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  • End comes for notorious Venezuelan vertical slum

    End comes for notorious Venezuelan vertical slum

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:21 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:21:33 GMT
    The first of thousands of squatters who transformed a half-built skyscraper into a vertical slum were moved out by armed police and soldiers Tuesday, marking the beginning of the end for the Tower of David's...More >>
    The beginning of the end came for the world's tallest slum Tuesday as officials began evicting thousands of squatters from a haphazard community inside the half-built Caracas skyscraper known as the Tower of David.More >>
  • US: No link to Russian gov't in plane downing

    US: No link to Russian gov't in plane downing

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:13:05 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 >>
  • Airlines ban flights to Israel after rocket strike

    Airlines ban flights to Israel after rocket strike

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:07:37 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 all 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 >>