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Hawaii attorney general: Ruling allows in those with US ties

| Jun 27 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

HONOLULU — Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin says the important thing about the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on President Donald Trump’s travel ban is that it won’t go into effect for people with a “bona fide” connection to the United States.

  1. | Posted: Jun 21 2017 - 12:05am

    PHOENIX — The first day of summer brought some of the worst heat the Southwest U.S. has seen in years, forcing flights to be canceled, straining the power grid and making life miserable for workers toiling in temperatures that reached 120 degrees in some desert cities.

  2. | Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 9:58pm

    WASHINGTON — Republicans are getting ready for Senate votes on legislation scuttling former President Barack Obama’s health care law, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday among growing indications that the climactic vote could occur next week.

  3. | Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 9:58pm

    PHOENIX — Alan Schwandt was rushing to his second job of the day when his phone rang with another desperate Phoenix homeowner calling about a broken air conditioner amid a scorching heat wave.

  4. | Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 10:46am

    SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea, one of the world’s largest nuclear electricity producers, will scrap plans to add nuclear power plants, its president said Monday, signaling a shift in decades of reliance on nuclear energy.

  5. | Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 10:45am

    DETROIT — Ford Motor said Tuesday that it would build its next-generation small car for U.S. consumers in China rather than Mexico, where the automaker canceled plans for a new factory this year.

  6. Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 12:06am

    US student freed by North Korea in a coma dies at age 22

  7. | Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 12:06am

    BEIRUT — Russia on Monday threatened aircraft from the U.S.-led coalition in Syrian-controlled airspace and suspended a hotline intended to avoid collisions in retaliation for the U.S. military shooting down a Syrian warplane.

  8. Posted: Jun 19 2017 - 12:05am

    Trump attorney says president not under investigation

  9. | Posted: Jun 19 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. military on Sunday shot down a Syrian Air Force fighter jet that bombed local forces aligned with the Americans in the fight against Islamic State militants, an action that appeared to mark a new escalation of the conflict.

  10. | Posted: Jun 17 2017 - 7:05pm

    YOKOSUKA, Japan — Navy divers found the bodies of missing sailors Sunday aboard the stricken USS Fitzgerald that collided with a container ship in the busy sea off Japan, the Navy said.

  11. | Posted: Jun 17 2017 - 1:36pm

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Bill Cosby, the comedian and actor once known as “America’s Dad” for his TV role as paternal Dr. Cliff Huxtable, avoided a conviction on Father’s Day weekend as a jury declared itself hopelessly deadlocked on charges he drugged and molested a woman more than a decade ago.

  12. | Posted: Jun 17 2017 - 1:34pm

    LONDON — London police on Saturday raised to 58 the number of deaths either confirmed or presumed following the horrific inferno that turned the city’s Grenfell Tower public housing block into a charred hulk.

  13. | Posted: Jun 17 2017 - 8:45am

    NEW YORK — Teen vaping, which has been skyrocketing, fell dramatically last year in the United States.

  14. | Posted: Jun 17 2017 - 8:45am

    LANCASTER, N.Y — At many American high schools, the graduation-day tradition of crowning a valedictorian is becoming a thing of the past.

  15. | Posted: Jun 17 2017 - 8:45am

    NEW YORK — Nike wants to be more nimble on its feet.