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 2021-02-26 19:07 

Hawaii News Now

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DNA from soda can helps solve 40-year-old killing...

DNA from trash from the suspect's current apartment -- including a Coke can -- matched DNA from the crime scene....

 2021-02-26 19:05 

West Hawaii Today

Oahu's Hawaii Nature Center becomes outdoor classroom during virus...

HONOLULU — The Hawaii Nature Center has become an outdoor classroom for children who have been huddled in front of screens for their school lessons but want more than virtual learning during the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-02-26 19:05 

West Hawaii Today

Maui Health plans to increase number of vaccine appointments...

WAILUKU — Maui Health announced plans to increase the number of first-dose coronavirus vaccination appointments, while Kauai has widened the availability of vaccine doses....

 2021-02-26 19:04 

Hawaii News Now

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US implicates Saudi crown prince in journalist's killing...

U.S. officials believe the Saudi crown prince approved an operation to "capture or kill" journalist Jamal Khashoggi, says a newly released document....

 2021-02-26 18:45 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Ta-Nehisi Coates to write new 'Superman' film...

NEW YORK > > Ta-Nehisi Coates, the acclaimed essayist and novelist who expanded the world of Wakanda for Marvel comics, will write the script for a new "Superman" film from Warner Bros....

 2021-02-26 18:43 

Big Island Now

Flash Flood Watch in Effect Starting This Evening...

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Maui and the Big Island from 6 p.m. this evening through Sunday afternoon....

 2021-02-26 18:42 

Hawaii News Now

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GRAPHIC: Catholic school AD resigns after kids expelled for mother's internet modeling...

Three children of Crystal Jackson, known as "The Real Mrs. Poindexter" on her OnlyFans account, were expelled from Sacred Heart Parish in California. All three boys are under the age of 12....

 2021-02-26 18:15 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

House to vote on coronavirus bill; arbiter says wage hike a no-go...

WASHINGTON > > Democrats are ready to shove a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package through the House today, despite a setback that means a minimum wage boost is unlikely to be in the final version that reaches President Joe Biden....

 2021-02-26 17:58 

KHON

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Strong and gusty trade winds will continue through the weekend...

Strong and gusty trade winds will persist across the region into early next week due to a series of strong surface highs to the north and northeast of the islands. Rainfall will remain focused over......

 2021-02-26 17:45 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

First vaccines reach arms in South Korea, Hong Kong...

South Korea administered its first available shots of coronavirus vaccines to people at long-term care facilities Friday, launching a mass immunization campaign that health authorities hope will restore some level of normalcy by the end of the year....

 2021-02-26 17:30 

Big Island Now

Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Big Island Summits...

A winter weather advisory is issued for Big Island summits til March 1....

 2021-02-26 17:16 

Big Island Now

Hawaii County Weather Forecast for February 26, 2021...

Hilo Today: Showers likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Tonight: Frequent showers, with thunderst...

 2021-02-26 17:15 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Cat that vanished 15 years ago is reunited with owner...

LOS ANGELES > > A cat that went astray about 15 years ago has been reunited, older and maybe wiser, with its owner....

 2021-02-26 16:58 

Hawaii News Now

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Cemetery worker buried alive in New York grave mishap...

Rodwin Allicock, 42, of Coram, was leveling out the bottom of a 7-foot-deep grave at Washington Memorial Park in Mount Sinai when the sides collapsed....

 2021-02-26 16:35 

Hawaii News Now

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Punahou's Tafiti first local player selected to 2022 Polynesian Bowl...

he Polynesian Football Hall of Fame announced on Friday the first local player selected to the 2022 Polynesian Bowl, with Punahou's Tevarua Tafiti set to join some of the best prep football players in the nation in the 2022 game....

 2021-02-26 16:30 

Maui News

Bowling project officials still seek funding...

Developers of a proposed bowling alley are eyeing a new location in Maalaea as they continue to seek funding to back the longtime dream of former Maui County Mayor Charmaine Tavares. The Maui Lanes and Family Fun Center, which will cost about $10 million ...

 2021-02-26 16:30 

Maui News

County seeks solutions for deer...

Community members are considering how hunting on private land could help control the overpopulation of deer that has been damaging crops and causing traffic accidents in Maui County.Wildlife experts and government officials gathered for a virtual meeting ...

 2021-02-26 16:30 

Maui News

Playing ring toss at Kalama...

First photo: Kihei's Jason Baker tosses a ring to Mariah Campbell Wednesday morning at Kalama Park in Kihei. The duo had a forced break in the action when one of their flying rings landed in the limbs of a tree. After trying to dislodge it with thrown...

 2021-02-26 16:30 

Maui News

COVID-19 at a Glance...

Latest developments: State Department of Health on Thursday reported 45 new cases statewide as of 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, including 24 on Oahu, 18 on Maui, one on Hawaii island and two residents diagnosed out of state. There have now been 27,358 cases statewi...

 2021-02-26 16:30 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Third U.S. vaccine could raise question: Which shots are best?...

WASHINGTON > > The nation is poised to get a third vaccine against COVID-19, but because at first glance the Johnson & Johnson shot may not be seen as equal to other options, health officials are girding for the question: Which one is best?...

 2021-02-26 16:16 

KHON

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Newsfeed Now: Renewed push in Congress for LGBTQ civil rights protections; Potato Head maker says it's keeping 'Mr.' and 'Mrs.'...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see ......

 2021-02-26 16:11 

Hawaii News Now

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McPlant and more: Beyond Meat inks McDonald's, Yum deals...

Chicago-based McDonald's will use the Beyond Meat partnership to roll out what it is calling the "McPlant" burger, as well as eventually plant-based pork, egg and chicken products....

 2021-02-26 16:08 

Hawaii News Now

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Target recalls baby clothes over possible choking hazard...
 2021-02-26 16:07 

Hawaii News Now

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Nestl recalls 762,000 pounds of pepperoni Hot Pockets...

The problem was discovered when the company received four consumer complaints of extraneous material in pepperoni Hot Pockets, the department said....

 2021-02-26 16:06 

Hawaii News Now

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Ford recalls 3 million vehicles over airbag issues...

The recall comes after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration rejected Ford's argument that this version of the airbags didn't need to be replaced....

 2021-02-26 16:00 

Big Island Now

Hawaii County Surf Forecast for February 26, 2021...

Forecast for South Big Island and Big Island North and East HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES Shores Today Saturday Surf Surf AM PM AM PM North Facing 2-4 1-3 1-3 2-4 East Facing 9-12 9-12 8-12 7-10 South Facing 3-5 3-5 3-5 3-5 TODAY Weather Mostl...

 2021-02-26 16:00 

Big Island Now

Volcano Watch: When Will Mauna Loa Erupt Next?...

Mauna Loa is not currently erupting. But there have been signs of elevated unrest above known background activity since July 2019....

 2021-02-26 16:00 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

U.S. consumers rebound to boost spending 2.4% as income jumps...

WASHINGTON > > Bouncing back from months of retrenchment, America's consumers stepped up their spending by a solid 2.4% in January, the sharpest increase in seven months and a sign that the economy may be poised to sustain a recovery from the pandemic...

 2021-02-26 15:51 

KHON

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Social Scene: Singing tiger...

This morning, we're checking out the strong pipes of a singer. But you definitely won't find this guy in any singing competition. Vitas is a tiger cub at a zoo in Siberia who's wi......

 2021-02-26 15:23 

Hawaii News Now

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Explosion strikes Israeli-owned ship in Mideast amid tension...

The crew and vessel were safe, according to the United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations, which is run by the British navy....

 2021-02-26 15:16 

KHON

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LIVE: White House COVID-19 response team holds briefing as US approval of J&J vaccine nears...

The White House COVID-19 response team will brief the nation on the latest pandemic response efforts Friday as the decision on whether to recommend Johnson & Johnson's single-dose vaccine for e......

 2021-02-26 15:10 

KHON

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LIVE: House expected to approve $1.9T virus relief bill...

The Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives will aim to pass President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus aid bill on Friday in what would be the first major legislative victor......

 2021-02-26 15:04 

Hawaii News Now

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Hawaii lawmakers consider standardized pandemic travel rules...

Hawaii lawmakers are considering a bill that would standardize the state's pandemic travel restrictions across the islands, a departure from the current system that allows individual counties to create their own modified safety measures....

 2021-02-26 14:53 

Hawaii News Now

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Hawaii resolution explores new management for Mauna Kea...

Two Hawaii legislative committees on Thursday passed a resolution creating a working group to develop recommendations for new management of the state's tallest mountain, Mauna Kea....

 2021-02-26 14:39 

Hawaii News Now

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Third US vaccine could raise question: Which shots are best?...

If cleared for emergency use, the J&J vaccine would offer a one-dose option that could help speed vaccinations, tamp down a pandemic that has killed more than 500,000 people in the U.S. and stay ahead of a mutating virus....

 2021-02-26 14:37 

Hawaii News Now

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Lawmakers consider measures to aid Hawaiian burial practices...

Hawaii lawmakers are considering legislation to accommodate traditional Hawaiian burial practices through a technology aimed at replacing burial or traditional cremation....

 2021-02-26 14:30 

Hawaii News Now

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Cooper recalls 430K light truck tires due to sidewall bulges...

The recall covers certain Discoverer, Evolution, Courser, Deegan, Adventurer, Hercules, Back Country, Multi-Mile, Wild Country and Big O tires in several sizes....

 2021-02-26 14:30 

Hawaii News Now

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Honolulu police to complete body camera rollout in March...

The Honolulu Police Department's chief said she expects to complete the rollout of a body-worn camera program for officers by the end of March....

 2021-02-26 14:26 

Hawaii News Now

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CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Woman dragged by car in purse-snatching attack...

The suspects had grabbed her purse, but the purse strap was crossed over her neck and shoulder....

 2021-02-26 14:19 

Hawaii News Now

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Forecast: Gusty winds to persist into next week...

Strong and gusty trade winds will persist across the region into early next week due to a series of strong surface highs to the north and northeast of the islands....

 2021-02-26 13:57 

Hawaii News Now

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US consumers rebound to boost spending 2.4% as income jumps...

Friday's report from the Commerce Department also showed that personal incomes, which provide the fuel for spending, jumped 10% last month, boosted by cash payments most Americans received from the government....

 2021-02-26 13:44 

Hawaii News Now

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Nose piercing leads to liver transplant for woman in New York...

What started as a beauty statement ended up in a serious infection, And an organ transplant was needed to save her life....

 2021-02-26 13:25 

Hawaii News Now

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Forecast: Gusty winds to persist into next week...
 2021-02-26 12:10 

Hawaii News Now

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EXPLAINER: What were the warnings before the Capitol riot?...

Capitol Police leadership had plenty of intelligence warning that armed extremists were planning to target the Capitol over President Donald Trump's election loss, according to new testimony Thursday. But their rank-and-file officers were still left e...

 2021-02-26 11:35 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Militia official says U.S. strike in Syria kills 1, wounds several...

BAGHDAD > > A U.S. airstrike in Syria targeted facilities belonging to a powerful Iranian-backed Iraqi armed group, killing one of their militiamen and wounding a number of others, an Iraqi militia official said today....

 2021-02-26 11:29 

Hawaii News Now

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Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls taken in mass abduction...

School records show 300 girls are missing....

 2021-02-26 11:23 

Hawaii News Now

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Prince Harry says he didn't walk away from royal duties...

During an appearance on the CBS television network's "The Late, Late Show with James Corden" that aired early Friday, Prince Harry said he decided to step away from his work as a front-line member of the royal family to protect his wife and so...

 2021-02-26 11:16 

Hawaii News Now

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Water near Arizona Air Force base is tainted in latest case...

Luke Air Force Base announced this month that studies showed high levels of contaminants had affected drinking water for about 6,000 people in roughly 1,600 homes as well as a few neighboring businesses....

 2021-02-26 10:37 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Scoreboard...

CALENDAR TODAY BASKETBALL Big West men: Long Beach State at Hawaii, 7 p.m., at SimpliFi Arena at Stan Sheriff Center. CROSS COUNTRY PacWest men and women: Chaminade Invitational, 5 p.m., at HPU-Hawaii Loa Campus. SWIMMING Read More...

 2021-02-26 10:24 

Hawaii News Now

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House to vote on virus bill; arbiter says wage hike a no-go...

Democrats are ready to shove a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package through the House on Friday....

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