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Trump refuses to say he will accept election results

| | Oct 20 2016 - 12:05am | Comments

LAS VEGAS — Threatening to upend a fundamental pillar of American democracy, Donald Trump refused to say Wednesday night that he will accept the results of next month’s election if he loses to Hillary Clinton. The Democratic nominee declared Trump’s resistance “horrifying.”

  1. | Posted: Oct 1 2016 - 12:05am

    HILO — A scheduled continuation of a pretrial hearing in the felony theft case of Mayor Billy Kenoi was called off, according to the chambers of Honolulu Circuit Judge Dexter Del Rosario.

  2. | Posted: Oct 1 2016 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — The number of tourists visiting Hawaii hit a record for the month of August by topping 780,000 people.

  3. | Posted: Sep 30 2016 - 8:27pm

    HILO — Big Island public school students are making strides on Advanced Placement exams, though performance overall still trails behind national averages.

  4. | Posted: Sep 30 2016 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — People who ate at any of 51 locations in Hawaii where employees infected with hepatitis A were working may be eligible to join a class action lawsuit against Genki Sushi, as well as a distributor and importer.

  5. | Posted: Sep 30 2016 - 12:05am

    KEALAKEKUA — More details are coming out in the case of Ocean View man who allegedly lit his home on fire with family members inside on Feb. 2.

  6. | Posted: Sep 30 2016 - 12:05am

    HILO — It was before moonrise on Sept. 20. when Subaru Telescope astronomer Ichi Tanaka went to do a routine check of sky conditions on Mauna Kea.

  7. | Posted: Sep 29 2016 - 8:48pm

    HONOLULU — Federal researchers have just returned from an expedition to study the biodiversity and mechanisms of an unusually rich deep-sea ecosystem off the coast of Hawaii’s Big Island.

  8. | Posted: Sep 29 2016 - 8:48pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Kilauea Volcano continues to erupt at its summit and at the Puu Oo vent on its East Rift Zone, U.S. Geological Survey Hawaiian Volcano Observatory scientists reported Thursday.

  9. | Posted: Sep 29 2016 - 8:48pm

    HILO — Nearly half of new teachers hired in 2011 to teach in Hawaii public schools left the job five years later, and proponents of higher teacher pay say results from a new WalletHub study might indicate why.

  10. | Posted: Sep 29 2016 - 8:48pm

    HILO — The Hawaii Department of Transportation is evaluating workaround measures to increase the capacity of Highway 130.

  11. | Posted: Sep 29 2016 - 8:48pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Ulika continued to sputter in the Central Pacific Thursday, barely maintaining tropical storm strength.

  12. | Posted: Sep 29 2016 - 4:35pm

    Police are asking again for the public’s help in finding a man reported missing in 2007 and have not ruled out foul play in his disappearance.

  13. | Posted: Sep 29 2016 - 4:34pm

    Extended furlough inmate Shawn Kaawa failed to report to the Hale Nani Reintegration Center for his scheduled check-in Wednesday night and law enforcement officers are now searching for him.

  14. Posted: Sep 29 2016 - 10:45am

    WAILUKU (AP) — One of the state’s eight licensed medical marijuana dispensaries says it plans to begin selling its products by early next year.

  15. Posted: Sep 29 2016 - 10:43am

    HONOLULU (AP) — Federal officials are apologizing to the public after three sea turtle carcasses were found uncovered in an Oahu landfill routinely used to dispose of the endangered sea creatures.