• Coronavirus Pandemic

  Trump to America’s schools: Reopen or may lose federal funds

The president unleashed his threat on Twitter.


Multiple COVID-19 cases connected to Hawaii State Hospital temporarily halt construction at site

Health Department: Hawaii labs are able to meet current demand for COVID-19 testing

Community input sought on large solar project proposed for Kihei

Eateries, bars could be temporarily closed if they don’t comply with COVID-19 safety rules

  WATCH ‘This is Now’: 12 residents infected with COVID-19 at nursing home have recovered

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  • National

No peeking, voters: Court keeps Trump taxes private for now

The Supreme Court issued a mixed verdict Thursday on demands for President Donald Trump’s financial records that will keep his tax returns, banking and other documents out of the public eye for the time being.

Hawaii reports 36 new COVID-19 cases amid growing concerns about community spread

  Here’s how to register to vote in Hawaii as deadline arrives

Man seriously injured in crash in Waialua area

  New ICE rule not expected to impact international students in Hawaii

  Top contenders for Honolulu mayor make their case in ‘The Job Interview'

As US cases surge, council asks state to ‘consider’ delaying changes to travel restrictions

Forecast: Firm trade winds to hold into the weekend

Court official to oversee damages for Hawaiian homesteads

  • National News

Teams search for ‘Glee’ star Naya Rivera at California lake

Authorities were searching the waters of a Southern California lake Thursday for “Glee” star Naya Rivera a day after her 4-year-old son was found alone on a rented boat.


Return of prep sports at Hawaii schools delayed again as seasons remain in flux

Multiple Oahu public schools were told on Thursday that they will not be able to start any extracurricular activities — including sports — until at least August 18th.

Max Holloway to auction off his UFC 251 fight kit, all proceeds going to the Hawaii Foodbank

Ahead of his UFC featherweight title rematch with Alexander Volkanovski (21-1), Max Holloway (21-5) announced that he will be auctioning off his fight kit from UFC 251 for charity.

Fordham University cancels Sept. 12 football game against University of Hawaii

The Rainbow Warrior football team’s match-up with Fordham University, originally set for Sept. 12 at Aloha Stadium, has been canceled, a school official said Monday.


  Crews on Maui cut firebreak to protect Paia residents from large brush fire

Pizza-pua? 7-Eleven Hawaii unveils new manapua flavor

United Airlines workers in Hawaii face layoffs as air travel industry struggles

  A viewer’s guide: Here’s how the ‘The Job Interview: Honolulu Mayor’ was conducted

  Bishop Museum now permanent home of 2 artifacts gifted to Captain Cook

The ʻahu ʻula and mahiole were on loan from a New Zealand museum... until now.
  • Coronavirus Pandemic

  US economy may be stalling out as viral outbreak worsens

The persistently elevated level of layoffs are occurring as a spike in virus cases has forced six states to reverse their move to reopen businesses.

  College internships during a pandemic? A local company is making it work

  PPP funds were a lifeline for some businesses, but others say it wasn’t enough

Plan to install zipline in Laie, but tourism shutdown puts project’s future in doubt

  Nurse uses vacation time to respond to call for help from overwhelmed Texas hospitals