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  • French prime minister wins confidence vote

    French prime minister wins confidence vote

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:22 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:22:20 GMT
    France's prime minister faces a confidence vote in a parliament increasingly frustrated with unpopular President Francois Hollande's handling of the economy - including dissidents within his Socialist Party.More >>
    French Prime Minister Manuel Valls has won a vote of confidence in a tense ballot, allowing him to push through economic reforms that have divided the left.More >>
  • Belgium grants jailed rapist, murderer euthanasia

    Belgium grants jailed rapist, murderer euthanasia

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:22 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:22:17 GMT
    A Belgian convicted of murder and rape who has been imprisoned for almost three decades has been granted the right to die after doctors agreed his psychological condition was incurable, an official said Tuesday.More >>
    A Belgian man convicted of murder and rape is being put to death. Yet the country doesn't have the death penalty. Confused? Authorities have granted a request for assisted suicide by the man, who says he's a menace...More >>
  • Weakening Odile pushes up Mexico's Baja California

    Weakening Odile pushes up Mexico's Baja California

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:22 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:22:13 GMT
    A weakening Tropical Storm Odile pushed up Mexico's Baja California Peninsula early Tuesday, dumping heavy rains that could bring dangerous flash floods and mudslides but also a potential boon to the...More >>
    A weakening Tropical Storm Odile pushed up Mexico's Baja California Peninsula on Tuesday, dumping heavy rains that could bring dangerous flash floods and mudslides but also a potential boon to the drought-stricken region.More >>
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  • Rainbow Wahine volleyball team unranked for first time in 22 seasons

    Rainbow Wahine volleyball team unranked for first time in 22 seasons

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:16 AM EDT2014-09-16 07:16:07 GMT
    Honolulu (HAWAIINEWSNOW) - For the first time in 22-seasons, the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team fell out of the AVCA top 25 poll.The last time the Bows' were unranked came back in 1992, UH finished 15-12 that season and fourth in the Big West conference.Dave Shoji's crew is 6-3 this season, but 0-3 against nationally ranked opponents.Hawaii returns to the teraflex September 19th when they host the first of two matches against Northern Arizona.More >>
    Honolulu (HAWAIINEWSNOW) - For the first time in 22-seasons, the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team fell out of the AVCA top 25 poll.The last time the Bows' were unranked came back in 1992, UH finished 15-12 that season and fourth in the Big West conference.Dave Shoji's crew is 6-3 this season, but 0-3 against nationally ranked opponents.Hawaii returns to the teraflex September 19th when they host the first of two matches against Northern Arizona.More >>
  • Scott Harding wins special teams player of the week honors

    Scott Harding wins special teams player of the week honors

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:22 AM EDT2014-09-16 07:22:02 GMT
    University of Hawai'i multi-purpose starScott Hardingwas selected as the Mountain West's Special Teams Player of the Week following his performance in Saturday's victory over Northern Iowa.In addition, the Brisbane, Australia native was one of five players selected by the Paul Hornung Award to its weekly honor roll.On Saturday, Harding was a factor in all three positions he played on the field. He punted a career-high 11 times for a 38.7 average; returned a career-best seven punts for a 10.9 ...More >>
    University of Hawai'i multi-purpose starScott Hardingwas selected as the Mountain West's Special Teams Player of the Week following his performance in Saturday's victory over Northern Iowa.In addition, the Brisbane, Australia native was one of five players selected by the Paul Hornung Award to its weekly honor roll.On Saturday, Harding was a factor in all three positions he played on the field. He punted a career-high 11 times for a 38.7 average; returned a career-best seven punts for a 10.9 ...More >>
  • St. Francis hires Konishi, Eldredge to run athletics

    St. Francis hires Konishi, Eldredge to run athletics

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:05 AM EDT2014-09-16 07:05:49 GMT
    St. Francis School has hired former University of Hawaii pitching coach Chad Konishi and former Maryknoll baseball coach Duane Eldredge to be co-athletic directors at the Manoa campus, according to Sister Joan of Arc Souza, head of school. Konishi is a Punahou and University of California at Berkley graduate who helped 12 different UH pitchers win a total of 15 All-Western Athletic Conference awards. He also had 19 Major League Baseball draft picks during his time as the UH mound manager. He...More >>
    St. Francis School has hired former University of Hawaii pitching coach Chad Konishi and former Maryknoll baseball coach Duane Eldredge to be co-athletic directors at the Manoa campus, according to Sister Joan of Arc Souza, head of school. Konishi is a Punahou and University of California at Berkley graduate who helped 12 different UH pitchers win a total of 15 All-Western Athletic Conference awards. He also had 19 Major League Baseball draft picks during his time as the UH mound manager. He...More >>
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