Honolulu News for May 20th 2013

Abercrombie set to sign 2 traffic safety bills
State Health Director Loretta Fuddy, Transportation Deputy Director Jadine Urasaki, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Region 9 Administrator David Manning, Honolulu police Capt. Darren Izumo, representatives of the other county police More…

Man convicted of second-degree murder in 2011 – Washington Post
HONOLULU — Man convicted of second-degree murder in 2011 Honolulu highway shooting rampage. More…

Honolulu Triathlon traffic restrictions for Sunday – Hawaii News Now
The Annual Honolulu Triathlon will take place Sunday, May 19, 2013, and will start at Ala Moana Beach Park at 5:45 a.m. Participants will begin with a 1500 More…

Author returns to land of inspiration
Award-winning novelist Susanna Moore, whose books include "The Whiteness of Bones," set in the islands, the erotic thriller "In the Cut," and the dark prison tale "The Big Girls," is returning to Honolulu as a special guest at this weekend's 8th Annual More…

GBC Motorsports Pulls Holeshots and Podiums at Honolulu Hills WORCS
May 15, 2013 ??? GBC Motorsports racers are heating up to go along with rising temperatures in Southern California as RJ Anderson and Mitch Guthrie Jr. won their respective classes at WORCS Honolulu Hills. SXS Pro Production With temperatures breaking … More…

Cognito Teryx kills it at Taft
Round 5 of the 2013 WORCS series took place at Honolulu Hills Raceway in Taft, CA and race day was forecasted with 95 degree temps! During practice Friday, Justin Lambert, pilot of the Cognito Teryx had encountered some engine overheating issues that … More…

Rainbows complete sweep in final home game
(Jamm Aquino/Honolulu Star-Advertiser). Matt Cooper tossed eight shutout innings and Stephen Ventimilia went 2-for-4 with two RBIs to lead Hawaii to a 6-0 shutout of UC Davis on Sunday to sweep the final three-game series of the season at Les Murakami More…

Andrew Breitbart Biodoc Opens At #3; Digital Sales Strong As Movie Opens
HATING BREITBART, a film that explores the life and impact of the late media guru Andrew Breitbart, opened on 15 screens across the U.S. posting strong numbers in key markets like Honolulu, New York City and San Diego, but the biggest story of the More…

Mayor will honor Kaimuki High staff for lifesaving efforts
The staff at Kaimuki High School will be honored today at ceremonies where Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell presents the city's Civilian Lifesaver Awards. The event takes place at 1:30 p.m. at the mayor's office in Honolulu Hale. The presentation coincides More…

Race officials beefing up security for Honolulu Triathlon | KHON2
Honolulu police have re-opened all lanes of Kaukonahua Road in Waialua after a car crash Saturday Inert grenade found in checked bag at Honolulu Airport More…

Incubator prepares to send off 8 startups
Home to the headquarters of Tetris Online and several of Henk Rogers' other ventures, the offices high above Honolulu Harbor now host a technology accelerator that is preparing to graduate its first cohort of eight startup companies and send them out More…

3 boats capsize along stretch of coastline
HONOLULU (AP) — Officials say three boats capsized along a quarter-mile stretch of coastline from Mala Wharf to the Lahaina Crossroads Apartments after they had broken free of their moorings. The Honolulu Star Advertiser reports (http://bit.ly/10D5emn More…

2nd-degree murder conviction in Honolulu shootings | News OK
HONOLULU (AP) — A jury on Thursday convicted a Wahiawa man of second- degree murder and other charges in a 2011 shooting rampage through Honolulu More…

YMCA tower opposed by neighbors
Residents living near the YMCA of Honolulu have petitioned the city to stop a zoning change application for a planned condominium tower on the YMCA property and alleged that they weren't properly informed of the plans. About 170 neighbors of the YMCA More…

Waves Still Pumping Along South Shores
The National Weather Service in Honolulu has extended the HIGH SURF ADVISORY for SOUTH FACING SHORES of MAUI COUNTY, now in effect until 6 a.m. Monday. A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the advisory area, More…

Books and music festival continues Sunday
Books and music festival continues Sunday. 6 hours ago. Books and music are the main attraction this weekend at the Honolulu Hale Civic Center grounds for the 8th annual book and music festival. Roosevelt graduation More…

All UH men's teams will be named Rainbow Warriors – Honolulu Star
The Rainbow lives.In a stunning reversal of his first major decision as University of Hawaii athletic director, Ben Jay has changed course and will name all of More…

Presidents from Philippine colleges visit UH
Cheryl Ernst, Creative Services Director External Affairs and University Relations ernst@hawaii.edu; www.hawaii.edu/offices/eaur 1627 Dole St. BA-2, Honolulu, HI 96822 phone 808 956-5941; fax 808 956-3441. A delegation of college presidents from the More…

Big Island flood warning cancelled – Hawaii News Now – KGMB and KHNL
The National Weather Service in Honolulu has cancelled a flash flood warning that was in effect on the Big Island, mainly in the Kohala districts. Radar and rain gages indicated that heavy rain has ended. Weather around the islands will remain unstable More…

Police investigate report of shooting near Yokohama Bay
Honolulu Police Lt. Paul Lucas said initial reports indicated the incident involving the injured woman occurred close to 4:43 p.m. near Yokohama Bay. Lucas, interviewed this evening, said no one was being held as a suspect but police are looking into More…

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