Hawaii to lift some restaurant, bar capacity limit as COVID-19 count drops.
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The changes take effect Nov. 12. Read more
A 67-year-old California woman was killed Monday in a collision involving three vehicles on Kauai. Read more
Human remains were discovered Wednesday in thick brush near Kalanianaole Highway and Kealahou Street. Read more
Honolulu firefighters this afternoon rescued a hiker with an injured knee from the Waimano Falls Trail in Pearl City. Read more
Police arrested early this morning a 29-year-old man who allegedly assaulted his 60-year-old father in Kapolei. Read more
Crews recovered the wreckage from an ocean shelf at a depth of 350 to 450 feet approximately two miles off of Ewa Beach. Read more
A traffic stop led to the discovery of a stolen car in Waikiki and an arrest. Read more
Dansby Swanson hit a two-run homer in the fifth inning, Freddie Freeman added a solo homer and the Atlanta Braves beat the Houston Astros 7-0 in Game 6 tonight to capture their first World Series title since 1995. Read more
The off-year elections for governor in Virginia and New Jersey tend to receive outsize attention, and the results are mined for deeper meaning about what they portend for the midterm elections the following year that determine which party controls Congress. Read more
Asian Americans will serve as mayor in Boston and Cincinnati for the first time in both cities’ histories, signaling political progress for a population that has struggled for almost two years with a rise in anti-Asian hate. Read more
Glenn Youngkin won the Virginia governor’s race early Wednesday, tapping into culture war fights over schools and race to unite former President Donald Trump’s most fervent supporters with enough suburban voters to become the first Republican to win statewide office in a dozen years. Read more
Gov. David Ige is slated to participate in about 10 events over six days at the United Nations Climate Change conference in Glasgow starting Saturday, including panel discussions about net-zero emission ambitions and state and federal partnerships. Read more
Democrat Eric Adams has been elected New York City mayor, defeating Republican Curtis Sliwa today in a contest far easier than his next task: steering a damaged city through its recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Read more
Freddie Freeman thrust both arms in the air, let out a scream, and tucked the baseball into his back pocket. A moment later, he was in the middle of the celebration, swarmed by his Atlanta Braves teammates. Read more
Honolulu firefighters on Monday rescued a distressed dirt biker from a trail near Helemano Military Reservation in Wahiawa after sunset. Read more
Ruggs, 22, and his passenger were hospitalized with unspecified injuries that police said did not appear life-threatening after the Chevrolet Corvette he was driving slammed at high speed into the rear of a Toyota Rav4. Read more
The National Weather Service said the swell hit Kauai at around sunrise and will travel down the isle chain from Oahu to Maui the rest of today. Read more
A San Francisco police officer was charged today with voluntary manslaughter after a man he shot in 2017 died from his injuries, District Attorney Chesa Boudin announced. Read more
Thousands of toothpicks have bitten the dust, yet Dusty Baker needs more. Read more
The Dow and benchmark S&P 500 each rose 0.4%. The Nasdaq gained 0.3%. The three indexes also notched all-time highs on Monday. Read more
The owner of a Honolulu restaurant has been cited for illegally keeping a portion of its workers’ tips and denying overtime pay to salaried cooks who worked an average of 55 hours a week. Read more