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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Fire broke out Thursday in a residential building near the world’s tallest skyscraper in Dubai, where a massive New Year’s fireworks display was set to be held.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Surging Midwestern rivers forced hundreds of evacuations, threatened dozens of levees and brought transportation by car, boat or train to a virtual standstill Thursday in the St. Louis area.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The mother of a fugitive Texas teen known for using an “affluenza” defense in a fatal drunken-driving accident is jailed in Los Angeles on Thursday after being deported from Mexico, police said.
PARIS (AP) — In Bangkok, police-flanked partygoers rang in the new year at the site of a deadly bombing that took place just months ago.
HONOLULU (AP) — The state auditor has blamed a “lack of effective leadership” within the Hawaii Department of Human Services for preventing the department’s computer system from meeting the goals of the federal Affordable Care Act.
The Department of Land and Natural Resources is investigating the deaths of three Laysan albatross and numerous destroyed nests in the Kaena Point Natural Area Reserve on Oahu.
KEALAKEKUA — The question gets passed up to grayer and grayer heads — just how long has New Year’s mochi been made at the Kona Hongwanji Mission?
KAILUA-KONA — New Year’s is an exciting holiday for many Hawaii residents, filled with fireworks, friends and family.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Sometime around 8 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, Rochelle Carrasco and Jeremy Jehnsen will be having their first dance as a newly married couple.