Hawaii records 1017 new COVID-19 cases, 7 more deaths.
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The state’s average positivity rate also declined to 5.5% compared with the 6.2% reported the previous week. Read more
The only previous no-hitter in the World Series was a perfect game by Don Larsen of the New York Yankees against the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1956. Read more
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King’s Hawaiian was founded in 1950 in Hilo, Hawaii, and operated in Honolulu before opening a bakery in Torrance, Calif., in 1977 and eventually shifting all business to the mainland. Read more
Honolulu police are looking for a male suspect in a kidnapping and sexual assault case in the Pearl City area. Read more
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Twitter has been in disarray as it adjusts to a new reality under Musk, who closed his $44 billion buyout of the company last week. Read more
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The launches are the latest in a series of North Korean weapons tests in recent months that have raised tensions in the region. Read more
The email exchange from December 31, 2020, shows the lawyers discussing ways to delay the certification of results in Georgia, a closely contested state won by Democrat Joe Biden. Read more
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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
Noem’s choice of campaign surrogates suggested she was trying to appeal to moderate voters. Read more
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The launches came hours after North Korea threatened to use nuclear weapons to get the U.S. and South Korea to “pay the most horrible price in history.” Read more
Whenever a tropical cyclone barrels toward the Southeastern United States, forecasters assign it a name and a category based on a grading system that is widely used for storms in the Atlantic Ocean. Read more
The ACLU said a hand-count volunteer openly carrying a firearm removed an ACLU observer from a hand-count tally room, which the organization said it recently discovered was Nye County GOP Central Committee Vice Chair Laura Larsen. Read more
Nohema Graber’s body was found in a Fairfield park Nov. 3, 2021, hidden under a tarp, wheelbarrow and railroad ties. Read more