$4.5M settlement reached in Hepatitis A class-action lawsuit

The lawsuit was filed on behalf of people exposed to Hepatitis A linked to tainted scallops at Genki Sushi.
Flash flood watch issued for Big Island

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Dangerously high surf expected on south shores
A swell generated by a strong storm in the Southern Hemisphere will bring surf just below warning levels for south-facing shores of the Hawaiian islands this weekend.
Flash flood watch issued for Big Island
Persistent heavy rain and the possibility of thunderstorms are expected into much of the weekend for the Big Island, which is now under a flash flood watch through Saturday evening.
First Alert Forecast: Chance for a thunderstorm to start the weekend
A disturbance passing through the islands will increase the chance of showers and maybe even bring a thunderstorm or two, starting Friday night into Saturday.

Elderly Hilo doctor accused of drug trafficking hospitalized, workers out on bond

A Hilo doctor has been hospitalized ahead of his court hearing for alleged drug trafficking. The four women who work for him were released on bond.

Elderly Hilo doctor accused of drug trafficking hospitalized, workers out on bond

A Hilo doctor has been hospitalized ahead of his court hearing for alleged drug trafficking. The four women who work for him were released on bond.
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NATIONAL HEADLINES

Florida man accused of cutting off penis of ex-girlfriend’s boyfriend

A man is out on $1 million bond after he attacked his ex-girlfriend's new boyfriend with a tire iron and cut off his genitalia.

  US life expectancy predicted to fall behind, report says

The U.S. will fare the worst of all high-income countries when it comes to life expectancy, according to a study that analyzed data from the 2016 Global Burden of Diseases project and generated predictions.

SPORTS

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Clinch Hoycard to leave Wahine basketball to return home

McDonald added to 2018 Manning Award Watch List

Tagovailoa receives encouragement from NFL star quarterback

Tua Tagovailoa is making a name for himself this season on the collegiate scene, and the Alabama quarterback appears to be grabbing the attention of some NFL players as well. He shared a text message conversation with Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson on his Instagram story,