Latest news from Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii feed

Latest news from Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii feed

  1. State lawmaker loses leadership position after opposing rail bailout

    10.04 / 23:34 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    House Majority Leader Cindy Evans is being removed from her leadership post after Evans voted against the bailout bill for the Honolulu rail project last…
  2. Hawaii residents sue FAA to stop tour-copter noise at national parks

    10.04 / 23:20 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    Hawaii residents and an organization representing federal workers sued the Federal Aviation Administration today to force it to do something about tour helicopters buzzing their communities and national parks around the United…
  3. Some Las Vegas victims died with family, friends at side

    10.04 / 22:36 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    Some died with family, some with friends. Others were with “framily” — friends they considered family — when they were shot and…
  4. Kakaako homeless say planned sweep won’t keep them out of area parks

    10.04 / 22:02 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    Several of the estimated 180 homeless people camping along the Kakaako waterfront today said Sunday night’s planned sweep — followed by an indefinite closure of the nearby state parks for repairs — will not deter homeless people from coming…
  5. Deadline for DACA renewals looms

    10.04 / 21:47 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin issued a reminder that renewal requests for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals applications must be mailed overnight today in order to make the…
  6. N. Korean workers prepare seafood for U.S. stores, restaurants

    10.04 / 21:27 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    HUNCHUN, China >> The workers wake up each morning on metal bunk beds in fluorescent-lit Chinese dormitories, North Koreans outsourced by their government to process seafood that ends up in American stores and…
  7. A fateful choice for Catalonia’s independence leader

    10.04 / 21:14 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    BARCELONA >> Having gone ahead with last Sunday’s independence referendum, the separatist leader of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont, now faces some fateful…
  8. Australia presses for more facial recognition in terror fight

    10.04 / 21:14 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    MELBOURNE, Australia >> The Australian government wants to strengthen its counterterrorism efforts by making use of a fundamental part of all Australian citizens: their…
  9. Road closures planned for Big Isle lane conversion project

    10.04 / 21:14 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    Parts of Shower Drive will be closed Saturday, and parts of Pohaku Drive closed Sunday, for the Keaau-Pahoa Road should lane conversion project in Hawaiian Paradise Park, according to the state Department of…
  10. Aide to Iran nuclear team imprisoned on spying conviction

    10.04 / 21:14 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    A Canadian-Iranian accountant who helped advise Iran’s negotiation team in talks that led to the 2015 nuclear agreement with the United States and other big powers has been sentenced to five years in prison for…
  11. Trump takes first step toward scrapping global warming policy

    10.04 / 21:14 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    WASHINGTON >> The Trump administration will repeal the Clean Power Plan, the centerpiece of President Barack Obama’s effort to fight climate change, and will ask the public to recommend ways it could be replaced, according to an internal Environmental Protection Agency…
  12. Letterman among Kimmel’s guests during Brooklyn visit

    10.04 / 20:45 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    NEW YORK >> Late-night legend David Letterman will be among the guests when “Jimmy Kimmel Live” returns to Brooklyn, New York, for a weeklong…
  13. FDA cracks down on ‘love’ as granola ingredient

    10.04 / 20:45 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    CONCORD, Mass. >> A Massachusetts bakery’s granola may be made with love, but federal officials say it shouldn’t be listed as an ingredient on the…
  14. Yellen says Fed wants to ease regulations on smaller banks

    10.04 / 20:45 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    WASHINGTON >> Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said that the Fed is committed to making sure that the regulations it imposes on the nation’s community banks are not overly burdensome, noting a proposed rule issued last week to simplify requirements governing how much capital these banks must…
  15. After massacre, Vegas gets back to beers, slots, shows

    10.04 / 20:45 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    LAS VEGAS >> The fountains at the Bellagio casino went off like clockwork, the water swaying and pulsating in time to Lee Greenwood’s “God Bless the…
  16. Police search for man suspected in successive robberies in Pearl City

    10.04 / 20:45 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    CrimeStoppers and Honolulu police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a male wanted for two counts of robbery in Pearl…
  17. Police arrest man suspected in Nuuanu burglary

    10.04 / 19:59 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    Police arrested a 27-year-old man in Nuuanu after he allegedly entered a 21-year-old woman’s home brandishing a…
  18. Chiefs coach denounces profanity-laced outburst at fans

    10.04 / 19:59 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. >> Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters had a Monday night to…
  19. Luck expected to practice after getting cleared by doctors

    10.04 / 19:59 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    INDIANAPOLIS >> Andrew Luck pulled on that familiar red No. 12 jersey, trotted onto the practice field and got back into his normal Wednesday…
  20. Scherzer will face Cubs, but timeline undecided

    10.04 / 19:59 staradvertiser.com Staradvertiser.com - Hawaii
    WASHINGTON >> Max Scherzer did not throw an expected bullpen session today that was to test his bothersome right hamstring, and Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said the team hasn’t determined when the two-time Cy Young Award winner will start against the Chicago Cubs in the…