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Accessed on 08 September 2019, 1430 UTC, Post 19488.
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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
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
The University of Hawaii football team held on for a 31-28 victory over Oregon State tonight before an Aloha Stadium crowd of 25,141, raising UH’s record to 2-0 and dropping OSU to 0-2. Read more
A 35-year-old male was found dead in Kalihi tonight at a homeless camp near 1570 Perry St. Read more
The temporary steel plate came loose after a heavy vehicle apparently caused the road surface to collapse. Read more
Honolulu firefighters battled a brush fire in Makaha today. Read more
President Donald Trump said he canceled a secret weekend meeting at Camp David with Taliban and Afghanistan leaders after a bombing in the past week in Kabul that killed 12 people, including an American soldier, and has called off peace negotiations with the insurgent group. Read more
Tua Tagovailoa’s first throw went backward to Henry Ruggs III, who sprinted 75 yards to the end zone. Read more
Central Florida’s Dillon Gabriel made his completions count. 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
Dorian arrived on Canada’s Atlantic coast today with heavy rain and powerful winds, toppling a construction crane in Halifax and knocking out power for more than 300,000 people a day after the storm wreaked havoc on North Carolina’s Outer Banks. Read more
Bianca Andreescu knew this would happen, because she knows all about Serena Williams. Looked up to her. Dreamed of playing her. 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
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
Hawaii beats Oregon State 31-28. 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
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