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HONOLULU | Strong storm brings damage – and snow – to Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) — A strong storm hitting Hawaii has knocked out power, brought down tree branches, flooded coastal roads — and even brought snow. Snow is not unheard of in mountainous parts of the tropical island chain, but officials say the coating at 6,200 feet (1,900 meters) at a state park on Maui could mark … Continue reading HONOLULU | Strong storm brings damage – and snow – to Hawaii

HONOLULU | 16 of 21 crew members rescued from burning ship near Hawaii

HONOLULU —Jan 01, 2019— Good Samaritans on nearby merchant vessels rescued 16 members of the crew of a Panamanian car carrier heading from Japan to Hawaii that caught fire in the Pacific Ocean, the U.S. Coast Guard said. Three of the remaining five crew members of the Sincerity Ace were found, but they are still … Continue reading HONOLULU | 16 of 21 crew members rescued from burning ship near Hawaii

HONOLULU | The Latest: Winds die down, rain still a threat in Hawaii

HONOLULU  — The Latest on Tropical Storm Lane (all times local): 7:45 a.m. Forecasters say winds have died down but rain remains a threat on some Hawaiian Islands as tropical storm Lane churns in the central Pacific. National Weather Service meteorologist Vanessa Almanza said as much as 10 inches of rain could fall Saturday as … Continue reading HONOLULU | The Latest: Winds die down, rain still a threat in Hawaii

HONOLULU | The Latest: Hurricane Lane shifts course closer to Hawaii

HONOLULU— The Latest on Hurricane Lane (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Forecasters say Hurricane Lane has shifted course and is now moving closer to Hawaii. National Weather Service meteorologist Melissa Dye said Thursday the shift will put the Big Island and Maui “in the thick” of the hurricane. She said some parts of the Big … Continue reading HONOLULU | The Latest: Hurricane Lane shifts course closer to Hawaii