Family reunion

SEOUL, South Korea — Dozens of elderly South Koreans crossed the heavily fortified border into North Korea on Monday for heart-wrenching meetings with relatives most haven’t seen since they were separated by the turmoil of the Korean War.

Obituaries 08-19-18

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Island Life 08-18-18

A pincushion starfish gets picked up at Ho’okena Beach on Monday morning. (Terri Olsem/Community contributor)

Trump blames DC as military parade plans unravel over costs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The cancellation of President Donald Trump’s Veterans Day parade came swiftly when senior White House and Pentagon leaders saw the estimated $92 million price tag play out in public, setting off a chaotic volley of tweets and accusations between the president and the mayor of the nation’s capital.

Island Life: 08-17-18

The Milky Way is seen from the Maunakea visitor information station on Aug. 8. (Katie Burke/Community Contributor)