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  4 men were trapped in burning vehicles until officers, civilians showed up

Along with civilian motorists, the officers worked to free those trapped inside the vehicles.


  Film about Waianae man credited for his heroism on 9/11 coming to digital platforms

  This 22-year-old can cross one off her bucket list: She scaled Mount Kilimanjaro

  Bidding dispute for Koko Craters Stable concession turns ugly

Maui bookkeeper charged with stealing more than $1M from plant nursery

  After completing worldwide voyage, Hokulea is now headed on a new adventure

The new voyage could set sail as early as May 2021.
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  Hurricane Michael upgraded to a Category 5 at time of landfall in Florida

Michael is the first hurricane to make landfall in the United States as a category 5 since Hurricane Andrew in 1992, and only the fourth on record.

  Suspect charged in connection with bus stop kidnapping, sex assault

Hilo man accused of shooting wife is indicted on multiple counts

Snorkeler dies after getting into trouble in waters off Hanalei

Come 2020, your Hawaii license might not work to get you on a plane

Council OKs bill aimed at restricting just how big monster homes can be

  News of this flower’s demise was premature, and scientists hope it’s not alone

Lawmakers take action, fearing ‘aloha poke’ dispute is just the beginning

Hokulea sails into Ala Wai to mark final chapter of worldwide voyage

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  Trump’s legal team breathes a sigh, takes a victory lap

The legal threat to President Donald Trump that seemed so dangerous upon Mueller's appointment in May 2017 has waned. The aftershocks from the Mueller report released Thursday will help shape the next two years of Trump's administration.


  Hawaii to take on Long Beach State in Big West title game after sweeping UC Irvine

The Anteaters (18-11) were no match for the Warriors as Hawaii (16-2) put it’s foot on the gas pedal and never looked back.

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 set to defend home court in Big West Tournament

Despite not knowing who their opposition would be for most of the week, the Warriors understand what’s at stake this weekend as they look to defend their home court against the best of the Big West.


  Police investigating reported kidnapping of attorney tied to Kealoha corruption probe

  HFD rescues 4 stranded hikers from Kaau Crater trail

Growing UH program is teaching children with autism how to swim

HFD: Fire at office supply store in Kalihi was intentionally set

HFD: Fire at office supply store in Kalihi was intentionally set

No arrests have been made yet, but police are still investigating.
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  20 years after school attack, Columbine remembers 13 lost

A Colorado community will mark the 20th anniversary of the attack on Columbine High School on Saturday with community service projects and a ceremony remembering the 13 people killed by teenage gunmen.

  Coast Guard: Blaze on fishing vessel started during Customs inspection

  Punahou teen’s soccer skills earn him spot on prestigious national youth team

  Forecast: Breezy trade winds along with drier conditions moving in

  Hometown Heroes: CEO of children’s museum aims to empower kids to learn