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Area 51 events mostly peaceful; thousands flock to Nevada desert

Events involving thousands of Earthlings answering an internet buzz about an invitation to "Storm Area 51" in the Nevada desert have been mostly festive, with crowds numbering in the low thousands and few arrests, officials said.

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Military training set for Central Oahu; smoke may be seen from nearby communities

Man responsible for deadly hit-and-run won’t get extended sentence under new law

  5 years after a Maui mother’s disappearance, her alleged killer has been arrested

  Wrongfully convicted Hawaii man credits Innocence Project for his freedom

2 gruesome domestic violence crimes on Oahu in same day sparks outcry

"The seriousness of that situation is mind-numbing."
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  Amber Alert: $35,000 reward for return of missing N.J. girl

A $35,000 reward has been offered for information leading to her recovery or her possible abductor.

NOAA: Whales that stranded themselves on Maui appeared to have infections

  ‘Standing up for our rights’: 28 of those arrested at TMT protest plead not guilty

State to investigate whether swarming bees at Iolani Palace are ‘Africanized’

  Hundreds of young climate activists ‘strike’ in Downtown Honolulu

Here’s how much it actually costs for a family of 4 to live in Honolulu

  HPD: Husband and wife die in murder-suicide at Kalihi care home

  Guilty about your child’s plastic beach toys? A Kailua woman has a solution

  Thousands flock to Waikiki for ‘Hawaii Five-0,’ ‘Magnum PI’ red carpet premiere

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  Biden: Trump ‘deserves’ to be investigated over Ukraine call

President Donald Trump urged the new leader of Ukraine this summer to investigate the son of former Vice President Joe Biden, a person familiar with the matter said.

SPORTS

Report: Holloway to fight Volkanovski at UFC 245 in Las Vegas

Max Holloway is scheduled to fight his division’s top contender at UFC 245 in Las Vegas later this year.

  Warriors look to stay unbeaten at home, during home-coming weekend

“They’re coming in with a chip on their shoulder,” said Reed. “We are going to stay vigilant and keep our eyes open, and play hard like we would against Washington or any other team.”

  Wahine travel to Texas for Baylor Classic

Hawai’i is one of just 10 undefeated programs left in the NCAA D1, and will travel to Texas this weekend to play a pair of nationally ranked opponents, No. 17 Missouri (8-1) and No. 5 Baylor (7-0).

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Social media threat against Nanakuli High prompts increased security

Red Cross assisting 8 left homeless after Maui fire

Report: Hawaii’s economic prospects look ‘increasingly dicey’

  Emails show turmoil in state Auditor’s Office during rail audit

  More than a dozen fugitives netted in West Oahu as part of crackdown

Honolulu police officers were out in full force from Ewa Beach to Makaha Thursday night hunting for fugitives.
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  Sixth death in US from mosquito-borne disease EEE reported in Mass.

He was the 10th person to be diagnosed with EEE in Massachusetts. At least four other people, three in Michigan and one in Rhode Island, also died from the virus.

Pedestrian critically injured in late-night crash in Kalihi

Suspect detained for allegedly making threat to Kauai school

Walmart, Sam’s Club to stop selling e-cigarettes amid vaping deaths

Don’t be alarmed: Siren tests are scheduled for parts of Hawaii Island