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Bear-poking Obama

In 2011, then-President Obama roasted Donald Trump at the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Obama mocked Trump about his birth-certificate controversy and was boorishly condescending about Trump's“ Celebrity Apprentice” role. By dismissing Trump's true profession as a succ...

Obamas' island jaunts usually include a quirky highlight

President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will meet in Honolulu in late December in a historic visit to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor. President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will meet in Honolulu in la...

Crowd honors 'gift of freedom' from Pearl Harbor servicemen

In this Monday, Dec. 5, 2016 photo, Jim Downing, 103, poses in a Navy uniform in Honolulu, with a photo of himself taken when he was about 20 years old. Downing is among a few dozen survivors of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor who plan to gather at the Hawaii naval base Wedne...

The Latest: Admiral gets ovation for national anthem remarks

The Latest: Admiral gets ovation for national anthem remarks Kathleen Chavez, left, talks with her father Ray Chavez, right, age 104, of the USS Condor the oldest living survivor from the Pearl Harbor attacks along with the remaining living survivors of the USS Arizona gathere...

Bruno Mars to make '60 Minutes' debut, crediting upbringing for current success

Bruno Mars has released a YouTube video of what his Honolulu concerts looked like back stage. The 3:25 video has already been viewed more than 65,000 times. At one point Bruno says, "We made it t...

Skydiving plane catches fire, explodes in crash killing 5

(Abe Wills via AP). This image provided by Abe Wills shows part of a small plane sticking out of the water after it crashed off Makaha beach in Waianae, Hawaii, Monday, May 23, 2016. Two people s...

Big Island judges recuse themselves from mayor's theft case

Hawaii County Mayor Billy Kenoi has turned himself in after being indicted last week on theft charges by a Hilo grand jury. Hawaii County Mayor Billy Kenoi has turned himself in after being indi...

Time to spring into action: Daylight saving time is upon us

Associated Press March 12, 2016, at 3:16 a.m. Tom Liberatore, a materials purchasing manager, walks past clocks being tested prior to shipping at the Electric Time Company in Medfield, Mass., Th...

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