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  • Black leaders worry about low turnout in November

    Black leaders worry about low turnout in November

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:33 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:33:25 GMT
    Civil rights leaders at the NAACP annual convention in Las Vegas on Tuesday worried that dwindling African-American turnout in November could lead to the expansion of voter-identification laws that makes it harder...More >>
    Civil rights leaders at the NAACP annual convention in Las Vegas on Tuesday worried that dwindling African-American turnout in November could lead to the expansion of voter-identification laws that make it harder for that...More >>
  • New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

    New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:31:19 GMT
    A man believed to have provided the gun used by Boston Marathon bombing suspects to kill a college police officer has been arrested on drug and weapon charges.More >>
    A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is believed to have provided the handgun used to kill a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer during the manhunt, people with knowledge of the...More >>
  • GOP voters in Georgia decide Senate nominee

    GOP voters in Georgia decide Senate nominee

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:20 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:20:59 GMT
    After a bruising nine-week runoff campaign, Georgia Republicans will finally have their Senate nominee who will compete against Democrat Michelle Nunn for a seat the GOP can ill afford to lose as the party looks to...More >>
    Early returns Tuesday suggest a long night of vote counting in a tight race for Georgia's Republican Senate nomination between U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston and businessman David Perdue.More >>
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  • US: Russia 'created the conditions' for shoot-down

    US: Russia 'created the conditions' for shoot-down

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:41:12 GMT
    The Obama administration said Tuesday it would present data from the U.S. intelligence community laying out what's known about the Malaysia Airlines plane that was shot down in Ukraine.More >>
    Senior U.S. intelligence officials said Tuesday that Russia was responsible for "creating the conditions" that led to the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, but they offered no evidence of direct Russian...More >>
  • UN chief believes Gaza fighting will end soon

    UN chief believes Gaza fighting will end soon

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:03:27 GMT
    The Palestinian U.N. envoy says a draft U.N. resolution calling for an immediate cease-fire in the Gaza Strip will be formally circulated to the Security Council.More >>
    The U.N. secretary-general said Tuesday it is his "hope and belief" that his emergency mission to the Middle East will lead to an end to the fighting between Hamas and Israel "in the very near future."More >>
  • Airlines ban flights to Israel after rocket strike

    Airlines ban flights to Israel after rocket strike

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:42 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:42:54 GMT
    Israel bombed five mosques, a sports stadium and the home of the late Hamas military chief across the Gaza Strip early Tuesday, a Gaza police official said, as the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state...More >>
    A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel's main airport, prompting a ban on flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as aviation authorities responded to the shock of seeing a civilian jetliner shot...More >>
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  • Yates earns first career MLB save

    Yates earns first career MLB save

    Monday, July 21 2014 3:12 AM EDT2014-07-21 07:12:37 GMT
    The Kauai native earned his first career MLB saveThe Kauai native earned his first career MLB save
    Kauai native Kirby Yates reached a milestone in his Major League Baseball career Sunday afternoon.The Tampa Bay Rays reliever earned his first MLB save in a 5-3 win against the Minnesota Twins.Yates came on and sealed the game with one out in the bottom of the ninth.He has a 1.8 era through July.Copyright 2014Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
    Kauai native Kirby Yates reached a milestone in his Major League Baseball career Sunday afternoon.The Tampa Bay Rays reliever earned his first MLB save in a 5-3 win against the Minnesota Twins.Yates came on and sealed the game with one out in the bottom of the ninth.He has a 1.8 era through July.Copyright 2014Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
  • 'Hawaiian Punch' proves potent: Viloria scores KO for second straight win

    'Hawaiian Punch' proves potent: Viloria scores KO for second straight win

    Saturday, July 19 2014 10:16 PM EDT2014-07-20 02:16:40 GMT
    Brian Viloria improves his record to 34-4Brian Viloria improves his record to 34-4
    Brian Viloria proved Saturday morning that Hawaiian Punch is like a fine wine-- it only gets better with time.The 33-year-old Waipahu native defeated Mexico's Jose Zuniga via knockout in the fifth round at the Champions of Gold event in Macau, China.After both fighters spent the first two rounds feeling each other out, Viloria got busy in rounds three and four with several devastating combinations to the head of the 25-year-old.Once Zuniga started covering his head, Viloria dealt the killer b...More >>
    Brian Viloria proved Saturday morning that Hawaiian Punch is like a fine wine-- it only gets better with time.The 33-year-old Waipahu native defeated Mexico's Jose Zuniga via knockout in the fifth round at the Champions of Gold event in Macau, China.After both fighters spent the first two rounds feeling each other out, Viloria got busy in rounds three and four with several devastating combinations to the head of the 25-year-old.Once Zuniga started covering his head, Viloria dealt the killer b...More >>
  • Wie misses second straight cut

    Wie misses second straight cut

    Friday, July 18 2014 11:31 PM EDT2014-07-19 03:31:54 GMT
    It's the first time since May 2013 Wie has missed consecutive cutsIt's the first time since May 2013 Wie has missed consecutive cuts
    Michelle Wie doesn't need a flux capacitor to go back in time to find her former self.After a great first half of the LPGA season, the Punahou grad has been reverting back to Wie of 20-13 and on Friday, her recent slump took another hit.The 24-year-old entered 12 shots off the lead and only moved backwards in round two of the Marathon Classic.She racked up six bogeys, including a double bogey on the seventh hole.Wie finished with an 8-over-par-76 for one of her worst rounds of the season and ...More >>
    Michelle Wie doesn't need a flux capacitor to go back in time to find her former self.After a great first half of the LPGA season, the Punahou grad has been reverting back to Wie of 20-13 and on Friday, her recent slump took another hit.The 24-year-old entered 12 shots off the lead and only moved backwards in round two of the Marathon Classic.She racked up six bogeys, including a double bogey on the seventh hole.Wie finished with an 8-over-par-76 for one of her worst rounds of the season and ...More >>