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The discharge caused a frenzy on social media by panicked travelers who posted videos to Twitter and other sites of the resulting chaos at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Read more
This is the final home game for 17 UH seniors, including receiver-running back Calvin Turner. The Warriors also will honor Scheyenne Sanitoa, who passed away in 2019. This would have been Sanitoa’s senior night. Read more
A 60-year-old man is in critical condition after being hit by and pinned under a car at an intersection in Aiea in this morning. Read more
Of all the confirmed Hawaii infection cases, 4,960 have required hospitalizations, with seven new hospitalizations reported today. Read more
The Hawaii Police Department said speed and impairment are possible factors in the deadly crash that occurred near the intersection of Kamakoa Drive and Iwikuamoo Drive in Waikoloa Village just after 6:35 p.m. Read more
Law enforcement in Portland Friday night declared a riot as about 200 demonstrators protested the acquittal of a teen who killed two people and injured another in Wisconsin. Read more
The Hawaii Police Department is asking the public for any information about an unsolved murder case that took place in Puna this summer. Read more
An employee of Chinese state TV has posted photos of missing tennis star Peng Shuai online in a new effort to dispel concern about her disappearance after she accused a senior leader of sexual assault. Read more
Tens of thousands of protesters, many from far-right groups, marched through Vienna today after the Austrian government announced a nationwide lockdown beginning Monday to contain increasing coronavirus infections. Read more
Several high-end stores in San Francisco’s Union Square were broken into late Friday by a large group of people who smashed windows, stole merchandise, and then ran to waiting cars, police said. Read more
The British Columbia Coroners Service has confirmed the discovery of three more bodies near the village of Pemberton, bringing to four the number of people who died in a landslide caused by heavy rains that swept vehicles off the road. Read more
Tens of thousands of protesters marched today through Paris and other French cities to demand more government action to prevent violence against women. The demonstrations come amid growing outrage in France over women killed by their partners and as French women are increasingly speaking out about sexual harassment and abuse. Read more
Russia’s record high coronavirus death toll persisted for a second straight day today, as the number of new infections declined. Read more
A parking area at popular Laniakea Beach on Oahu’s North Shore reopened today after crosswalks, signs and crowd-control barriers were added to Kamehameha Highway. Read more
Pregnant women with COVID-19 face increased chances for stillbirths compared with uninfected women, and that risk spiked to four times higher after the delta variant emerged, new government data show. Read more
Three people were shot today in the parking lot of a high school in the Denver suburb of Aurora, police said. Read more
State health officials said the booster shots provide additional protection by re-energizing natural defenses. Read more
Big West-leading Rainbow Wahine held off the Roadrunners today to claim victory at the Icardo Center in Bakersfield, Calif. Read more
Portland overcame a career-best performance by Hawaii senior Amy Atwell to pull out a 91-77 win over the Rainbow Wahine basketball team in the opening game of the Bank of Hawaii Classic tonight at SimpliFi Arena at Stan Sheriff Center. Read more
President Joe Biden has pardoned two Thanksgiving turkeys, saying that the white male birds were selected based on their “temperament, appearance and, I suspect, vaccination status.” Read more