A tangled mass of rope estimated to weigh in excess of 40 tons washed ashore at Kamilo Point last month, the latest in an uptick in seaborne debris accumulating on Hawaii shores.
A bill in the state Legislature aims to improve the efficiency of the state’s Office of Information Practices sixfold.
WASHINGTON — A former senior adviser to President Donald Trump’s election campaign pleaded guilty Friday to federal conspiracy and false-statements charges, switching from defendant to cooperating witness in the special counsel’s probe of Trump’s campaign and Russia’s election interference.
The University of Hawaii will conduct its own internal audit of its Maunakea-related activities, a response to“public concerns that have emerged … regarding the university’s operational and financial management” of themountain.
The nation should keep assault rifles out of the hands of anyone under 21, President Donald Trump declared Thursday, defying his loyal supporters in the National Rifle Association amid America’s public reckoning over gun violence. He also pushed hard for arming security guards and many teachers in U.S. schools.
Foreseeing the almost certain death of a bill raising the general excise tax, the County Council voted unanimously Wednesday to put it on life support, at least temporarily.