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 2020-02-27 01:16 

Maui News

Bill to raise smoking age to 25 stalls in Legislature...

KAILUA-KONA, (AP) — A bill aimed at raising the minimum age to purchase tobacco and electronic smoking devices has stalled in the state House of Representatives.The bill proposed to make it illegal for anyone younger than 25 to buy the products, Wes...

 2020-02-27 01:04 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Possible case of community spread of COVID-19 in U.S., CDC confirms...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed an infection with the virus that causes COVID-19 in California in a person who reportedly did not have relevant travel history or ......

 2020-02-27 01:02 

Big Island Now

Lori Vallow Waives Extradition, $5 Mil Bail Maintained...

An Idaho woman has decided not to fight extradition and will return voluntarily to the mainland to face charges of desertion in relation to her two missing children....

 2020-02-27 00:50 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Mother of missing kids waives extradition from Kauai to Idaho after judge denies bail reduction...

The 46-year-old mother of two missing children waived extradition to Idaho this afternoon just after a Kauai Circuit judge reconfirmed her bail at $5 million....

 2020-02-27 00:47 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Lawmakers concerned ticket resale sites are hitting customers with hidden fees...

Whether it's a ballgame or a concert, Americans spend tens of billions of dollars every year on ticket reseller sites, like Stub Hub and Ticketmaster....

 2020-02-27 00:43 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Shower activity and wind speeds increasing this weekend...

HONOLULU (KHON2) — A stable, breezy trade wind flow will continue to focus modest rainfall along windward slopes through Thursday. High pressure will strengthen northeast of the state on Frid......

 2020-02-27 00:38 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Nikka Costa plays the Blue Note Waikiki...

As the daughter of legendary producer and arranger Don Costa, Nikka was born with music encoded in her DNA. Beginning her music career at age five and opening for legend Don Ho, Nikka's first hit w......

 2020-02-27 00:36 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Staffing Solutions of Hawaii...

On today's show we meet a nurse and military spouse with a family that needed help finding a good job. Nikia Leslie turned to staffing solutions. "I relocated to Hawaii in July 2018. I interv......

 2020-02-27 00:35 

Hawaii News Now

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Stansberry and Raimo to be honored on Senior night this weekend...

The UH men's basketball team hosts its final two home games of the season this week beginning Thursday an will honor seniors Eddie Stansberry and Zigmars Raimo following Saturday's game against UC Riverside....

 2020-02-27 00:32 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

16-year-old Travels to South Korea to Meet K-pop Band Stray Kids for Wish Come True...

Sixteen-year-old Alyssa of Honolulu recently had the experience of a lifetime as her wish to meet Korean pop band Stray Kids came true. Thanks to Make-A-Wish Hawaii, Alyssa traveled all the way to......

 2020-02-27 00:27 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

WATCH: Judge denies request for reduction in Lori Vallow's bail, Vallow signs waiver of extradition...

HONOLULU (KHON2) — A judge denied Lori Vallow's request for a reduction in her $5 million bail. Vallow also waived extradition, setting the stage for her to be transported back to Idaho......

 2020-02-27 00:14 

Big Island Now

Small Craft Advisory...

A small craft advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or seas 10 feet or greater are expected to produce conditions hazardous to small craft....

 2020-02-27 00:04 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Gov. Ige asks lawmakers for $7.2 million to cope with coronavirus...

Gov. David Ige has asked lawmakers to earmark $7.21 million for the next four months to support state efforts to cope with the threat posed by the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-02-26 23:49 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Veteran groups push to make mental health a top priority...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Nexstar) — Veterans groups say they are pushing Congress to make veterans' issues, such as mental health, a top priority. Army veteran Sergio Alfaro said he has dealt with P......

 2020-02-26 23:19 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

LIVE: Trump to discuss coronavirus threat to US in White House news conference...

His comments come as CDC officials are urging residents to prepare for an increase in cases....

 2020-02-26 23:18 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Rockford's Ritzenhein eyes fourth Olympics...

Dathan Ritzenhein of Rockford has already competed in three Olympics. He'd like to add one more to his resume....

 2020-02-26 23:12 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

West Virginia woman indicted in WV's largest elderly fraud scam...

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) A Huntington woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury in connection with laundering funds from an international fraud scheme, according to United States Attorne......

 2020-02-26 23:09 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

NFL, players move closer to new CBA, but deal not done yet...

The NFL and its players have moved closer to a new collective bargaining agreement and the next decade of labor peace that would come with it....

 2020-02-26 22:55 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Bipartisan bill pushing to speed up disaster recovery projects...

New legislation on Capitol Hill could bring federal dollars to communities hit by natural disasters much quicker than ever before....

 2020-02-26 22:50 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Members of House committee at odds over efficient climate policy...

More Americans are recognizing the dangers of climate change, but Democrats and Republicans on the House Natural Resources Committee are at odds over how to address it....

 2020-02-26 22:38 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

Puerto Rico governor believes fatal shooting is hate crime against trans woman...

Puerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vzquez says the recent killing of a person believed to be a transgender woman is likely a hate crime....

 2020-02-26 22:35 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

WATCH: Mayor Caldwell provides updates on contract for rail operations and maintenance...

On Wednesday, Mayor Caldwell and other officials spoke to the press about the contract for rail maintenance and operations....

 2020-02-26 22:31 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Trump administration faces criticism for response to coronavirus crisis...

The White House is requesting $2.5 billion in emergency funding....

 2020-02-26 22:26 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Bloomberg's online campaign tests Facebook, Twitter rules...

Mike Bloomberg's stockpile of cash, swarm of employees and paid social media influencers are testing the abilities of online platforms — and his Democratic challengers — to keep up with an expensive internet campaign....

 2020-02-26 22:22 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

House passes bill to make lynching a federal crime...

With nearly unanimous support Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives approved a measure to make lynching a federal hate crime....

 2020-02-26 22:17 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

Are disinfectants effective on coronavirus?...

The disinfectants are thought to be effective against the novel coronavirus, but it has not been scientifically proven....

 2020-02-26 22:16 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Rainbow Warriors open final homestand of the season against Cal State Fullerton on Thursday Night...

The University of Hawai'i men's basketball team plays its final two home games of the season, beginning with a matchup with Cal State Fullerton on Thursday, Feb. 27. Tipoff is set for 7......

 2020-02-26 22:13 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

LIVE: 'Critical incident' reported at Milwaukee MillerCoors headquarters...

Milwaukee police say officers are responding to a "critical incident" at the Miller Coors brewing company headquarters....

 2020-02-26 22:13 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

No. 3 ranked Sharks extend winning streak to 22 games...

The Sharks have won a school record 22 consecutive games this season....

 2020-02-26 22:10 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Pope observes usual Ash Wednesday customs in time of virus...

VATICAN CITY > > Pope Francis celebrated the Ash Wednesday ritual that marks the opening of the Catholic Church's Lenten season in traditional fashion while greeting the public in Rome as other Masses were canceled in northern Italy over fears of the ...

 2020-02-26 22:07 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Microsoft says supply chain slowed by virus outbreak...

REDMOND, Wash. > > Microsoft says its supply chain is being hurt by the virus outbreak in China and the company will return to normal operations at a slower pace than expected....

 2020-02-26 22:06 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Designers of Deontay Wilder's costume respond to criticism that it contributed to Tyson Fury loss...

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Days after boxer Deontay Wilder partially blamed an elaborate costume on his first career loss to Tyson Fury, the makers of the costume have responded. For the last ......

 2020-02-26 21:59 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

'Critical incident' at Molson Coors Brewing Co. in Milwaukee, police say...

MILWAUKEE > > Milwaukee police are responding to what they are calling a "critical incident" on the Molson Coors Brewing Co. campus amid reports of a possible shooting....

 2020-02-26 21:57 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

West Virginia senators seek more funding to finish Corridor H interstate connector...

West Virginians are far too familiar with the Corridor H project, which has been in the works for years. But lawmakers are working to get the appropriate funding to finish it....

 2020-02-26 21:57 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Hawaiian Airlines suspending service to South Korea due to spike in coronavirus cases...

Hawaiian Airlines said today it will temporarily suspend its five-times-weekly nonstop service between Honolulu and Seoul because of the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-02-26 21:55 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

Amazon launches checkout-free grocery store in Seattle...

Amazon has opened its first full-size check-out free grocery store in Seattle....

 2020-02-26 21:52 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

Hawaiian Airlines to suspend Honolulu-to-Seoul service amid coronavirus outbreak...

Hawaiian Airlines hopes to resume service April 30....

 2020-02-26 21:52 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Woman accused of leaving her boyfriend in suitcase to die...

WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida have arrested a woman accused of zipping her boyfriend into a suitcase, recording his cries for help and leaving him inside until he died. The Orange......

 2020-02-26 21:47 

Big Island Now

Hawaiian To Temporarily Suspend Service to South Korea...

Hawaiian Airlines has temporarily suspended its five-times-weekly nonstop service between Honolulu and South Korea, due to a spike in COVID-19 cases in the country....

 2020-02-26 21:46 

Big Island Now

Hawaiian Airlines to Suspend South Korea Service...

Hawaiian is assisting impacted guests by offering re-accommodations on alternative flights or providing refunds....

 2020-02-26 21:39 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

Study finds online shopping harmful to the environment...

A new report found that making purchases online and having them delivered is not good for the environment....

 2020-02-26 21:38 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Take2:Sacred Hearts Academy and Saint Louis Cheer win Jamz National Champion...

After a victorious win in Las Vegas, a local cheer team is back to celebrate. Sacred Hearts Academy and Saint Louis Cheer Team competed in the Jamz National Competition and came out winning. For th......

 2020-02-26 21:37 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Hawaiian Airlines suspending service to South Korea's Incheon International Airport citing decline in demand, increase in coronavirus cases...

Hawaiian Airlines today announced its decision to temporarily suspend its five-times-weekly nonstop service between Honolulu's Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and Incheon International......

 2020-02-26 21:37 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

'Basebows hit the road for series against defending National Champion Vanderbilt...

The University of Hawaii baseball team will face the defending national champion in the regular season for the first time since 2004 (Rice, 2003) when they head to Nashville, Tenn., to take on Vanderbilt at Hawkins Field this weekend for three games....

 2020-02-26 21:35 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

House makes lynching a federal crime, 65 years after death of Emmett Till...

WASHINGTON > > Sixty-five years after 14-year-old Emmett Till was lynched in Mississippi, the House has approved legislation designating lynching as a hate crime under federal law....

 2020-02-26 21:34 

Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Trump to address the nation on coronavirus outbreak...

Top U.S. officials sought to ease public concern over the risks of coronavirus to the American public ahead of President Donald Trump's address to the nation this evening, as the new virus continued to spread across the globe....

 2020-02-26 21:31 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Airlines providing waivers for trips to South Korea...

South Korea continues to see an explosion in Coronavirus cases. Tuesday afternoon, the U.S. Military says, a soldier based in South Korea tested positive for the virus, the first U.S. service membe......

 2020-02-26 21:27 

Hawaii News Now

[ KGMB/KHNL ]

Police: 'Critical incident' at Molson Coors in Wisconsin...

Milwaukee police are responding to what they are calling a "critical incident" on the MillerCoors campus amid reports of a possible shooting....

 2020-02-26 21:25 

Big Island Now

Senate to Honor UH Men's Volleyball Team...

The nation's No. 2 men's volleyball team will be honored by the Hawai'i State Senate....

 2020-02-26 21:23 

KHON

[ Honolulu ]

Sunshine and breezy trade winds expected for Wednesday...

HONOLULU (KHON2) — A stable, breezy trade wind flow will continue to focus modest rainfall along windward slopes through Thursday. High pressure will strengthen northeast of the state on Frid......

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