Another slump delivers worst week for Wall Street since 2008

The deepening rout is fueled by fears the spreading virus that emerged in China in December will derail global trade and other industries.
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  Stolen hearse carrying casket leads police on L.A. freeway chase

Local media have reported that the body was left in the vehicle while a mortuary attendant brought a different body into the church and that’s when the vehicle was stolen.

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Rescued California sea lions now at Oahu’s Sea Life Park

Forecast: Gusty trade winds, increasing showers into the weekend

  Local entertainers among first impacted by cancellation of overseas events amidst coronavirus fears

  Lawmakers consider lengthy extension to statute of limitations for childhood sex abuse

  Waipahu High’s student-run cafe whets appetites for culinary careers

Waipahu High School's Marauder Cafe is an on-campus eatery run by students.
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  Girl, 7, gives homeless woman money, gets mauled by her dog in N.Y.

When the child placed the dollar down, police say the dog jumped up.

  Teen arrested after allegedly running over fellow student during argument

2020 started out with a bang for Hawaii tourism, but the industry isn’t celebrating

Hawaii’s oldest community college celebrates a big birthday

  WATCH ‘This is Now’: Stocks tumble amid coronavirus fears

  Parents express concern over how coronavirus could impact schools

  Travelers at Honolulu’s airport raise concerns over global coronavirus outbreak

Japan to close schools nationwide to control spread of virus

Lockdowns lifted at West Oahu schools after reports of 'gunshot-like noises’

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  Disabled puppy gets a tiny wheelchair

Lundy, the Chihuahua puppy, cannot use his hind legs and his best friend, Herman the pigeon, can’t fly. Both animals were rescued by an animal foundation in New York.

SPORTS

  McDonald runs fastest 40 amongst QB’s at 2020 NFL Combine

McDonald tallied the highest vertical leap in the quarterback group jumping 36 inches and posted a 10-1 broad jump the 4th best out of the quarterbacks competing.

  Warriors football schedule released for 2020 season

UH rallies for win over Nittaidai in series opener

  Stansberry and Raimo to be honored on Senior night this weekend

The UH men's basketball team hosts its final two home games of the season this week beginning Thursday an will honor seniors Eddie Stansberry and Zigmars Raimo following Saturday's game against UC Riverside.

No. 3 ranked Sharks extend winning streak to 22 games

The Sharks close the regular season with Senior Day Saturday Feb. 29 against Hawaii Hilo.

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Woman seriously injured after fight breaks out in McCully

  Officials: Prepare for coronavirus threat, but don’t ‘panic buy’

2 seriously injured in head-on crash on H-1 before Red Hill

Islanders who suffered 1940s war atrocities on Guam get paid

Forecast: Gusty trade winds with spotty thunderstorms due for the weekend

A stable, breezy trade wind flow will continue to focus modest rainfall along windward slopes through Thursday.
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  New US coronavirus case may be 1st from unknown origin

The government announced the worrisome development shortly after a news conference in which President Donald Trump said the U.S. is “very, very ready” for whatever the new coronavirus threat brings.

  Brush fire on Kahoolawe burns 7,300 acres, claims several structures

  Despite warning signs, state failed to prevent abuse of 7-day-old girl, guardian says

Opening reception of Honolulu Festival canceled; other events still on

Island entertainer, Na Hoku Hanohano nominee Rodney Cazimero dies