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The iwi kupuna were collected from Kauai, Molokai, Maui and Hawaii Island, according to OHA. Read more
The first question posed to Mikaela Shiffrin as she met with reporters after her second consecutive quick exit from an Alpine skiing race at the Beijing Games was short, simple and to the point: What happened? Read more
Criminals are tricking mobile carriers to switch a victim’s mobile number to a SIM in the criminal’s possession. Read more
Entrepreneur Elon Musk is helping reconnect Tonga to the internet after a volcanic eruption and tsunami cut off the South Pacific nation more than three weeks ago, according to officials, while repairs on an undersea cable are proving more difficult than first thought. Read more
Campaigning in the Philippines’ presidential election started today with a cast of candidates led by a late dictator’s son and the pro-democracy current vice president, with all vowing to bail out a country driven deeper into poverty by the pandemic and plagued by gaping inequalities and decades-long insurgencies. Read more
Scott Hamilton and Brian Boitano have been waiting more than a decade for someone to join them in one of the most exclusive clubs in American figure skating: Olympic champions. Read more
The dispute is the latest tug of war within the party over issues that McConnell and others see as politically beneficial to talk about in an election year. Read more
As freestyle skier Eileen Gu won her gold medal in the big air competition on Tuesday, praise for the San Franciscan quite literally overwhelmed the Chinese internet. Read more
Defense attorneys contend the officers received inadequate training. Read more
Eleven units with nearly 50 firefighters responded to the fire at 1520 Ward Ave. just after 10:05 p.m. Read more
The Cincinnati Bengals finally, really feel as if they’re in the Super Bowl now. Read more
The Supreme Court’s decision to halt efforts to create a second mostly Black congressional district in Alabama for the 2022 election sparked fresh warnings that the court is becoming too politicized, eroding the Voting Rights Act and reviving the need for Congress to intervene. Read more
A Starbucks spokesperson said the employees had violated company safety and security policies. Read more
The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati denied a request by the 12 states to pause rules for the federal government’s family planning program while their case is heard. Read more
Mekhi Camden Speed was charged with two counts of second-degree murder in the Jan. 10 killing of Otis Elder. Read more
“In making this decision, we considered declining COVID-19 case counts in Hawaii, the continental U.S. and Europe,” said Gov. David Ige in a news release. Read more
The Biden administration is making a push to remind China that the U.S. remains involved and active in the Indo-Pacific despite Washington and the West’s current preoccupation with a possible Russian invasion of Ukraine. Read more
President Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Food and Drug Administration has stalled in the narrowly divided Senate, an unexpected setback that could delay decisions on electronic cigarettes and a raft of other high-profile health issues pending at the agency. Read more
A strained Border Patrol is getting increased attention from the Biden administration after tense meetings between senior officials and the rank-and-file while the agency deals with one of the largest spikes in migration along the U.S.-Mexico border in decades. Read more
The couple was accused in a criminal complaint of conspiring to launder 119,754 bitcoins that had been stolen in 2016 from Hong Kong-based Bitfinex. Read more
Officials said one person was reported missing after the deadly slide in Risaralda, in the municipality of Pereira. Read more