Hawaii health officials record 80 new COVID-19 cases as the statewide total of infections climbs to 32,732.
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Today’s new statewide infection cases include 60 on Oahu, 11 on Maui, one on Kauai, two on Hawaii island and six Hawaii residents diagnosed outside the state. Read more
Attorneys representing the family of the man shot and killed by police April 14 are trying to question the woman who called 911, her husband and the owner of the home where 29-year old Lindani Myeni died following a fight with three police offers responding to a burglary call. Read more
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Derek Chauvin, who is white, was convicted last month of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in the May 25 death of Floyd. Read more
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The investigation into then-Rep. Aaron von Ehlinger, a Republican from Lewiston, underscores why many alleged sex crimes go unreported. Read more
The robbery occurred at the park located next to the Young Men’s Christian Association of Honolulu’s Nuuanu branch at about 11:20 p.m. Sunday. Read more
Maruo Sykap is wanted on a no bail grand jury bench warrant for robbery in the first degree. The robbery occurred at about 1:10 a.m. at Kalakaua Avenue and Philip Street. Read more
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