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HONOLULU | WWII POWs buried as unknowns in Hawaii get memorial marker

HONOLULU— Nancy Kragh grew up without her father, who was among 400 prisoners of war killed when a ship taking them from the Philippines to Japan was bombed. On Wednesday, she and other family members of prisoners on that ship dedicated a memorial stone to their loved ones. The marker lies within a national cemetery … Continue reading HONOLULU | WWII POWs buried as unknowns in Hawaii get memorial marker

HONOLULU | Hawaii marker to honor hundreds of WWII prisoners of war

HONOLULU — U.S. Army Air Corps veteran Daniel Crowley endured more than three years of slave labor while being held prisoner by Japan during World War II. This week, the 96-year-old is in Hawaii to participate in a dedication that honors about 400 Allied prisoners killed when a Japanese ship transporting them to Japan from … Continue reading HONOLULU | Hawaii marker to honor hundreds of WWII prisoners of war

HONOLULU | Ex-congressman wins Hawaii Democratic primary for US House

HONOLULU  — In this age of political rancor, Ed Case wants to bring bipartisanship back to Washington, D.C. “I think voters want Washington to work again, that’s the number one issue. Clearly that was my message and I think that accounts for much of the result of my race,” Case said after he won the … Continue reading HONOLULU | Ex-congressman wins Hawaii Democratic primary for US House

HONOLULU | Ige wins Hawaii Democratic governor primary

HONOLULU — Hawaii Gov. David Ige won the Democratic primary in his bid for a second term in office Saturday, defeating U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa, who gave up her seat in Congress to run for governor. Ige had a challenging first term amid a series of natural and man-made disasters, including a false missile alert … Continue reading HONOLULU | Ige wins Hawaii Democratic governor primary

HONOLULU | Former congressman wins Democratic House primary in Hawaii

HONOLULU — Former Congressman Ed Case has emerged from a crowded field to win the Democratic Party primary Saturday to represent Honolulu in Congress. The 65-year-old fiscal conservative on Saturday defeated five other major candidates including Lt. Gov. Doug Chin, who is the architect of Hawaii’s legal battle against President Donald Trump’s travel ban. The … Continue reading HONOLULU | Former congressman wins Democratic House primary in Hawaii