Hawaii health officials report 96 new coronavirus cases statewide, pushing the total number of infections to 30,135.
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State health officials reported no new coronavirus-related deaths as the statewide death toll remains at 467. Read more
Police have classified the case as a first-degree robbery. Read more
Haley Jones scored 17 points and Stanford beat Arizona 54-53, giving the Cardinal and coach Tara VanDerveer their first national championship in 29 years. Read more
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said crews are working to prevent the collapse of a large wastewater pond in the Tampa Bay area while evacuating the area to avoid a “catastrophic flood.” Read more
A 10-year-old boy, who was hiking the Koko Head Trail with his mother, fell 50 feet backwards. Read more
With the help of a few old friends, the box office rekindled some of its old might over the weekend. Read more
Jordanian authorities said they foiled a “malicious plot” by a former crown prince to destabilize the kingdom with foreign support, contradicting the senior royal’s claims that he was being punished for speaking out against corruption and incompetence. Read more
Christianity’s most joyous feast day was celebrated worldwide with the faithful spaced apart in pews and singing choruses of “Hallelujah” through face coverings on a second Easter Sunday marked by pandemic precautions. Read more
The only reason Baylor’s backcourt can’t be considered a true brotherhood is the blood coursing through their veins. Read more
British police said today that 107 people were arrested in London during demonstrations against government plans to increase police powers. Read more
A Utah woman with a star role in “The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City” reality show pleaded not guilty Friday to charges accusing her of ripping off hundreds of people in a nationwide telemarketing scheme. Read more
Hawaii County police are asking for the public’s help in finding a 54-year-old Oregon woman who is believed to have been traveling alone on Hawaii island. Read more
Firefighters rescued a 24-year-old hiker who injured his knee this afternoon while hiking the Koolau Summit on what is commonly known as the Stairway to Heaven trail. Read more
The Honolulu Medical Examiner’s Office has not yet identified the male body found Thursday in a Manoa stream. Read more
An Asian-owned convenience store in Charlotte, North Carolina, has been trashed by a man who wielded a metal post and yelled racial slurs, according to police and a son of the store’s owners. Read more
A 4.3-magnitude earthquake was recorded at Mauna Loa this morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Read more
Honolulu police and CrimeStoppers are asking for the public’s help in finding a 59-year-old woman with dementia, who moved to Honolulu two months ago and disappeared Friday from a beach in Waikiki. Read more
At least seven people were shot and three were killed in a shooting at a house party early Saturday in North Carolina, a police chief said. Read more
Playing in an empty arena, Hawaii and Long Beach State added a “crowd” noise controversy to their men’s volleyball rivalry tonight. Read more
Details from more than 500 million Facebook users have been found available on a website for hackers. Read more
The company apologized in a late Friday blog post for a tweet it sent to a congressman more than a week ago denying that its employees work so hard they must urinate in empty water bottles. It also admitted that some delivery drivers might have had to urinate in bottles and it vowed to improve their working conditions. Read more