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This undated photo provided by the Honolulu Police Department shows Officers Tiffany Enriquez, left, and Kaulike Kalama. Enriquez and Kalama were killed Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020, while responding to a call. (Courtesy of Honolulu Police Department via AP)

Shooting kills 2 officers before Hawaii homes catch fire

Jan. 20, 2020 4:13 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii man with a history of run-ins with police and neighbors was facing eviction when he stabbed his landlord and killed two officers before the house he and two women were believed to be in burned, authorities and neighbors said Sunday. Police responding to a call for help found a...

This undated photo provided by the Honolulu Police Department shows Officers Tiffany Enriquez, left, and Kaulike Kalama. Enriquez and Kalama were killed Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020, while responding to a call. (Courtesy of Honolulu Police Department via AP)

Homes burn after shooter kills 2 Honolulu officers

Jan. 20, 2020 12:31 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — A man shot and killed two police officers Sunday as they responded to a home in a leafy neighborhood beneath the rim of a famed volcanic crater near Waikiki Beach, authorities said. The officers were responding to a call from a woman who said she needed help and found her with a stab wound...

Authorities: Two females, suspect unaccounted for after two officers killed in Hawaii.

Jan. 19, 2020 10:21 PM EST
HONOLULU (AP) — Authorities: Two females, suspect unaccounted for after two officers killed in Hawaii.

Hawaii Governor David Ige: 2 police officers killed in Honolulu shooting

Jan. 19, 2020 5:45 PM EST
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Governor David Ige: 2 police officers killed in Honolulu shooting.

Honolulu city council member says at least 1 officer dead in shooting

Jan. 19, 2020 5:27 PM EST
HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu city council member says at least 1 officer dead in shooting.

Buggs, Hawaii beat UC Santa Barbara 70-63

Jan. 19, 2020 3:18 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Drew Buggs scored 12 points and tied his career high with 12 assists, Zigmars Raimo and Justin Webster combined to score 16 of their 21 points in the second half, and Hawaii beat UC Santa Barbara 70-63 on Saturday night. Webster finished with 11 points, eight in the second half, and Raimo...

Jimenez beats senior newcomer Els in playoff at Hualalai

Jan. 18, 2020 11:41 PM EST

KA'UPULEHI-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez made a 12-foot birdie putt on the second hole of a playoff Saturday with senior newcomer Ernie Els to win the PGA Tour Champions' season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship. Fred Couples dropped out on the first extra trip down the par-4 18th at...

Report: Tax collections in Hawaii increased by about 5%

Jan. 18, 2020 12:03 PM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Tax collections in Hawaii were up by about 5% last year, a report said. The state Department of Taxation sent the annual report in December to Democratic Gov. David Ige and the state Legislature, Hawaii Tribune-Herald reports. The report showed that $8.2 billion was collected in fiscal year...

Waikiki experiences retail transformation over a decade

Jan. 18, 2020 12:45 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Waikiki has gone through a transformation in less than a decade with seven major developments that have upgraded the face of shopping in the famous Oahu district. The additions to the Honolulu neighborhood have included Hard Rock Café, the Victoria’s Secret-Sephora stores,...

Austin leads Langer at windy Hualalai; Els makes big move

Jan. 17, 2020 10:40 PM EST

KA'UPULEHI-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Woody Austin scrambled for birdie on the par-4 18th Friday to take the lead into the final round of the PGA Tour Champions' season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship, while Ernie Els had the best round of the day to get into contention in his senior debut. After the...