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  • 2 Americans detained in North Korea seek US help

    2 Americans detained in North Korea seek US help

    Friday, August 1 2014 7:23 PM EDT2014-08-01 23:23:47 GMT
    Two American tourists charged with "anti-state" crimes in North Korea said Friday they expect to be tried soon and pleaded for help from the U.S. government to secure their release from what they say could be long...More >>
    Two American tourists charged with "anti-state" crimes in North Korea said Friday they expect to be tried soon and pleaded for help from the U.S. government to secure their release from what they say could be long prison...More >>
  • Ebola moving faster than control efforts

    Ebola moving faster than control efforts

    Friday, August 1 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-08-01 22:50:46 GMT
    Presidents from the West African countries hit by the Ebola outbreak are meeting with world health leaders to come up with ways to stop the spread of the deadly disease.More >>
    An Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 700 people in West Africa is moving faster than efforts to control the disease, the head of the World Health Organization warned as presidents from the affected countries met...More >>
  • Israel pushes deeper in Gaza after soldier seized

    Israel pushes deeper in Gaza after soldier seized

    Friday, August 1 2014 4:56 PM EDT2014-08-01 20:56:05 GMT
    A three-day cease-fire in the Gaza Strip has gone into effect following heavy Israel-Hamas fighting.More >>
    Backed by tank fire and airstrikes, Israeli forces pushed deep into southern Gaza on Friday, searching for an Israeli army officer believed to be captured by Hamas fighters during deadly clashes that shattered an...More >>
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  • Twins sign Kurt Suzuki to 2-year extension

    Twins sign Kurt Suzuki to 2-year extension

    Friday, August 1 2014 4:01 AM EDT2014-08-01 08:01:01 GMT
    The Maui native is staying in the Twin CitiesThe Maui native is staying in the Twin Cities
    The Minnesota Twins have signed All-Star catcher Kurt Suzuki to a two-year, $12 million contract extension.The Twins got the deal done on Thursday, keeping a respected veteran around the clubhouse on a team that continues to struggle in the standings. Fox Sports first reported the agreement that includes a vesting option for 2017.Suzuki has been one of the few bright spots for the Twins this season. He signed a one-year deal in the offseason and has delivered one of his finest stories. He wil...More >>
    The Minnesota Twins have signed All-Star catcher Kurt Suzuki to a two-year, $12 million contract extension.The Twins got the deal done on Thursday, keeping a respected veteran around the clubhouse on a team that continues to struggle in the standings. Fox Sports first reported the agreement that includes a vesting option for 2017.Suzuki has been one of the few bright spots for the Twins this season. He signed a one-year deal in the offseason and has delivered one of his finest stories. He wil...More >>
  • Hawaii gymnasts soar in national competition

    Hawaii gymnasts soar in national competition

    Friday, August 1 2014 2:46 AM EDT2014-08-01 06:46:53 GMT
     A group of six young gymnasts representing Hawaii competed at the USA Gymnastics Championships last week from July 16-19 in Louisville, KY and scored high among thousands of gymnasts across the country.More >>
      A group of six young gymnasts representing Hawaii competed at the USA Gymnastics Championships earlier this month from July 16-19 in Louisville, KY and scored high among thousands of gymnasts across the country.More >>
  • World's largest outrigger canoe race welcomes teams from around the world

    World's largest outrigger canoe race welcomes teams from around the world

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-08-01 01:31:12 GMT
    Paddling crews are preparing for the 44th Annual queen Liliuokalani Outrigger canoe races in Kona from Saturday, Aug. 30 to Monday Sept. 1, where thousands of paddlers from around the world will compete in the world's largest outrigger canoe race. More >>
    Paddling crews are preparing for the 44th Annual queen Liliuokalani Outrigger canoe races in Kona from Saturday, Aug. 30 to Monday Sept. 1, where thousands of paddlers from around the world will compete in the world's largest outrigger canoe race. More >>