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Executive order that incarcerated Japanese Americans is 75

| | Feb 19 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

SAN FRANCISCO — Satsuki Ina was born behind barbed wire in a prison camp during World War II, the daughter of U.S. citizens forced from their home without due process and locked up for years following Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor.

  1. Posted: Feb 15 2017 - 10:26am

    HONOLULU (AP) — Maui residents are voicing their opposition to a planned development along the island’s north shore that would bring new housing units and businesses to the city of Paia.

  2. | Posted: Feb 14 2017 - 9:03pm

    HONOLULU — An autistic high school student raped a classmate while the adult assigned to monitor him was taking a nap, said a federal lawsuit accusing Hawaii’s statewide school district of negligence.

  3. | Posted: Feb 14 2017 - 1:36pm

    HONOLULU — A Hawaii committee has advanced a bill that seeks to provide more oversight of the commercial fishing industry after an Associated Press investigation found hundreds of foreign fishermen confined to boats and some living in subpar conditions.

  4. Posted: Feb 14 2017 - 9:36am

    HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — The federal government is moving forward with plans to pay claims to as many as 5,000 Guam residents and estates on behalf of those who experienced atrocities during the Japanese occupation of the island during World War II.

  5. Posted: Feb 13 2017 - 5:20pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — A federal judge is allowing Hawaii to file an amended lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump’s travel ban on people from seven mostly Muslim countries.

  6. Posted: Feb 13 2017 - 10:44am

    HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaiian Airlines pilots will review a tentative deal to raise their wages in the coming years.

  7. Posted: Feb 13 2017 - 10:28am

    JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — U.S. senators in Alaska, Washington and Hawaii have proposed legislation intended to improve volcano monitoring efforts and early warning capabilities.

  8. Posted: Feb 13 2017 - 10:27am

    HONOLULU (AP) — One of Oahu’s state-approved medical marijuana dispensaries has started growing Hawaii’s first legal cannabis plants and anticipates sales to patients can begin in early summer.

  9. Posted: Feb 13 2017 - 10:25am

    HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii teachers are marching to the state Capitol to call for better pay.

  10. Posted: Feb 13 2017 - 10:24am

    HONOLULU (AP) — A man is dead after Honolulu police fired at a pickup truck that hit officers as it rammed apartments.

  11. Posted: Feb 13 2017 - 9:59am

    WAILUKU, Maui — A woman charged in a cliff crash that killed her twin is out of jail on a $200,000 cash bail.

  12. | Posted: Feb 13 2017 - 9:58am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers want the state to build more than 22,000 housing units in the next decade to help deal with an affordable housing shortage.

  13. | Posted: Feb 10 2017 - 8:05pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii authorities may have been violating their own state law for years by issuing commercial fishing licenses to thousands of foreign workers who were refused entry into the country, The Associated Press has found.

  14. Posted: Feb 10 2017 - 11:57am

    HONOLULU (AP) — An Office of Hawaiian Affairs committee is taking the first step toward the most comprehensive financial audit in the agency’s nearly 40-year history.

  15. Posted: Feb 10 2017 - 11:56am

    WAILUKU (AP) — A Hawaii company has sold more than 330 acres of former sugar cane land on Maui for nearly $10 million to a California businessman.