NEW YORK — Corporate deals and some solid earnings reports propelled the stock market to its sixth straight gain Tuesday.
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Most Sherpa guides decide to leave Everest in walkout after avalanche
WASHINGTON — Grappling with fast-changing technology, Supreme Court justices debated Tuesday whether they can protect the copyrights of TV broadcasters to the shows they send out without strangling innovations in the use of the internet.
WASHINGTON — A state’s voters are free to outlaw the use of race as a factor in college admissions, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in a blow to affirmative action that also laid bare tensions among the justices about a continuing need for programs that address racial inequality in America.
A Waikoloa man remained hospitalized on Oahu, while the man accused of stabbing him eight times — including once in the throat — appeared in District Court Tuesday for his preliminary hearing.
Officials with the United Kingdom Infrared Telescope have been on the hunt for funding since the U.K.’s Science and Technology Facilities Council announced it would cease its support after September 2013.
State officials are proposing two agreements to settle 11 of the 12 complaints against Dr. John D. Stover for medical and dental work.
Police identify Kua Bay drowning victim
HONOLULU — The decision to name a state instrument in Hawaii is proving more difficult than some lawmakers expected.
Changes to flood zone maps in South Kona could mean elevations of houses as well as insurance premiums.
A Kailua-Kona man charged with firing off several guns in Kailua Village pulled the trigger 28 times, according to a shell casings count presented by police in court Tuesday. Hawaii County Police Officer Coley Rowe described how he and several other officers moved in on Robinson once the man dove out of his vehicle onto the ground.
Prospects are good that a bill will pass this legislative session allowing experimental sustainability communities in Maui and Hawaii counties, following the appointment of a House-Senate conference committee and dismissal of ethics charges against the bill’s sponsor.
A District Court judge maintained bail at $275,000 for a Waikoloa man charged with attempted murder.
A Kawaihae man will remain in custody while he awaits charges on a litany of drug and firearms charges.
The eyes of the hula world and the lenses of television cameras will focus upon the three nights of Merrie Monarch Festival hula competition, but for sheer entertainment value, Wednesday night’s Hoike is a show not to be missed.