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Chebet, Chepkirui win Honolulu Marathon

HONOLULU - Wilson Chebet of Kenya won his debut in the Honolulu Marathon on Sunday after pulling away from a pack of...23. Chepkirui, the first woman from Kenya to win the Honolulu Marathon, took control of her race about midway through...
Alaska tribal members to get back totem pole taken by actor

HONOLULU - A stolen totem pole that went from the...decoration. The couple donated it to the Honolulu Museum of Art in 1981.Langdon's interest...from tribal leaders, Langdon came to Honolulu in 2013 to examine the pole, setting...

HONOLULU - Two days before the city planned to dismantle...homelessness in September. "It's not safe."Honolulu spends $15,000 a week to sweep away...apartment goes for $1,800 a month.Honolulu officials have set aside at least $16...
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Sewage spill prompts closure of famed Hawaii beach

HONOLULU - Most of the beach fronting Waikiki remained...spew from manholes, said Lori Kahikina, Honolulu's director of environmental services...Associated Press writer Audrey McAvoy in Honolulu contributed to this report.__Follow...
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Alaska Airlines fueled by boom in isle tourism

HONOLULU - Alaska Airlines saw an opportunity in...Tilden, 54, said in an interview at the Honolulu Star-Advertiser office. "I think business...entered the Hawaii market with Seattle-Honolulu service in October 2007, was looking...
Tsunami advisories ended for Hawaii, California after quake

HONOLULU - Tsunami advisories for Hawaii and California were dropped Thursday following...Thursday, National Weather Service forecaster Tom Birchard said from his Honolulu office. He said he hadn't heard of any significant impacts.Tsunami...
Navy to limit some training that harms whales, dolphins in Pacific

HONOLULU - The Navy agreed to limit its use of sonar and other training that inadvertently...approved Monday.A centerpiece of the agreement signed by a federal judge in Honolulu includes limits or bans on mid-frequency active sonar and explosives in...
Lawsuit, divisiveness hamper Native Hawaiian election effort

HONOLULU - A group of Native Hawaiians are organizing an election to create a national government for the first time since American businessmen...
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Feds say first humpback whales of season spotted in Hawaii

HONOLULU - Humpback whales were spotted in the waters off Hawaii for the first time this season, leading officials to warn ships and recreational...
Mother pleads not guilty to assaulting child on plane

HONOLULU - A mother pleaded not guilty Friday to...Alaska Airlines flight from Anchorage to Honolulu.Samantha Leialoha Watanabe allegedly...arraignment Friday in federal court in Honolulu. Her federal public defender, Alexander...


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