Trump slams congresswomen; crowd roars, ‘Send her back!’

Trump's jabs were aimed at the self-described "squad" of four freshmen Democrats who have garnered attention since their arrival in January for their outspoken liberal views and distaste for Trump: Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts
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  FaceApp: What are you willing to give up to see an older you?

Folks just about everywhere are using FaceApp to find out what they’ll look like when they’re older.

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TMT protests close Big Island highway, slow traffic on Oahu

  Forecast: Locally breezy trades, summertime temperatures continue

  In wake of TMT arrests, scores gather to call for UH president’s resignation

Wanted Wednesday: Man fails to appear for resentencing

HECO outlines plan to kickstart renewable energy push

Hawaiian Electric Company has plans to start the largest-ever renewable energy push in the state as they close down coal and oil-fired power plants.
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House holds 2 Trump officials in contempt in census dispute

The House voted, 230-198, to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt.

With access to summit blocked, telescope operators abandon Mauna Kea summit

OHA on Mauna Kea arrests: ‘The Native Hawaiian community weeps today’

PHOTOS: TMT protest at base of Mauna Kea continues into 3rd day

K-pop girl group Blackpink arrives on Oahu to film new series

Suspect arrested in Maui arson incident that triggered massive wildfire

Ewa Beach man arrested in Texas on child sex trafficking charge

‘The Bachelor’ creator accused of attacking pregnant wife at Hawaii home

Infant’s death at ‘unlicensed’ day care reclassified as manslaughter

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Prosecutors drop groping case against Kevin Spacey

The Cape and Islands district attorney said Wednesday that they dropped the indecent assault and battery case brought against the actor last year.

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Ikei, Corbett victorious at 2019 Junior Women’s National Championships

The two wrestlers from Hawaii represented their Team USA in the Junior Wrestling National Championships this week in North Dakota with both winning their respective weight divisions.

  Little League star Aukai Kea heads to USA Baseball National Program

“It’s a really great opportunity,” Kea said. “I’m playing against these guys because they are the best out of the whole country so I’m really grateful."

McDonald named to Maxwell Award Watch List

McDonald finished last season ranked in the nation’s Top 10 in six categories, including sixth in passing touchdowns (36) and eighth in passing yards per game (298.1) and total offense (325.7).

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Hawaii dairy removing wastewater lagoons in deal with state

  78 years after the Pearl Harbor attack, another recently identified sailor is laid to rest

Nanakuli residents are fed up over proposed landfill expansion

Good news: Leialoha, dog found buried in sand, doing well with new family

  A hazardous discovery could cost the rail authority $10 million

“The fact that HART never realized that, never budgeted that, seems to be crazy."
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  GOP Sen. Rand Paul slows bill to boost 9/11 victims fund

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul questions the bill's 70-year time frame and notes that the federal government already faces a $22 trillion debt.

A picturesque Makiki Heights home with ties to art is going up for sale

Former Gov. Abecrombie: TMT opponents are being hypocritical by blocking project

After months of delays, some of Waikiki’s new surveillance cameras are working

  Drugs and abuse tore them apart, but this Waimanalo family has finally been reunited