Honolulu Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. CorrectionsRead the original story

    Friday May 5 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The Honolulu Star-Advertiser strives to make its news report fair and accurate. If you have a question or comment about news coverage, call Ed Lynch, managing editor/news, at 529-4758.

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  2. At least we didn't name the landfill for InouyeRead the original story

    Friday May 5 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    There's an uneasiness in the air, a sense of confusion. All of a sudden, with very little ramp-up or fanfare, the Honolulu International Airport is renamed the Daniel K. Inouye Airport.

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  3. WWII veteran of the 444nd wrote battle memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    An Army veteran who wrote a memoir about how eight soldiers in his Japanese-American company survived while rescuing a battalion of Texans in World War II has died. Edward Yamasaki, author of "And Then There Were Eight," a story about Japanese-Americans rescuing 211 Texas soldiers surrounded by Germans, died April 27 in a hospital in Nagasaki, Japan, after suffering a stroke.

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  4. Beth Chapman proposed for HPD selection panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The chairman of the Honolulu Police Commission wants the wife of "Dog the Bounty Hunter" reality TV star Duane "Dog" Chapman to have a role in selecting the city's next police chief. Beth Chapman, left, and Duane Chapman arrive at the CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena, in Nashville, Tenn.

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  5. Session ends with no train ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A divided state Legislature closed out the turbulent 2017 session and headed home Thursday without approving any bill to provide more funding for rail, but Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell said he plans to press lawmakers for a new rail funding agreement that could be ratified in a special session later this year.

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  6. Former Hawaii Navy officer pleading guilty, but not to spyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Taiwan-born Lt. Cmdr. Edward Chieh-Liang Lin is pleading guilty to mishandling classified information, communicating national defense information, failing to report foreign contacts and lying about where he was going while on leave.

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  7. A&B bounces back with first-quarter profitRead the original story

    Thursday May 4 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Hawaii real estate investment and development firm Alexander & Baldwin Inc. put its finances back in the black for the first three months of this year after losses in last year's first quarter and 2016 as a whole. Honolulu-based A&B announced today that it earned a $7 million profit in the first quarter compared with a $7 million loss in the year-earlier period.

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  8. Commission chairman: Beth Chapman should help pick HPD chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Beth Chapman, left, and Duane Chapman arrived at the CMT Music Awards, in June 2014, at Bridgestone Arena, in Nashville, Tenn. The chairman of the Honolulu Police Commission wants the wife of "Dog the Bounty Hunter" reality TV star Duane "Dog" Chapman to have a role in selecting the city's next police chief.

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  9. Man, 70, arrested in Queen Street office break-inRead the original story

    Thursday May 4 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Police arrested a 70-year-old man after he allegedly broke into an office in Honolulu and damaged property inside the building. The break-in occurred at a building on Queen Street at about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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  10. Souki resigns as House speaker in leadership shake-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Joe Souki resigned from his position as House Speaker. He is expected to be replaced by House Majority Leader Scott Saiki, according to House sources.

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  11. Councilwoman calls for new city budget with rail fundingRead the original story

    Thursday May 4 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    With state lawmakers poised to adjourn their regular session today without providing additional funding for rail, City Councilwoman Kymberly Marcos Pine is asking Mayor Kirk Caldwell to prepare a new city budget. In a statement released today, Pine announced that she wants Caldwell to prepare a plan to impose the budget cuts as well as fee and tax increases that will be needed to pay for the 20-mile rail line from Kapolei to Ala Moana Center.

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  12. Espero tries to sway vote on chief, panel head saysRead the original story

    Thursday May 4 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A Hawaii state senator tried to influence a Honolulu Police Commission member to vote against a pricey severance package for a retiring chief under federal investigation, according to a letter from the commission chairman. Sen. Will Espero sent an email the night before the vote to Commissioner Luella Costales that said, "If you are thinking of running for office again, your vote tomorrow will be significant."

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  13. Bikeway opens along Honolulu's South StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | The Honolulu Advertiser

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  14. Bill calls for bag fee but discards further cutbacks in plasticRead the original story

    Thursday May 4 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Environmentalists pushing for a ban on all plastic checkout bags to reduce litter and protect marine life maintain that a Honolulu City Council bill that was advanced Wednesday does not go far enough.

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  15. Tokuda ousted from powerful Senate committee after rail clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    State Sen. Jill Tokuda will be removed from her position as chairwoman of the powerful Senate Ways and Means Committee Thursday in an end-of-session leadership shake-up triggered in part by the volatile debate over the Honolulu rail project this year. Tokuda confirmed she has been told she will be removed, and said a group of her colleagues plan to name Senate Majority Whip Donovan Dela Cruz as the new chairman of Ways and Means.

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  16. Police panel: Espero tried to sway key voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Honolulu Police Commission member Luella Costales, left, listens to testimony during a commission meeting today. The commission is complaining about an email state Sen. Will Espero sent Costales the night before a key vote on whether to give a police chief a severance payment for agreeing to retire amid a federal investigation.

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  17. Matson profit down 61% due to higher fuel costsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 3 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    First-quarter profit at Matson Inc. tumbled 61 percent as the largest ocean cargo transportation company serving the state absorbed higher fuel prices and experienced small cargo volume declines in Hawaii, Alaska and Guam. Honolulu-based Matson reported earning of $7 million, or 16 cents per share, in the January-March period, down from $18.1 million, or 41 cents per share, in the same quarter last year.

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  18. Souki expected to join Tokuda in leadership removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    House Speaker Joe Souki is expected to be replaced by House Majority Leader Scott Saiki, according to House sources. Souki, 84, declined to comment when reached by phone tonight.

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  19. City Council advances bill to use property tax funds for railRead the original story

    Wednesday May 3 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    As a solution to rail's fiscal crisis remains elusive, Honolulu City Council members today advanced a measure that would lift the ban on using property tax dollars to help finish building the island's elevated transit project. The Council Budget Committee's four members unanimously approved Bill 42 on second reading, with members expressing reluctance but adding that recent moves in the Legislature compelled them to do so.

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  20. Erotic CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Photo by Kat Wade special to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser 2017 April 21EROTIC CITY - Erotic City Comes Alive: A Burlesque Spectacular Celebrating the Music of Prince with Violetta Beretta, Cherry Blossom Cabaret, and a sizzling selection of Honolulu's most captivating performers present electrifying eye candy with a special burlesque tribute to pop icon Prince! Hosted by the incomparably charming Hunter Down at the Doris Duke Theatre on Friday, April 21, 2017 in Honolulu, Hi.

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