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Hawaii lawmakers used to hearing about potential conflicts

| | Dec 11 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers are used to hearing the criticism that they often vote in their own interests. Most work outside jobs, and bills often come up that could benefit their sources of income.

  1. | Posted: Sep 2 2017 - 12:58am

    HONOLULU — U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa plans to challenge Gov. David Ige in the race for governor.

  2. | Posted: Aug 31 2017 - 9:51pm

    LIHUE, Kauai — The National Marine Fisheries Service has approved a five-year Air Force plan for bombing practice at sea off Kauai.

  3. | Posted: Aug 31 2017 - 9:51pm

    HONOLULU — The Hawaii Tourism Authority says spending by visitors jumped nearly 10 percent last month compared to a year earlier.

  4. | Posted: Aug 30 2017 - 9:50pm

    HONOLULU — The U.S. military shot down a medium-range ballistic missile during a test off Hawaii, officials said.

  5. | Posted: Aug 30 2017 - 9:50pm

    HONOLULU — A man who disrupted a Hawaiian Airlines flight so much that the plane had to turn around and return to Honolulu last year instead of heading to New York must pay the airline nearly $100,000, a federal judge ruled.

  6. | Posted: Aug 30 2017 - 9:50pm

    HONOLULU — A 100-year-old Japanese language Bible has been returned to the family of the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye after being catalogued among his archives at the University of Hawaii.

  7. | Posted: Aug 30 2017 - 10:08am

    HAGNATA, Guam — Guam residents who oppose the U.S. military’s plan for a new live-fire range protested in front of the governor’s office.

  8. Posted: Aug 30 2017 - 10:07am

    INARAJAN VILLAGE, Guam (AP) — A magnitude 5.2 earthquake has struck the island of Guam.

  9. | Posted: Aug 29 2017 - 8:22pm

    HONOLULU — Three health care companies and Honolulu officials are teaming up to provide medical service, respite and housing to homeless people on Oahu island.

  10. | Posted: Aug 28 2017 - 8:47pm

    HONOLULU — Using DNA evidence, military officials have declared three soldiers dead after their Black Hawk helicopter crashed off Oahu during a nighttime training mission earlier this month.

  11. | Posted: Aug 26 2017 - 10:02pm

    HAGNATA, Guam — A U.S. military live-fire training range is being built on Guam to support the relocation of Marines.

  12. | Posted: Aug 26 2017 - 5:14pm

    HONOLULU — A bunch of four-legged surfers hit the shores of Waikiki for the annual dog surfing contest at Duke’s Oceanfest.

  13. | Posted: Aug 25 2017 - 8:52pm

    HAGATNA, Guam — A judge has denied a request for documents that would provide insight on why nearly all requests for use of temporary foreign labor on Guam under the H-2B visa program have been rejected by the federal government.

  14. | Posted: Aug 25 2017 - 1:34pm

    HONOLULU — A nonprofit firm has filed a lawsuit against Hawaii that claims the lights at several state-operated airports are harming imperiled seabirds.

  15. | Posted: Aug 25 2017 - 1:34pm

    LIHUE, Kauai — Hawaii officials are dropping rat poison on a small uninhabited, crescent-shaped island that’s designated as a seabird sanctuary, but marine wildlife advocates are not in support of the helicopter drops.