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Our lead story concerns a 50-year-old man who faces a variety of charges in the death of a teen-age boy.
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Richard Obrero was charged Saturday with five counts of murder and attempted murder combined and one firearm violation. Read more
A 29-year-0ld man was arrested in Ewa Beach after he threatened another man and punched his own wife, police said. Read more
According to an alert sent at 11:55 a.m., “several 4-5 foot sharks” were spotted feeding on fish in the bay approximately 10 to 30 yards from shore. Read more
The U.S. Coast Guard is asking for the public’s help in identifying an unmanned kayak discovered adrift about one-and-a-half miles south of Diamond Head today Read more
Police in the Russian city of St. Petersburg plan to interrogate a prominent professor who has been detained on suspicion of killing a female student after he was pulled from a frigid river with a backpack containing severed arms. Read more
LSU is an overwhelming No. 1 in the Associated Press college football poll after beating Alabama in a 1-2 matchup, and Minnesota moved into the top 10 for the first time in 57 years. Read more
The woman in her 40s was kidnapped in North Las Vegas on Oct. 30, authorities said. Read more
A squatter was found in unit 403. Read more
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says about 500 or 600 U.S. troops will remain in Syria to counter Islamic State fighters. Read more
Part of a scenic route at Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park opened today after the Kilauea eruption closed it in 2018. Read more
A person with knowledge of the decision says Arkansas has fired football coach Chad Morris after 22 games and no Southeastern Conference victories. Read more
A 33-year-old man was arrested Friday after he punched a woman several times in a vehicle in Papakolea, police said. Read more
Iran said an open Revolutionary Court case involving an ex-FBI agent who disappeared there in 2007 on an unauthorized CIA mission “was a missing person” filing, not a sign that the man was being prosecuted. Read more
Buckling under mounting pressure, Bolivian President Evo Morales called for new elections following deadly nationwide protests over a disputed vote he claimed to have won. Read more
Novak Djokovic took full advantage of Matteo Berrettini’s erratic forehand to beat the Italian in the opening match of the ATP Finals. Read more
Joe Burrow passed for 393 yards and three touchdowns and No. 1 LSU snapped an eight-game losing streak to No. 2 Alabama with a 46-41 victory today. Read more
President Donald Trump knew where to go today for home field advantage, finding comfort in the Deep South with college football fans cheering the nation’s top two teams — and him. Read more
A caravan of more than a dozen vehicles holding Mormon families escaping after a violent attack in Mexico has arrived in Arizona. Read more
They’re so similar, police officers and the field tests they use on suspected drugs sometimes can’t tell the difference. Read more
The bodies of Miller and four of her children were taken in a convoy of pickup trucks and SUVS, on the same dirt-and-rock mountainous road where they were killed Monday, for burial in the community of Colonia Le Baron in Chihuahua state. Read more
Allegiant Air has settled a lawsuit against the Teamsters with union pilots agreeing not to strike over changes in the airline’s crew-scheduling system. Read more