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Kilauea Volcano’s “Old Faithful” — a thing of the past

| | Aug 28 2016 - 12:05am | Comments

In 1870, while exploring the American West, Nathaniel P. Langford encountered an “immense volume of clear, sparkling water projected into the air to a height of one hundred and twenty-five feet.” He named this volcanic feature “Old Faithful.” This magnificent geyser became the signature attraction of Yellowstone National Park and remains a popular visitor stop today.

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    WASHINGTON — Tempers are rising in America, along with the temperatures.

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    MILWAUKEE — City leaders blamed outside agitators Monday after a second straight night of violence wracked Milwaukee’s mostly black north side in protest at the fatal shooting of a black man by police.

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    Rampaging South Sudan troops raped foreigners, killed local

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    WASHINGTON — Earth just broiled to its hottest month in recorded history, according to NASA.

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    YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Donald Trump called Monday for “extreme” ideological vetting of immigrants seeking admission to the United States, vowing to significantly overhaul the country’s screening process and block those who sympathize with extremist groups or don’t embrace American values.

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    HILO — East Hawaii’s albizia-free makeover continues.

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    HONOLULU — A federal appeals court is upholding an earlier decision to support the way Hawaii holds its primary elections, rejecting the Democratic Party’s desire to exclude non-Democrats from advancing candidates to the general election.

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    HONOLULU — A runoff election will decide Honolulu’s mayoral race after the incumbent and challenger did not garner the majority vote needed to win.

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    KAILUA-KONA — A 26-year-old man who fell about 30 feet through the makai Brewery Block building around 6 a.m. Saturday has been transferred to Queen’s Medical Center on Oahu.

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    A lawyer for Mayor Billy Kenoi has filed a number of pretrial motions in Kenoi’s felony theft case, most seeking to dismiss the indictment or specific charges contained in the indictment.

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    The mother of an alleged sexual assault victim described the man charged in the case as “a predator” who “has been taken off the street because of the courageous actions of four young women.”

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    HONOLULU — ProService Hawaii, the state’s largest HR management firm, announced that it has acquired Hawaii Human Resources Inc. (HiHR), a subsidiary of The Hawaii Group.

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    20 arrested for DUI

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    HAWAII VOLCANOES NATIONAL PARK — The Kalapana lava flow has drawn thousands of people, some of whom risk life and limb by playing with the molten heart of the Earth.

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    HONOLULU (AP) — Incumbent U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz won his Democratic primary race Saturday, defeating four challengers in his bid for his first full term in office.