Jocelyn Alo homers as Oklahoma beats Florida State, breaking Hawaii’s NCAA record for homeruns.
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Jocelyn Alo hit a go-ahead homer in the sixth inning, and Oklahoma beat Florida State 6-2 tonight to force a decisive Game 3 for the Women’s College World Series title. Read more
A class-action lawsuit on behalf of Hawaii inmates says the state has failed to protect people from COVID-19 outbreaks in unsanitary jails. Read more
The firm will pay a $14,981 penalty for failing to take steps to protect the public from lead exposure while doing residential remodeling work, according to the EPA. Read more
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries reported that monk seal RM90, fondly known as Mele, was found dead on May 24 on the windward side of Oahu. Read more
Chad Daybell entered his plea in an eastern Idaho courtroom less than 24 hours after 7th District Judge Steven Boyce signed a mental commitment order for Lori Vallow Daybell. Read more
Police located the suspect on North Kukui Street at approximately midnight Tuesday and arrested him on suspicion of first-degree robbery. Read more
The “ImmUNITY sweepstakes” was officially launched at noon Tuesday and ends at 11:59 p.m. on July 9, which is the deadline to get the first COVID-19 vaccine dose. Read more
A windsurfer in the Kahala area had to be rescued today by Honolulu Fire Department personnel after being unable to return to shore on his own. Read more
Honolulu firefighters today rescued a lost, 29-year-old male hiker in distress who went hiking solo on the Pu‘u Piei Trail in Kaaawa. Read more
Known as Section 1031 the law provides real estate investors a tax deferral on the financial gain of a sale if they roll the proceeds directly into a similar investment property within 180 days. Read more
Novak Djokovic’s French Open quarterfinal against Matteo Berrettini was delayed for about 22 minutes tonight while thousands of spectators were cleared out of the stadium court because of an 11 p.m. coronavirus curfew. Read more
Hawaiian Electric today announced it has received approval to move forward with a pilot program that will encourage the growth of electric bus fleets through the installation of charging ports on Oahu, Maui and Hawaii island. Read more
Authorities rescued a man Tuesday who said he had been trapped for two days inside a large fan at a Northern California vineyard. Read more
VIDEO: Former UH Warrior and CFL great Chad Owens hosts Star-Advertiser sports show ‘The CO2 RUN DWN’
“The CO2 RUN DWN” runs on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 1 p.m. and feature insights, interviews and commentary from the former CFL most valuable player and UH all-time career yardage leader. Read more
Testing will be available from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on both days. Read more
The sponsor of the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline pulled the plug on the contentious project today after Canadian officials failed to persuade President Joe Biden to reverse his cancellation of its permit on the day he took office. Read more
The number of people seriously ill with Covid-19 in Tokyo could surge in the coming weeks, peaking as the Olympics are underway, even without thousands of participants streaming into the capital. Read more
Angela, Boris, Emmanuel, Justin, Mario, Yoshihide and a relative newcomer: Joe. Read more
An Air Force base in San Antonio was placed on lockdown for about an hour today after military officials said gunfire was reported near a base gate. Read more
Biden has set the stakes for his eight-day trip in sweeping terms, believing the West must publicly demonstrate it can compete economically with China. Read more
Hawaii island police are investigating a possible drowning that occurred in South Kohala after a man, identified as Harry Wakefield of Alabama, was found in waters off Anaehoomalu Bay. Read more