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US expands probe into air bag failures to 12.3 million vehicles

Vehicles made by Toyota, Honda, Kia, Hyundai, Mitsubishi and Fiat Chrysler from the 2010 through 2019 model years are included in the probe, which was revealed Tuesday in documents posted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.


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

  '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

He faces life behind bars with the possibility of parole after serving a minimum of 20 years.
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  Dems clash with Trump officials on subpoenas, tax returns

The treasury secretary says he is consulting with the Justice Department "due to the serious constitutional questions raised by this request and the serious consequences that a resolution of those questions could have for taxpayer privacy."

Pearl Harbor survivor who served in WWII campaigns, Korean War dies at 96

  ‘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

Fingerprints, tips from public help lead to arrest of suspected bank robber

  Lavish salaries, perks focus of federal theft investigation into union boss

Big Island police seek attempted murder suspect in Honaunau shooting

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  Indictment: Ex-CEO ignored red flags as opioid crisis raged

The pharmaceutical industry executive hit Tuesday with criminal charges stemming from the opioid crisis doesn't have his name on a museum wing, and his company isn't within earshot of Apple or anyone else on the Fortune 500.


Hawaii’s van Tilburg named AVCA Player of the Week

The Netherlands native tallied a match-high 25 kills against the 49ers, hitting .543 to give Hawaii its first-ever conference championship. The senior standout also tallied nine kills, one ace and four digs in UH’s semifinal win over UC Irvine.

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.

Warriors named top seed in NCAA Tournament

Defending national champion Long Beach State (26-2) is the No. 2 seed.


‘Pele’s Path: The Journey Home’ to offer first-hand look at Kilauea disaster

  Recently released MCCC inmate describes last month’s ‘traumatic’ riot

  Suspect charged after man’s body found hidden in wooded area following altercation

Forecast: Trade winds hold firm, lighter winds expected this weekend

Forecast: Trade winds hold firm, lighter winds expected this weekend

Trades hold firm, lighter winds due over the weekend.
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Boy thrown over balcony at Mall of America showing signs of recovery

The boy plunged 40 feet when a stranger threw him over the third floor balcony.

Hawaii high school robotics team garners rookie award

  ’Kal’s Law’ would help disabled people with jobs to keep key health benefits

  Powerful quake hits Philippines, day after deadly temblor

Petition to impeach city prosecutor prompts legal debate: Are e-signatures legal?