Infant among the dead after fire rips through HPD lieutenant’s Kahala home

The fire broke out at a home on Luakaha Street, officials say.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Man accused of molesting teen girl worked as janitor at Kaneohe school
A 21-year-old man who allegedly sexually assaulted a teen girl made his first appearance before a judge Wednesday morning.
Federal raid of Hilo clinic leads to arrest of doctor for alleged drug trafficking
Long time Hilo medical clinic raided by federal agents.
Program for formerly homeless kids helps them break habits learned on the streets
"Before coming into shelter, they’re never sleeping in the same place. They’re not going to school. They’re not eating on normal schedules. So when they get to IHS we almost have to push the pause and reset button to get them back into a system of normalcy," said Kimo Carvalho.

  Willie K. continues to entertain audiences while undergoing cancer treatment

The Na Hoku Hanohano award-winning artist performed another show at the Blue Note Hawaii

City closes 2 busy Ala Wai parks for the next few months

Officials insist it’s for maintenance, but critics believe it’s an attempt to move a growing homeless population.
  Advisory level surf to peak for north, west shores
  Hawaiian Airlines apologizes after custom-built wheelchair is damaged

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  50-pound nose stolen off family’s porch; kids make plea for its return

Three siblings in Portland, OR, are trying to get back their beloved nose sculpture after it was swiped off their porch.

Two-thirds of Americans can’t pass citizenship exam, survey says

According to the results of a survey released by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation this month, only one in three Americans, about 36 percent, can pass a multiple-choice test consisting of items taken from the citizenship exam, which has a passing score of 60.

SPORTS

Ursua, Tagovailoa listed on AP midseason All-American teams

BYU defeats Hawaii, 49-23

The losing streak in Provo continues for the Rainbow Warrior football team has Hawaii lost to BYU tonight, 49-23.