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Facebook anticipates an FTC privacy fine of up to $5 billion

The company set aside $3 billion in its quarterly earnings report Wednesday as a contingency against the possible penalty but noted that the "matter remains unresolved."


Sizable rockfall is latest sign of settling at Kilauea summit

  Honolulu police officer with troubled past charged with abuse of a household member

LIST: What percentage of kids aren’t vaccinated at your child’s school?

  It’s the call every halau dreams of: The invitation to participate in Merrie Monarch

HFD crews help boater who ran into trouble in Maunalua Bay

A witness reported a boat near the rocks and called authorities at around 4:30 a.m.
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  Woman arrested after complaining to Frontier Airlines about vomit in daughter’s seat

The airline says flight attendants apologized, began cleaning up and offered to reassign seats, but the mother disputes that account.

  Suspect charged in deadly Punaluu shooting claims he opened fire in self defense

Forecast: Breezy for now until trade winds begin to weaken

Hawaii firefighters to receive pay increases over 2 years

  Kayaker who suffered shark bite: ‘We go into their home and things happen’

  Deputy sheriffs, COs using guns and ammo that violate state policy

Ready for Merrie Monarch 2019? Here’s how you can tune in to all the action

  Sub-par Kauai levees mean some could have to buy costly flood insurance

  Aerial surveys, visitor campaigns underscore rapid ohia death’s massive toll

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  Remains found wrapped in plastic believed to be missing 5-year-old boy; Parents charged

Authorities say the couple reported Andrew “AJ” Freund missing on Thursday and told officers they had last seen him at bedtime the previous night.


Hawaii’s bullpen comes up big in win over San Diego

Hawaii improved to 17-20 on the season thanks to a committee approach from the bullpen.

  Local Gymnast earns All-American honors

Hawaii’s van Tilburg named AVCA Player of the Week

Bracket Busters Challenge

March madness is approaching! Who do you have to go all the way? Test your skills and knowledge (and luck) in choosing which teams will go the distance in Hawaii News Now's Bracket Busters Challenge.

  Chaminade University unveils new Silversword Training Center

The campaign also established 46-new privately-funded scholarships and a new Center for Teaching and Learning among other things.


  'They deserve to be heard’: Poetry project gives a voice to English language learners

  Forecast: Pleasant trade wind weather, but changes for the weekend ahead

HNN picks up 8 regional Edward R. Murrow awards

Man charged in execution attempt pleads guilty to avoid tougher sentence

Man charged in execution attempt pleads guilty to avoid tougher sentence

He faces life behind bars with the possibility of parole after serving a minimum of 20 years.
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US measles cases hit highest mark in 25 years

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 695 cases had been reported in 22 states this year as of Wednesday afternoon.

  ‘You just cringe’: Influx of visitors tests safety, patience in Waipio Valley

  Waipio Valley is on many visitors’ must-see list. That’s the problem.

  Advocates, families face overwhelming barriers to help homeless with severe mental illness

Hawaii nonprofit says state education data is incomplete