Out of sight but center stage, jurors weigh Chauvin’s fate

With the case drawing to a close, some stores were boarded up in Minneapolis. The courthouse was ringed with concrete barriers and razor wire, and National Guard troops were on patrol.
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  NASA’s Mars helicopter takes flight, 1st for another planet

Flight controllers in California confirmed Ingenuity’s brief hop after receiving data via the Perseverance rover, which stood watch more than 200 feet away.

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Bail reduced for sex assault suspect on Hawaii Island; trial date set

  Family of 5-year-old who died on kayaking trip reaches record settlement

  Early evidence shows COVID vaccines could help with ‘long haul’ symptoms

  Bay View’s driving range scores with addition of ball tracking system

Man found guilty in heinous 2018 hammer attack on girlfriend sentenced to life in prison

He won't be eligible for parole, and was seen as a repeat offender.
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WATCH: Railway worker rescues child from path of oncoming train

The worker raced into action after the child slipped and fell onto the tracks with a train speeding toward the station.

  Oahu joins rest of state in expanding COVID vaccine eligibility to everyone 16 and older

Have you filed yet? Despite federal extension, state taxes still due Tuesday

  Watch ‘This is Now’: US embassy in South Africa ‘carefully’ following police shooting probe

Hawaii reports 65 new COVID cases; no additional fatalities

  Advocates worry abuse cases went widely unreported during pandemic

Forecast: Sunshine and light winds with afternoon interior and leeward showers

  As state hopes to implement vaccine passports, some raise concerns over privacy

Hawaii’s SNAP program 1 of 6 states to receive national grant

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  Murder case against Chauvin in George Floyd’s death goes to jury

All three of the possible charges require the jury to conclude that Chauvin's actions were a “substantial causal factor” in Floyd's death — and that his use of force was unreasonable.

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Top-ranked UH men’s volleyball racks up All-Big West honors ahead of conference tournament

The No. 1 ranked Rainbow Warriors volleyball team racked up the accolades on Monday, when the Big West Conference announced their 2021 All-Conference teams.

  Hawaii’s Marcus Mariota back home to reset for second season with Las Vegas Raiders

Saint Louis great and newly re-signed Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Marcus Mariota was back in the islands this week to reset and relax ahead of his second season in the ninth island.

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Man, 30, in critical condition after overnight shooting in McCully

Hawaii reports 111 new COVID infections; no additional fatalities

  GRAPHIC: HPD releases body cam footage of police shooting in Nuuanu that left man dead

  Dozens rally in Waikiki following recent police shootings in Hawaii, on mainland

  Attorney representing family of man killed in shooting says HPD is ‘not telling the whole truth’

“Because my suspicion here is that the officers were poorly trained, that the fault here lies at the feet of HPD.”
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  WWII plane goes down in front of beachgoers during Florida air show

A mechanical issue forced the pilot to ditch the vintage aircraft in front of a crowd of beachgoers on Saturday.

  Forecast: Light winds on the horizon

To help with COVID backlog, Maui DMV to open on Saturdays

New species of ehu is named after scientist who spent decades studying the fish

Damage from 2-alarm house fire in Mililani estimated at $170,000