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Hike turns tragic when parents tumble off cliff in New York

A family hike in a western New York gorge turns tragic when a mother and father died after falling off a cliff and their 4-year-old son was seriously …

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7 arrested, charged with multiple gambling offenses at suspected game room

Scientists relocate nest of 200 Hawksbill sea turtle eggs on Maui<p>Scientists relocate nest of 200 Hawksbill sea turtle eggs on Maui<p>Kaimana seems to be …

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America’s Only ‘Monarchy’ Is Currently Locked in a Dramatic Legal Battle

You may not have realized that there was ever a monarchy of sorts in the United States — and it’s currently wrapped up in some serious drama.<p>The …

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WATCH: 2017 total solar eclipse

The great American eclipseSolar Eclipse 2017More>><p>Updated:Monday, August 21 2017 11:25 AM EDT2017-08-21 15:25:32 GMT<p>Watch coverage of the total solar …


Soothing the nation? Trump struggles like no other president

Under fire over competence and moral leadership, Trump defends Confederate statues and attacks his critics.


10-year-old La. boy delivers baby brother, saves his life

Hawaii News Now headlinesNewsMore>><p>Posted:Thursday, August 17 2017 3:49 AM EDT2017-08-17 07:49:12 GMT<p>Updated:Thursday, August 17 2017 11:20 PM …


No sign of missing Army helicopter crew as search stretches into second day

A massive search remains underway for the crew of an Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter that crashed in the ocean Tuesday during a nighttime training mission off Hawaii.<p>Five soldiers were on board the helicopter: two pilots and three crew members. All are active-duty personnel assigned to the Army’s …

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DOT seeks public feedback on Farrington Highway safety improvements

In a rare event, a monk seal has given birth at Kaimana Beach.<p>In a rare event, a monk seal has given birth at Kaimana Beach.<p>PHOTOS: White House gets …

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Hawaiian poke has never been trendier, but is the mainland ruining it? | NOLA.com

It has never been easier to get poke, the marinated raw ahi tuna that is the unofficial food of Hawaii, on the mainland.<p>You'll find the dish - …


Taylor Swift doesn't sugar-coat testimony in groping case

"I did not want to make her relive this moment over and over again," said a tearful Andrea Swift, who described her daughter as "humiliated" and …

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Endangered bat at center of Hawaii wind farm proposal fight | Miami Herald

An endangered native bat is at the center of a fight over a proposed wind farm in Hawaii.<p>Residents attended a contested case hearing Monday for the …


Hawaii coffee farmer deported while awaiting legal status becomes subject of Hollywood short film

It's that time of year again! Share your keiki's back-to-school pictures with us on our Hawaii News Now Facebook page.<p>It's that time of year again! …


N. Korea dismisses Trump's threat, warns of 'absolute force'

North Korea is threatening to launch a preemptive strike against Guam, hours after the Trump administration warned the rogue nation to drop its …

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Chris Pratt and Anna Faris announce separation

Chris Pratt and Anna Faris have announced they are separating after eight years of marriage.

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3 arrested in Kalihi, suspected of gambling offenses

PHOTOS: Iao Valley reopens with improvements<p>PHOTOS: Iao Valley reopens with improvements<p>A water main break shut down a portion of Vineyard Boulevard …


Thieves ram stolen SUV into surf shop, get away with armloads of merchandise


Hawaii to receive more than $1.2 million to ease financial impacts of COFA migrants


Paddleboarder attacked by shark at remote Atlantic island, saved by locals | GrindTV.com

A Hawaii man who was attacked by a large shark while paddleboarding off Ascension Island is alive thanks largely to the 'heroics' of islanders.<p>Kawika …

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Blowing out birthday candles adds bacteria, study says

A study found that blowing on birthday candles increased the amount of bacteria on the cake by 1,400 percent.

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Emily makes landfall on Florida's Gulf Coast, downgraded to tropical depression

Tropical Storm Emily formed in the Gulf of Mexico, and it made landfall on the west-central Florida coast on Monday.


Aikau Memorial Angers Mother of Murdered 7-Year-Old

The banner features an image of Gerald and his son Reef. Photo: Katherine Aikau/Hawaii News Now<p><b>Back in June, tragedy struck the Aikau family.</b> Gerald …


Four bodies recovered after Hawaii plane crash

The bodies of four people were recovered Saturday from the wreckage of a single-engine plane that crashed in the mountains of the Hawaiian island of Oahu.<p>The victims included a friend of the daughter of Duane “Dog” Chapman, from TV’s “Dog the Bounty Hunter,” the Honolulu Star-Advertiser …


Honolulu is first major U.S. city to ban texting while crossing street

HONOLULU — A law banning Honolulu pedestrians from using cellphones and other electronic devices while crossing the street will be going into effect …

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Terminally ill British baby Charlie Gard dies

Charlie Gard, an 11-month-old, died after a lengthy legal battle over his care.


Lifeguards celebrate 100 years along Oahu's shorelines

Sprawling communities are growing on the embankments above the H-1 Freeway.<p>Sprawling communities are growing on the embankments above the H-1 Freeway.<p>…


Starbucks closing all 379 Teavana stores

Starbucks says Teavana storefronts are "under-performing," and showing no signs of improvement. Most locations will shut down by spring of next year.


Mayor Caldwell to sign bill outlawing use of electronics in crosswalks

Sprawling communities are growing on the embankments above the H-1 Freeway.<p>Sprawling communities are growing on the embankments above the H-1 Freeway.<p>…


Mother who was forced by United to give up son's seat is suing

She was forced to hold her 2-year-old son on her lap after the carrier gave the seat she had paid for to a standby passenger.


U.S. soldier who kissed ISIS flag pleads not guilty to supporting the militant group

A U.S. Army soldier accused of supporting the Islamic State group (ISIS) who kissed the organization’s flag out of reverence for the militants has …

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KHNL : Forecast: Sunny skies as we say goodbye to remnants of Fernanda

Top Stories<p>Forecast: Sunny skies as we say goodbye to remnants of Fernanda<p>Posted: 07/25/2017 6:25 AM<p>The moisture and instability associated with the …