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  • Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

    Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:23 PM EDT2014-07-24 00:23:08 GMT
    The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.More >>
    A condemned Arizona inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.More >>
  • Senator says he had PTSD when he wrote thesis

    Senator says he had PTSD when he wrote thesis

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:23 PM EDT2014-07-24 00:23:01 GMT
    Montana Sen. John Walsh's thesis written for the U.S. Army War College contains unattributed passages that appear to be taken word-for-word from previously published papers.More >>
    Sen. John Walsh of Montana said Wednesday his failure to attribute conclusions and verbatim passages lifted from other scholars' work in his thesis to earn a master's degree from the U.S. Army War College was an...More >>
  • Judge strikes down gay marriage ban, stays ruling

    Judge strikes down gay marriage ban, stays ruling

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:52 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:52:14 GMT
    A federal judge in Denver has declared Colorado's gay marriage ban unconstitutional, but he issued a temporary stay of the ruling until an appeals court hearing next month.More >>
    A federal judge in Denver declared Colorado's gay marriage ban unconstitutional on Wednesday, but he issued a temporary stay of the ruling to give the state until next month to seek an appeal.More >>
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  • Honduran families deported back to a bleak future

    Honduran families deported back to a bleak future

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:44:48 GMT
    Elsa Ramirez already had lost two brothers to violence in this remote Caribbean region when co-workers handling clandestine cocaine flights from South America murdered her husband four months ago.More >>
    Elsa Ramirez already had lost two brothers to violence in this remote Caribbean region when co-workers handling clandestine cocaine flights from South America murdered her husband four months ago.More >>
  • European carriers suspend more Tel Aviv flights

    European carriers suspend more Tel Aviv flights

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-07-23 22:43:21 GMT
    Germany's largest airline, Lufthansa, says it is cancelling all flights to Tel Aviv for at least another 24 hours because of ongoing safety concerns.More >>
    Air France and Germany's two largest airlines on Wednesday canceled more flights to Tel Aviv because of safety concerns amid the fighting between Israel and Hamas.More >>
  • Iraq: al-Maliki rejects Iran's urging to step down

    Iraq: al-Maliki rejects Iran's urging to step down

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-07-23 22:33:43 GMT
    Iraqi officials say the death toll from a late night suicide attack targeting a police checkpoint in Baghdad has climbed to 31 people, most of them civilians.More >>
    Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki rejected an attempt by Iran to persuade him to step down, senior Iraqi politicians said Wednesday, underlining his determination to defy even his top ally to push for a third term...More >>
  • SportsMore>>

  • UH Coaches Arnold, Beeman, Trapasso await approval on contracts

    UH Coaches Arnold, Beeman, Trapasso await approval on contracts

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 2:26 AM EDT2014-07-23 06:26:46 GMT
    The University of Hawaii athletic department may be struggling to make ends meet, but three prominent coaches are on the verge of increasing their pay by a combined $55,000.  ...More >>
    The University of Hawaii athletic department may be struggling to make ends meet, but three prominent coaches are on the verge of increasing their pay by a combined $55,000.  ...More >>
  • 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 >>
  • Victorino singles in return from DL

    Victorino singles in return from DL

    Saturday, July 19 2014 10:26 PM EDT2014-07-20 02:26:09 GMT
    Shane Victorino has only played in 23 games this seasonShane Victorino has only played in 23 games this season
    Red Sox Nation enjoyed a rare Shane Victorino sighting on Saturday afternoon.In his first MLB action since heading to the Disabled List in late May, the St. Anthony's grad went 1-for-3 with a single in a 2-1 win against the Kansas City Royals.The outing marked only his 23rd game of the season as he's spent most of the year recovering from an injured hamstring.So far, he's hitting .245 on the year.Copyright 2014Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>
    Red Sox Nation enjoyed a rare Shane Victorino sighting on Saturday afternoon.In his first MLB action since heading to the Disabled List in late May, the St. Anthony's grad went 1-for-3 with a single in a 2-1 win against the Kansas City Royals.The outing marked only his 23rd game of the season as he's spent most of the year recovering from an injured hamstring.So far, he's hitting .245 on the year.Copyright 2014Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.More >>