Oahu median home price dips to $1M in late October.
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On Military Appreciation Night, two run-oriented teams — San Diego State and Hawaii — will face off at the Ching Complex. Read more
Oahu remained a seller’s market last month, with low inventory, above-asking-price sales and short times spent on the market, according to resale data released today by the Honolulu Board of Realtors. Read more
The Honolulu Fire Department today rescued two occupants stuck inside a sedan following a collision involving multiple vehicles in Kalihi. Read more
Of all the confirmed Hawaii infection cases, 4,809 have required hospitalizations, with 21 new hospitalizations reported today. Read more
The pandemonium unfolded Friday evening at Astroworld, a sold-out, two-day event at the NRG Park stadium. An estimated 50,000 people were in attendance. It was not clear what set the crowd in motion. Read more
An oil tanker truck exploded near Sierra Leone’s capital, killing at least 98 people and severely injuring dozens of others after large crowds gathered to collect leaking fuel, officials and witnesses said Saturday. Read more
The engagement is a make-good for an engagement that was scheduled for May 2020 but postponed due to COVID-19. Read more
One of Brazil’s most popular singers and a Latin Grammy winner, Mendonca died on Friday, Nov. 5, in an airplane crash on her way to a concert in the southeastern Brazilian of state Minas Gerais. Read more
Marília Mendonça, one of Brazil’s most popular singers and a Latin Grammy winner, died Friday in an airplane crash on her way to a concert. She was 26. Read more
The shooting of two suspected drug dealers at a resort on Mexico’s Caribbean coast is part of a fight among about a dozen gangs to carve up the lucrative market of selling drugs to tourists and locals, an official said Friday. Read more
A knife attack on a high-speed train in Germany left three people severely wounded, the Bavarian Red Cross said today. Read more
A Louisiana appeals court has thrown out the 90-year prison sentence for a drunken driver who struck nine bicycle riders near a Mardi Gras parade route in March 2019, killing two of them. Read more
A Navy ship named for slain gay rights leader Harvey Milk, who served four years in the Navy before being forced out, was christened and launched in San Diego Bay today. Read more
Rescue services in western Australia were searching for a man who was attacked by multiple sharks, police said. Read more
Tens of thousands of climate activists marched today through the Scottish city hosting the U.N. climate summit, physically close to the global negotiators inside but separated by a vast gulf in expectations, with frustrated marchers increasingly dismissive of the climate talks and demanding immediate action instead to slow global warming. Read more
Hawaii senior Brooke Van Sickle put away 16 kills to lead the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team to a sweep of Cal State Fullerton to open a Big West road trip Friday at Titan Gym in Fullerton, Calif. Read more
Hawaii to receive at least $2.8B in federal funding to support roads, bridges, internet access and new jobs
Hawaii will receive at least $2.8 billion in federal funding to repair roads and bridges, improve public transportation options and strengthen high-speed internet access in Native Hawaiian communities and across Hawaii. Read more
The House approved a $1 trillion package of road and other infrastructure projects after Democrats resolved a months-long standoff between progressives and moderates, notching a victory that President Joe Biden and his party had become increasingly anxious to claim. Read more
Embry Health had been operating COVID-19 testing sites on Oahu and Hawaii island. Read more
Man, 54, indicted on federal charges of illegally transporting, storing hazardous waste for Young Laundry
Anthony Shane Gilstrap was indicted for violating the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) by transporting drums of the waste perchloroethylene from Young Laundry without a required manifest. Read more
National Weather Service says rainy season started slow in October, with 2 record low rainfall totals on Oahu
The start of the wet season in October ended up relatively dry for some parts of Hawaii, according to weather officials, particularly for the leeward sides of Oahu and Maui. Read more