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Despite decades of community worry about observatories overwhelming the islanders’ beloved mountain, Thirty Meter Telescope officials portray their embattled Mauna Kea telescope as an innocent victim of a clash between science and religion, progress versus the past, or as a whipping boy for colonial sins they had nothing to do with. Now, under Gov. David Ige’s orders, state and county police (with anticipated National Guard backup) defend that false narrative.

A 57-year-old pedestrian was taken to a hospital after she was struck by a pickup truck in Kalihi today.

Losing a high-profile chef to the private dining sector can feel like a great loss, on par with seeing master works of art auctioned off to private collectors, removed from public view.

As the Santa Cruz 70 OEX trans-Pacific yacht sailed briskly through the oceanic darkness about 240 nautical miles off the coast of California at about 2 a.m. (Pacific Daylight Time) on July 15, captain and crew heard their vessel’s death knell.

One of the best elements of the television series “Magnum P.I.” is the friendship shared between Thomas Magnum (Jay Hernandez) and his friends. The bond that Magnum, Rick (Zachary Knighton), TC (Stephen Hill) and Higgins (Perdita Weeks) share is a large part of the core foundation of the series. Yet, Magnum’s burgeoning friendship with HPD Det. Gordon Katsumoto, played by Tim Kang, seems to be another strong theme that helped steer the series toward a second season.

A fresh mango is a terrible thing to waste — even if it’s overripe, underripe, pecked by a bird or squished on one side because it fell off the tree.

Apple and Google are rolling out dozens of new emoji that include cute critters, of course, but also expand the number of images of human diversity.

WASHINGTON >> The Democratic-controlled House voted today to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with subpoenas related to a decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.

ATLANTA >> Delta Air Lines says it eliminated its $150 fee to check golf clubs, surfboards, bicycles, scuba gear and other large sporting equipment, starting today.

NCAA Bylaw 11.1.1: “An institution’s head coach is presumed to be responsible for the actions of all assistant coaches and administrators who report, directly or indirectly, to the head coach. An institution’s head coach shall promote an atmosphere of compliance within his or her program and shall monitor the activities of all institutional staff members involved with the program …”

WASHINGTON >> The House easily killed a maverick Democrat’s effort today to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color, in a vote that provided an early snapshot of just how divided Democrats are over trying to oust him in the shadow of the 2020 elections.

The latest music industry conspiracy theory goes something like this: The majors want to kill physical formats, so they're using fulfillment house Direct Shot to ship all their CDs and vinyl to stores.

There was a time in the mid-’80s when somebody was setting fires on Maui. Last week’s massive brush fires that threatened Central Maui and consumed what used to be green fields may have reminded some longtime residents of those bad years when everyone was chasing down a fire bug.

CTR's Grand Prix mode has created an amazing post-game for the kart racer that Mario Kart should absolutely borrow from.

Tua Tagovailoa said he is taking a tough-love approach to Taulia, his younger brother and quarterback heir apparent when they are on the practice field for the University of Alabama football team.

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Marvel artist Bill Sienkiewicz talks about visiting the set of The New Mutants and why he thinks the movie still has sequel potential at Disney.

Nintendo has announced an appropriate release date for Luigi's Mansion 3.

At the 2019 SATELLITE Show in May, which drew 16,000 or so attendees, it was impossible to miss Blue Origin’s life-size New Glenn photos plastered to the rectangular columns outside of the main ballroom in the Washington Convention Center, an enticing distraction for those who waited an hour or more to attend Vice President Mike Pence’s keynote luncheon
In a way, the breathtaking images of New…