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Good Things: Bank of Hawaii, Hero dog, New Year twins

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Forbes Magazine is giving kudos to Bank of Hawaii. The local bank is the top performer on the magazine's Top 100 list of largest banks in the country. The magazine says when the housing market heated up, Bank of Hawaii stayed conservative in its underwriting strategy, which helped minimize its bad loans.

An 11-year old boy in Canada was saved from the jaws of a cougar by the family dog! The golden retriever was pretty beaten up, but still wagging her tail after saving her best friend, young Austin Forman. They say the dog and the cougar battled it out for 15 minutes!

A Florida couple has something to celebrate. They have identical twin boys who are extra special because they were born in different decades. One baby was delivered just before midnight on New Year's Eve, the other just after the clock struck twelve. The Robie twins are still in intensive care because they were premature, but doctors say they should be able to go home in about eight-weeks.