1970’s surfing champion Reno Abellira on life support after being attacked at Ala Moana Beach Park.
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Abellira was hospitalized last week after being assaulted at Ala Moana Beach Park, friends say. Read more
Honolulu firefighters rescued seven lost hikers near the Manana Trail in Pearl City on Sunday. Read more
Joshua Spriestersbach’s attorneys say in the federal lawsuit that Hawaii officials haven’t responded to a petition seeking to correct his records to ensure the error never happens again. Read more
The bill now awaits Maui Mayor Michael Victorino’s signature. If signed into law, it would go into effect on Oct. 1, 2022. Read more
A sick Hawaiian monk seal that officials were trying to save has died at The Marine Mammal Center’s hospital in Kailua-Kona after a five-week battle against a parasitic disease and other ailments. Read more
Police and firefighters responded to a call of two divers in distress in waters off Makuu Point at about 4:20 p.m. Read more
A late drop robbed the S&P 500 of another record high on Wall Street today and left major indexes mostly lower after being up for much of the day. Read more
The new standard at Target, on top healthy sales last year, could push other retailers to follow in its path. Read more
Federal officials said they are seeking more than $160,000 in fines from eight airline passengers over incidents involving alcohol. 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
Police said they were drawing up five charges of intentional homicide against Darrell Brooks Jr. Read more
Biden’s decision strikes a note of continuity and bipartisanship at a time when surging inflation is burdening households and raising risks to the economy’s recovery. Read more
Seven units with a dozen firefighters responded to the cliffs at the end of Paradise Drive just after 3 a.m. Read more
Gov. David Ige joined the Honolulu Star-Advertiser’s “Spotlight Hawaii” livestream show today at 10:30 a.m. to once again answer viewer questions. Read more
Twitter will test a live shopping feature on its social network this weekend with Walmart, giving users a chance to buy products promoted during a real-time video broadcast as part of a push into businesses beyond advertising. Read more
The report makes multiple references to investigators sharing some of the evidence with law enforcement officials, suggesting that there may be further legal repercussions for Cuomo. Read more
The deadline is a major test of Biden’s push to compel people across the country to get vaccinated. Read more
Former President Barack Obama’s foundation said it has received a $100 million donation from Amazon founder Jeff Bezos that it says is the largest individual contribution it has received to date. Read more
The men’s families said they hoped this case will spark a reexamination of other convictions of Black men and women from the Jim Crow era so those falsely convicted can have their names cleared. Read more
Today’s new infection count by island includes 48 new cases on Oahu, 19 on Maui, 13 on Hawaii island, and 12 on Kauai. Read more
Regardless of vaccination status, all travelers should keep taking precautions like avoiding indoor, unmasked crowds. Read more