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  HBO’s ‘Chernobyl’ propels tourism in nuclear disaster zone

More than three decades after the world’s worst civilian nuclear disaster erupted, visitors from around the world are exploring Chernobyl.

TOP STORIES

  Mueller to testify publicly before House committees July 17

  Forecast: Threat of flooding, thunderstorms still up for Kauai and Oahu

Gov. Ige to sign bill allowing ‘Gender X’ on Hawai’i driver licenses

Kaiser unveils new MRI machine that can conduct exams in half the time

Community support ensures popular Kailua fireworks show goes on

An outpouring of support from local businesses and volunteers has kept the show running for the past several years.
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  Border official resigns amid uproar over migrant children

The conditions at the station in Clint, Texas, included inadequate food, lack of medical care, and older children trying to care for toddlers.

Public input sought over proposed road work for Nimitz, Ala Moana Blvd.

  Threat of heavy rain and thunderstorms looms for parts of the state

  VIDEO: Police officer dad “pulls over” adorable 10-month-old daughter

  Vague guidelines on pesticide use at schools has community calling for change

Big Island fire officials investigating after 6 vehicles found ablaze at Hilo tow yard

Several customers in Makakilo without water due to main break, downed pumping stations

BWS repairing water main break affecting 20 customers in Pearl City

  Company operating skydiving plane that crashed says it’s cooperating with investigators

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  Trump awards highest military honor to Iraq veteran

President Donald Trump awarded the nation’s highest military honor to an Iraq veteran who cleared an insurgent strongpoint and allowed members of his platoon to move to safety.

SPORTS

Former Rainbow Wahine stand-out makes her professional soccer debut

Former Rainbow Wahine soccer stand-out, Raisa Strom-Okimoto made her professional debut last Friday for the Utah Royals.

USA takes down Spain 2-1 in 2019 Women’s World Cup

A pair of penalties from Megan Rapinoe gave the Americans the win, setting up a date with France on Friday in the quarterfinals.

Yamamoto wins another start for Miami Marlins, improves to 3-0

Over his first three starts since being called up from the minors, Yamamoto is 3-0 with 19 strikeouts in 19 total innings of action.

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  Chris Pratt returns to Hawaii — this time, for his honeymoon

Police arrest man suspected of breaking into Honolulu school

Forecast: Thunderstorms could trigger flooding through Wednesday

Out-of-state visitors to pay parking fees at Koke’e, Waimea Canyon State Park

Kauai leaders to discuss plans that might impact traditional salt making in Hanapepe

A battle is brewing over Kauai’s famed salt ponds of Hanapepe.
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  Teen alcohol use is down, but plenty are still drinking

The 2018 data shows that by the end of 12th grade, 59 percent of students had “consumed more than a few sips” of alcohol.

  Unsealed records: Kealoha was prosecuting cases despite ‘serious’ medical condition

  Top motocross racer Jeff Upshaw coming to Oahu to promote BMX

  Tax bills for vacation rentals and REITs among items on governor’s veto list

Here’s a full list of the bills Gov. Ige said he intends to veto