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Proposal would press colleges to make education affordable

Local News - Wed, 01/01/2014 - 05:56
Federal legislation co-authored by Hawaii U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz to help make college more affordable and reduce the burden that college debt puts on students is set to be introduced early next month.

Registry aims to improve cancer care for pets and humans

Local News - Wed, 01/01/2014 - 05:56
Hawaii dogs and cats could play a role in developing new cancer therapies for pets and people. A Texas-based national cancer registry for animals is seeking pet owners from Hawaii and across the country to register their dogs and cats afflicted with cancer, who may be candidates for clinical trials testing cancer drugs.

flASHback: Gay marriage tops a year of scarce civility and smarts

Local News - Wed, 01/01/2014 - 05:56
It's time to send 2013 on its way by recapping the year's news "flASHback" style:

Skywatch: Space station expected to make a brilliant pass

Local News - Wed, 01/01/2014 - 05:56
Bishop Museum is open on New Year's Day, but will be closed on New Year's Eve as it is each Tuesday.

Newswatch

Local News - Wed, 01/01/2014 - 05:56
5 islands warned of high surf till Monday • Man gets 15 years for gambling and meth • Shark sightings prompt closure of Maui beach • Paddleboarder safe after being blown to sea

911 Report

Local News - Wed, 01/01/2014 - 05:56
3 killed in Farrington Highway crash • Man critically hurt after being hit by car

Vital Statistics

Local News - Wed, 01/01/2014 - 05:56

Attack highlights dangers to homeless

Local News - Wed, 01/01/2014 - 05:56
The fatal assault on a 62-year-old man by a group of young men or boys Friday in Pawaa touched off the latest murder investigation tied to the death of a homeless individual in Honolulu.