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  1. Teachers 'livid' over state's latest contract proposal

    01.21 / 04:13 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    Hawaii State Teachers Association president Corey Rosenlee said the state's proposal of a one percent lump sum payment in each of the next two years amounts to only about $550 more for a teacher earning the average salary of $56,000 a…
  2. Hundreds of anti-Trump protesters hold signs, chant in Waikiki

    01.21 / 03:37 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    Hundreds gathered in Waikiki on Friday to protest newly sworn-in President Donald Trump, The protesters gathered along Kalakaua Avenue with signs that read "No Bullying!" and "Peace."  The peaceful protests in Hawaii started earlier in the day at the University of Hawaii at Manoa campus. They came as cities across the nation also saw protests, some of which turned violent. Associate Professor Nandita Sharma helped organize the anti-Trump rally at UH-Manoa.…
  3. The Latest: Trump asks ball crowd if he should keep tweeting

    01.21 / 03:36 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    President Donald Trump asked the crowd at the second of three inaugural balls he's attending whether he should "keep the Twitter…
  4. Schatz calls Trump's inaugural speech 'divisive'

    01.21 / 00:33 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States in front of crowds at the U.S. Capitol, but not all of Hawaii’s Congressional delegation seemed particularly eager about the historic…
  5. Bill would compel mediation for Zuckerberg-type land deals

    01.20 / 22:06 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    A Hawaii lawmaker plans to introduce legislation that could force Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg into mediation before he is allowed to buy real estate on Kauai…
  6. Inaugural parade for President Trump underway

    01.20 / 21:29 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    With no political experience, but an understanding of branding and showmanship honed by his years in the business world and on television, billionaire Donald J. Trump rode a wave of populism to…
  7. Researcher sues UH for lab explosion that resulted in loss of arm

    01.20 / 20:52 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    A post-doctoral researcher and her spouse filed a civil lawsuit against the University of Hawaii for an explosion which resulted in the loss of her…
  8. KPD seeks help identifying woman found floating off Na Pali coast

    01.20 / 08:35 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    Kaua'i police are asking for any tips that may help identify a woman that was found dead and floating off the Na Pali coast on Kaua'i Wednesday afternoon.  Police say jet skiers were riding in the area when they spotted the woman floating.  Nicole "Sunny" Namordi was one of the witnesses who found the woman.  Namordi says she and her brother Brando Wattson were jet skiing along the coast looking for surf when she says she saw something floating in the…
  9. Obama writes the nation a final thank you letter

    01.20 / 07:59 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    Before leaving the White House, President Obama wrote a thank you letter to the nation. Subscribers of the White House email list received the thank you note Thursday, on the eve of President-elect Trump's…
  10. 'Iolani School expansion forces nearby residents to move out

    01.20 / 07:22 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    Iolani Schools is expanding to bring new classrooms, labs, and a dormitory to campus. The school says it's excited for the opportunities this will bring its students, but there are mixed emotions from nearby residents who need to move somewhere else.…
  11. Local Connection: Legislature Opening Day

    01.20 / 01:51 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    It would be nice to say that this week's opening of the legislature bring with it hope and excitement for all the opportunities to make Hawaii an even better place to…
  12. Lawmakers: Hawaii prisons are expensive homeless shelters

    01.20 / 01:50 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    Prison officials told state legislators Thursday that about 15 percent of their pre-trial inmates are…
  13. Half of Hawaii's Congressional delegation won't attend inauguration

    01.20 / 01:50 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    Neither of Hawaii’s two members of the U.S. House will be attending Friday’s inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, but their absence is not a…
  14. Hackers target Easter Seals Hawaii

    01.19 / 17:15 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    One of Hawaii’s biggest charities was targeted by hackers when all its computers were shut down on…
  15. Puna councilwoman walks in on 2 men burglarizing her office

    01.19 / 14:48 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    A Hawaii councilwoman says she feels violated after walking into her office and finding two burglars preparing to take her…
  16. Hawaii legislature opens with plans to tackle rail, homelessness

    01.19 / 05:35 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    The Hawaii Legislature is beginning its 2017 legislative session with vows to tackle homelessness and…
  17. State Senate opens legislative session without a single Republican

    01.19 / 03:45 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    For the first time in decades, the state Senate opened the legislative session on Wednesday without a single…
  18. Forecast: Big swell to push up wave heights Thursday

    01.19 / 03:08 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    The northwest swell will be peaking tonight and leveling off Thursday. Wave heights will remain life threatening tomorrow, fading into the…
  19. Hawaii attorney general urges rejection of EPA nominee

    01.19 / 01:17 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    The Democratic attorneys general of eight states and the District of Columbia are urging the U.S. Senate to reject Republican President-elect Donald Trump's nomination of Scott Pruitt to run the…
  20. Honolulu Police Commission to vote on Kealoha's retirement deal

    01.18 / 18:33 hawaiinewsnow.com Hawaiinewsnow.com - Hawaii (HI)
    The Honolulu Police Commission is expected to vote on Louis Kealoha's status Wednesday -- the embattled police chief has been on paid administrative leave since the FBI notified him in December that he is under investigation for public corruption and alleged civil rights…