Attorneys for the former Honolulu city managing director file motion to dismiss conspiracy and fraud charges.
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Attorneys representing the former city managing director filed a motion this afternoon to dismiss federal charges that he conspired with two others to defraud the county and federal government in 2017 by arranging a $250,000 retirement settlement for former Honolulu police Chief Louis Kealoha. Read more
Honolulu police are looking for a male who allegedly robbed a collectibles store at gunpoint at Puck’s Alley on Sunday. Read more
The company’s application was expected to be submitted as soon as Tuesday. Read more
The threat to the West from the Chinese government is “more brazen” and damaging than ever before, FBI Director Christopher Wray said today in accusing Beijing of stealing American ideas and innovation and launching massive hacking operations. Read more
Police have opened a first-degree robbery investigation. There are no arrests at this time. Read more
Fire Capt. Vidal “Max” Fortuna was shot before dawn in the city of Stockton and died at a hospital, Stockton Fire Chief Rick Edwards told reporters. Read more
The former suburban Minneapolis police officer who said she confused her handgun for her Taser when she killed Daunte Wright should face a sentence above the state’s guidelines, prosecutors said in a court filing. But defense attorneys for Kim Potter say she should get a lower sentence — or even probation. Read more
The federal prison system — which includes the Federal Detention Center in Honolulu — has been placed on a nationwide lockdown after two inmates were killed and two others were injured during a gang altercation at a federal penitentiary in Texas. Read more
Josh McDaniels is ready for his next shot as a head coach, and hopes the lessons he previously learned lead to more success his second time around. Read more
A 19-year-old man sustained multiple injuries after he fell approximately 30 feet onto rocks at the Cliff House on Maui Saturday. Read more
Police said that one of the suspects pepper-sprayed the victim while another suspect struck him in the arm with a stick and a third suspect threatened him with a knife. Read more
In the hours before her death, Kryst shared a picture of herself on Instagram with the caption, “May this day bring you rest and peace.” Read more
At least a half-dozen historically Black universities in five states and the District of Columbia were responding to bomb threats, with many of them locking down their campuses for a time. Read more
“Change is good,” she said on her show. “Change is absolutely terrifying, but in this case it’s good.” Read more
The New York Times says it has bought Wordle, the free online word game that has exploded in popularity and, for some, become a daily obsession. Read more
Police said this is Oahu’s fourth traffic-related fatality compared to five during the same time period last year. 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
The swimmer’s name and age were not immediately available. Read more
Arbery’s parents denounced the proposed deal for Travis McMichael. Read more
The crash occurred on Highway 11 near the 18 mile marker just after 7:30 p.m. Read more
Shares of Spotify rose as much as 13% to $196.06 in New York. Read more