Longtime entertainer and Hawaiian recording artist Jeff Apaka dies at age 75.
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The recording artist and show producer’s career highlights included headliner engagements at isle venues on Maui and Oahu. Read more
The juvenile male seal, identified as N2, is currently in stable condition after a veterinarian at the center successfully extricated the hook from his stomach. Read more
Calls to the hotline will lead to an automated information system that answers common questions, but representatives are also available. Read more
Byron Allen, owner of KITV4 and Allen Media Broadcasting, has purchased KIKU-TV and restored Filipino and Japanese programming to the station. Read more
The suspension came a day after Goldberg’s comment during a discussion on “The View” that race was not a factor in the Holocaust. Read more
President Joe Biden is reaching out for Republican support for his eventual Supreme Court nominee, inviting the GOP’s top Judiciary Committee senator to the White House today along with the panel’s Democratic chairman and phoning Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell for a one-on-one discussion. Read more
Honolulu Ocean Safety made 28 rescues and more than 4,000 preventative actions on Oahu’s north shore today. Read more
The aid following the volcano eruption last month could usher in a second disaster by bringing COVID-19 into a nation that had been virus-free. Read more
Police searching for woman who allegedly attacked McCully convenience store clerk after masking request
The suspect is wanted for second-degree assault. Read more
A group fighting invasive species on the Hawaiian island of Maui wants to expand efforts to eradicate coqui frogs near a popular surfing spot before the animals spread. Read more
Richfield Police Chief Jay Henthorne said suspects fled and police searched the area. Read more
Toyota promised an investigation into the case to prevent a recurrence and apologized for the family’s suffering. Read more
Flores was fired last month by Miami after leading the Dolphins to a 24-25 record over three years. Read more
The new plan also envisions a reworked Ford organizational chart, including the hiring of engineers specializing in disciplines such as battery chemistry, artificial intelligence and EV software. Read more
Some urinated and parked on the National War Memorial. One danced on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. A number carried signs and flags with swastikas. Read more
Matthew Harris, 31, was taken into custody in Colorado following a standoff at his Boulder apartment complex that ended peacefully. Read more
Every four years, Americans get fired up for curling. Can’t get enough of it. Read more
The Hwasong-12 missile launched Sunday was the most powerful missile North Korea has tested since 2017. Read more
Starbucks had a strong holiday season in the U.S., but those results were offset by higher labor and commodity costs and weaker sales in China. Read more
Alpine skiing superstar Mikaela Shiffrin was paying attention when gymnastics superstar Simone Biles opened up about being burdened by “the weight of the world” and sat out a string of finals at the Tokyo Olympics six months ago. Read more
Food delivery workers in New York City, fresh off winning rights to transparency in tipping and the use of restaurant bathrooms, joined with ride-share drivers today in pressing for more protections, including better wages, health care and the right to unionize. Read more