Elderly woman shot dead in Makiki; 74-year-old suspect arrested

She was shot multiple times just before 3 p.m.

Longest UN climate talks end with no deal on carbon markets

Marathon international climate talks have closed with negotiators postponing until next year a key decision on global carbon markets.
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John Travolta, Oliva Newton-John are back together as Danny and Sandy

The on-screen couple are reuniting this weekend in Florida for three “Meet ‘N’ Grease” events.

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Lanes on Nimitz are getting smaller as rail moves closer to town

  City sets up HONU center to triage homeless people in Waipahu

  HPD reassessing strategy in wake of spike in violent crimes across Oahu

  Residents question why high-profile crime spree suspect was free in the first place

  5-year window for state to reimburse Hawaii county for Mauna Kea law enforcement

The protest against the Thirty Meter Telescope at Mauna Kea started in mid July. It took the state and county to November 1 to sign their written agreement on how the state will reimburse the county for police overtime relating to the blockade.
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Newtown football title brings joy on painful anniversary

Newtown, Connecticut, marked the seventh anniversary of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School with vigils, church services and a moment of joy when the community’s high school football team won the state championship Saturday.

  Horrifying holdup: Three armed, masked men rob Waianae mini-mart

  State employees say supervisors are spying on them with taxpayer-funded cameras

  Kahaluu man convicted of killing handyman last year granted early release from prison

  Weekend Forecast: Decreasing showers, slightly lighter trade winds

Surf subsides, but impacts felt across parts of north, west Maui

Rainbow Wahine volleyball team swept out of NCAA tournament by Nebraska

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Woman seriously injured after being stabbed in head in Liliha

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  Anonymous donations pay off $70K in layaway purchases

Some $70,000 in layaway purchases were paid off at two Walmart stores in Alabama.

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Punahele Soriano scores KO win in UFC debut

Although New Year’s is still a few weeks away North Shore native Punahele Soriano delivered some fireworks to open up UFC 245 festivities.

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  Wahine depart for Sweet 16

For the first time under head coach Robyn Ah Mow the University of Hawai'i women's volleyball team (26-3, 14-2 Big West) advanced to the NCAA Championship Regionals.

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Forecast: Stronger trade winds, more windward showers

Man wanted for allegedly robbing a First Hawaiian Bank branch arrested

  WHO: No measles-related deaths reported in Samoa over last 48 hours

US should recognize American Samoans as citizens, judge says

Hawaii ethics board finds no conflict in telescope cases

The Hawaii County Board of Ethics ruled a prosecutor does not have a conflict of interest in cases involving protesters arrested for blocking a giant telescope’s construction.
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  Police: 1 person shot at Atlanta-area mall, suspect at large

Shoppers at an Atlanta-area mall were sent into a panic Saturday as a gunman opened fire during the busy Christmas shopping season.

Hawaii GOP cancels caucus after Trump is only candidate

Manslaughter conviction overturned after inmate’s delayed transfer from Arizona prison

  Kaimiloa Elementary’s ‘Visible Learning’ program teaches children to be their own teachers

  In series of ominous ads, Honolulu firefighters push message of working fire alarms