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New Battle of the Alamo is brewing over Texas shrine revamp

| | Oct 21 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

SAN ANTONIO — Remember the Alamo? A new Texas battle is brewing over how best to do so.

  1. | Posted: Oct 21 2017 - 12:06am

    SAN ANTONIO — Remember the Alamo? A new Texas battle is brewing over how best to do so.

  2. | Posted: Oct 21 2017 - 12:06am

    BEIRUT — Kurdish-led forces on Friday declared victory over the Islamic State group in Raqqa, the former “capital” of its self-proclaimed caliphate where militants had terrorized the population for four years — setting up a climactic last stand for the extremists in the last vestiges of territory they control.

  3. Posted: Oct 21 2017 - 12:06am

    Charges, insults fly after Trump aide assails congresswoman

  4. | Posted: Oct 21 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO — A Puna community will receive nearly $3 million in federal funding to improve its water system.

  5. | Posted: Oct 21 2017 - 12:05am

    POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA — The veterans stepped slowly off the tour bus Friday to the harmonica tune of “The Marines’ Hymn” played by a service member.

  6. Posted: Oct 20 2017 - 4:18pm

    HONOLULU – The OHA Board of Trustees this week approved distributing $3 million directly to Hawaiian-focused charter schools over the next two years, changing the way OHA provides its longstanding support to the schools to maximize the amount of funds that go to the students.

  7. Posted: Oct 20 2017 - 12:35pm

    Hawaii Island police have charged a 33-year-old Hilo man in connection with a burglary from a self-storage unit in Keaau.

  8. Posted: Oct 20 2017 - 12:06am

    Trump on his Puerto Rico response: ‘I’d say it was a 10’

  9. | Posted: Oct 20 2017 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — Republicans on Thursday muscled a $4 trillion budget through the Senate in a major step forward for President Donald Trump’s ambitious promise of “massive tax cuts and reform.”

  10. | Posted: Oct 20 2017 - 12:05am

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Counter-demonstrators greatly outnumbered white nationalist Richard Spencer’s supporters on Thursday at the University of Florida, their chants drowning Spencer out during his speech.

  11. | Posted: Oct 20 2017 - 12:05am

    NEWARK, N.J. — Former President Barack Obama called on fellow Democrats to reject politics of “division” and “fear” while rallying on Thursday with party’s candidates for governors in Virginia and New Jersey.

  12. Posted: Oct 20 2017 - 12:05am

    DENVER — Using the power of today’s high-performance computers, Earth scientists are working hand in hand with visualization experts to bring exquisitely detailed views of Earth’s oceans into sharper focus than ever before.

  13. | Posted: Oct 19 2017 - 9:35pm

    HILO — Hawaii County is keeping its options open as it looks for new office space in Hilo.

  14. | Posted: Oct 20 2017 - 6:14am

    HILO — It’s back to the drawing board in the search for a mass transit administrator, after Mayor Harry Kim decided the advertised salary isn’t high enough to attract the best candidates.

  15. | Posted: Oct 20 2017 - 9:35am

    KAILUA-KONA — Ocean Sports Captain Kimo Santos’ first mate mentioned it right away — a big splash in the distance, while the two were in a glass-bottom boat in Anaehoomalu Bay on Oct. 15.