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The party said the problem was not a result of a “hack or an intrusion” and promised that final results would be released Tuesday. Read more
Hong Kong hospitals cut services as medical workers were striking for a second day Tuesday to demand the border with mainland China be shut completely to ward off a virus that caused its first death in the semi-autonomous territory. Read more
Hawaii island firefighters rescued an elderly boater, who said he had just crossed the Pacific in his 70-foot sailing vessel, which crashed against the rocky shoreline and ran aground near Hilo. Read more
She is running to replace Councilwoman Kym Pine, who has reached her limit of two consecutive terms on the Council. Read more
A city spokesman declined to comment on the lawsuit. Read more
Key Republicans have decided the president’s actions do not rise to the level of impeachable offenses that warrant removal from office. Read more
Governments are limiting travel, isolating sick people and keeping travelers returning from the affected region under quarantine to watch for symptoms. Read more
Personnel from Honolulu Emergency Medical Services found a elderly man facedown in the ocean today in front of the Royal Hawaiian Hotel in Waikiki. Read more
City officials announced today that the exterior lights at Ala Moana Regional Park are being replaced by more energy-efficient light-emitting diode — or LED — lights. Read more
One person was turned away by hotel after hotel after he showed his ID card. Another was expelled by fearful local villagers. A third found his most sensitive personal information leaked online after registering with authorities. Read more
A highly anticipated report from a University of California faculty task force recommended that the prestigious 10-campus public university system keep the SAT and ACT tests as part of its admissions process. Read more
The parasitic infection often spread into the environment via feral cat feces. Read more
Starting today, the state’s free emergency roadside assistance service has expanded to cover another four miles of the H-1 freeway in West Oahu, up to Makakilo Drive in Kapolei, officials announced. Read more
Hawaii remained No. 1 in the American Volleyball Coaches Association Division I-II Men’s Top 15 for a fifth straight week but, for a second consecutive week, the Rainbow Warriors were not the unanimous choice. Read more
A massive memorial created by the public outside Staples Center after the death of former Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant was being dismantled Monday, with an official saying some of the items would go to Bryant’s widow and other family members. Read more
Students and employees were told to shelter in place as a precaution after the shooting at Texas A&M University-Commerce. Read more
Both calls for help came in before kickoff. Read more
Honolulu police were investigating today after a 21-year-old woman reported being sexually assaulted by an Uber driver. Read more
Addressing listeners on his program today, Limbaugh said will take some days off for further medical tests and to determine treatment. Read more
For today, the National Weather Service expects fairly dry weather, with isolated, afternoon showers across Kauai and Oahu. Read more
Gov. David Ige rejected the previous bill because it would place the commission within the state Department of Accounting and General Services. Read more
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