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Hawaii (2-3) earned its first win over a FBS opponent after beating Portland State earlier in the season. Read more
Health officials said today that, of the state’s total infection count, 6,369 cases were considered to be active. Officials say they consider infections reported in the past 14 days to be a “proxy number for active cases.” The state’s total number of active cases decreased today by 408. Read more
The Honolulu Medical Examiner’s Office on Friday confirmed the death of a 52-year-old man who succumbed to injuries he sustained after an SUV reversed into him on a recent Sunday in a private parking lot. Read more
Hawaii island police said today that a 59-year-old man who died Friday in a single-vehicle collision on Kaalaiki Road near the Makino Junction in Naalehu was not wearing a seat belt at the time. Read more
Hawaii senior Brooke Van Sickle put away a 14 kills and the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team put together its most efficient hitting performance of the season in a Big West sweep of UC Davis today in Davis, Calif. Read more
A 45-year-old man suffered a head injury this afternoon while hiking the Mokuleia Climbing Wall Trail. Read more
Two teenagers were injured and taken to nearby hospitals after a truck rolled over in the Maili area this morning. Read more
A 42-year-old woman and her 12-year-old son are displaced after a fire Friday afternoon destroyed their garage and two cars in Mililani. Read more
Hawaii has pledged to conserve, restore or grow 100 million trees by 2030 as part of a global one-trillion-tree effort. Read more
The Texas border crossing where thousands of Haitian migrants converged in recent weeks will be partially reopened late Saturday afternoon, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said. Read more
Four teenagers have been charged with a plot to attack a Pennsylvania high school in 2024, on the 25th anniversary of the massacre at Colorado’s Columbine High School, authorities said. Read more
The Taliban hanged a dead body from a crane in the main square of Herat city in western Afghanistan, a witness said Saturday, in a gruesome display that signaled a return to some of the Taliban’s methods of the past. Read more
The airport on the Spanish island of La Palma shut down today because of an ash cloud spewing out of a volcano that has been erupting for a week, and scientists said another volcanic vent opened up, exposing islanders to possible new dangers. Read more
A Hawaiian Airlines commercial flight from South Korea made an emergency landing at Midway Atoll after the captain received a low oil pressure notification. Read more
Damage assessment teams went out today to determine how many buildings have burned in a forest fire that has displaced thousands of residents in Northern California. Read more
A suspect has been arrested in connection with a first-degree robbery case at a bank in Aina Haina last week. Read more
Nearly 90% of Hawaii’s state employees have been vaccinated against COVID-19 — an increase of about 3% since last month — according to the state Department of Human Resources Development. Read more
The Honolulu Fire Department says it has mostly contained a four-acre wildfire in Kapolei Friday afternoon. Read more
For the first time, the new rates will also take into account the size of a home, so that large houses by the ocean could see an especially big jump in rates. Read more
Competitors will head to St. George, Utah on May 7 instead. Read more