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2015-04-27 07:49

Visitors from Utah explore the lava tube on Queen Kaahumanu Highway just north of Kona International Airport on Saturday. Laura Shimabuku/West Hawaii Today

State & Regional

2015-04-27 08:01

HONOLULU — The University of Hawaii at Manoa medical school could lose its accreditation and its cancer center could no longer have its designation as a federal research center if the university isn’t able to plug a $13 million budget hole, a report and business plan for the institutions has warned.

Obituaries

2015-04-24 00:05

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Local news

2015-04-27 11:04

The University of Hawaii Board of Regents listened to more than four hours of testimony Sunday from speakers opposing the Thirty Meter Telescope, with many Native Hawaiians expressing their spiritual and cultural connection to Mauna Kea where the $1.4 billion observatory is planned to be built.

Lifestyle

2015-04-24 06:03

“24 Days” — A fact-based drama inspired by Ilan Halimi, a Jewish cellphone salesman who was held captive in Paris for 24 days while his family was blackmailed. With Zabou Breitman, Pascal Elbe and Jacques Gamblin. Written by Antoine Lacomblez, Emilie Freche and Alexandre Arcady. Directed by Arcady. In French with English subtitles. (1:48) NR.