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Top Story: 2 men were shot Tuesday evening in Waianae.
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Accessed on 15 January 2020, 1430 UTC, Post 20128.
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Two men were shot in Waianae this evening at Kepauala Place, Honolulu Emergency Medical Services reported. Read more
The fuel sprayed out of the plane in two lines and the strong-smelling vapor descended at midday in the city of Cudahy, about 13 miles east of the airport. Read more
The woman, who had been missing since Monday, was found at about 11 a.m. today, and airlifted to safety. Read more
Elizabeth Warren made a forceful case for a female president and stood behind her accusation suggesting sexism by progressive rival Bernie Sanders Tuesday night in a Democratic debate that raised gender as a key issue in the sprint to Iowa’s presidential caucuses. Read more
A student was shot to death today at a Texas high school, and a suspect remained at large, officials said. Read more
Crews have been responding to weather-related emergency calls in areas including Kamehameha Highway at Ke Iki Road in Haleiwa; Kamehameha Highway near Foodland in Pupukea; and Likelike Highway in the Kalihi-bound direction before Valley View Drive. Read more
U.K. Labour Party lawmaker Clive Lewis, who like Meghan has biracial heritage, says the royal rift shows that Britain still has a problem with “structural racism.” Read more
House Democrats have released a trove of documents they obtained from Lev Parnas, a close associate of President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, including a handwritten note that mentions asking Ukraine’s president to investigate “the Biden case.” Read more
The Boston Red Sox have fired manager Alex Cora a day after baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred implicated him in the sport’s sign-stealing scandal. Read more
All Honolulu-bound lanes of the Likelike Highway are open after a fallen tree was removed from it this evening. Read more
Much of the mythology around the idea has been debunked. Read more
A half dozen White House hopefuls will gather on a debate stage in Des Moines, Iowa, on Tuesday night at a critical moment in the Democratic primary. They will all be white — and all but two will be men. Read more
As President Donald Trump rallied supporters Tuesday night by defending his decision to kill a top Iranian general, the Democrats vying to replace him used their final debate before primary voting begins to argue that doing so made the country less safe. Read more
The closure backed up traffic to the intersection with Jack Lane. Read more
A former Penn State football player claims in a lawsuit that Nittany Lions players hazed him and other younger teammates by imitating sexual acts in the shower and invoking Jerry Sandusky’s name. Read more
As Democrats prepare for their last debate before primary voting commences, President Donald Trump is eager to provide political counter-programming in a nearby battleground state. Read more
Nick Rolovich has left behind the beaches of Oahu for the wheat fields of the Palouse and the chance to see if his pass-happy, high-scoring style can work at Washington State. Read more
It turns out the text message came from a rogue Sanders campaign volunteer believed to be a supporter of President Donald Trump, the campaign told The Associated Press. Read more
A package of four bills will be introduced at the start of the Legislative session Wednesday, and will include a proposed increase to the state’s minimum wage. Read more
Hanalei firefighters on Sunday successfully rescued 13 hikers who had been stranded in Hanakapiai on Kauai. Read more
The National Security Agency has discovered a major security flaw in Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system. But rather than exploit the flaw for its own intelligence needs, the NSA tipped off Microsoft so that it can fix the system for everyone. Read more
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