, 0015 UTC, Post 19486.
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The newly formed hole in the road was created by a cement mixer traveling in front of the sedan. Read more
The Raiders made the move just hours after Brown requested his release in the latest turn in a dramatic first summer with the team. Read more
The protesters said they have heard from “multiple sources” that the clearing operation may begin as early as predawn Monday morning, and the Daniel K. Inouye Highway also known as Saddle Road may be closed as early as Sunday. Read more
Honolulu Ocean Safety responded to a 911 call for a cardiac arrest offshore Kahala Beach just before 10 a.m., officials said. Read more
Yujing Zhang, 33, who is accused of trespassing at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club and lying to Secret Service agents will be tried by a jury after frustrating the federal judge hearing her case. Read more
Joichi Ito, who took over the lab in 2011, had enjoyed strong support inside the lab, where he had helped raise more than $50 million in donations over the years. Read more
Dorian’s worst damage in the U.S. appeared to be on Ocracoke Island, which even in good weather is accessible only by boat or air and is popular with tourists for its undeveloped beaches. Read more
The Bahamian health ministry said helicopters and boats are on the way to help people in affected areas, though officials warned of delays because of severe flooding and limited access. Read more
Nurmagomedov has not fought in the 11 months since he punctuated his star-making victory over McGregor at UFC 229 in Las Vegas by scaling the fence and jumping into the crowd to fight McGregor’s entourage. Read more
The typhoon passed along South Korea’s coast has toppled trees, grounded planes and caused at least two deaths before making landfall in North Korea. Read more
Eight people were displaced this afternoon after fire engulfed a single-story home on Winant Street in Kalihi. Read more
The planes, each reportedly carrying 35 prisoners, landed almost simultaneously at Vnukovo airport in Moscow and at Kyiv’s Boryspil airport. Read more
Skyler Williams scored kills on all nine of her swings as Hawaii swept Sacramento State in the Heineken Rainbow Wahine Invitational tonight at the Stan Sheriff Center. Read more
The Hawaii Innocence Project says a former U.S. Navy sailor’s statutory rape conviction has been overturned. Read more
In the 1980s he played a key role in the prosecution of underworld hit man Ronald Ching. Read more
A federal jury found today a 43-year-old ex-federal housing department worker guilty of wire fraud and identity theft. Read more
A Maui County Council committee voted tonight to drop its U.S. Supreme Court appeal over the long-standing lawsuit challenging the Lahaina injection wells. Read more
Police said the suspect and another man were involved in an argument on Cobb Adams Road at about 1:30 p.m. Thursday when the perpetrator threatened the victim with a pistol. Read more
In this part of the Bahamas, nearly everything is gone. Read more
A convoy of several hundred vehicles driven by people objecting to the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope atop Mauna Kea is expected to make its way from Hawaii Kai to Maili on Sunday morning. Read more