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The Senate Committee on Water and Land voted today to advise the full Senate to reconfirm Suzanne Case to another four years as chairwoman of the Board of Land and Natural Resources and director of the Department of Land and Natural Resources.
BOSTON >>Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld says he is seeking the Republican nomination against President Donald Trump in 2020.
WASHINGTON >> Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders today released 10 years of his long-anticipated tax returns as he campaigns for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.
A drug thats used to help control blood sugar in people with diabetes has now been shown to help prevent or slow kidney disease, which causes millions of deaths each year and requires hundreds of thousands of people to use dialysis to stay alive.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. >> An Indiana man is suing his parents for getting rid of his vast pornography collection, which he estimates is worth $29,000.
WASHINGTON >> Does an older friend or relative have a hard time hanging up on telemarketers? Or get excited about a Youve won a prize voicemail? New research suggests seniors who arent on guard against scams also might be at risk for eventually developing Alzheimers disease.
BERLIN >> German authorities have ordered a blinged-out golden Porsche off the road for being too shiny.
WASHINGTON >> None of the Supreme Courts justices wanted to say the four-letter word.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. >> A federal judge denied bail today for a Chinese woman charged with lying to illegally enter President Donald Trumps Mar-a-Lago club, saying her actions and statements suggest she was up to something nefarious and there is an extreme risk of flight if she were...
REDMOND, Wash. >> Microsoft is revamping its practices for investigating workplace allegations after a group of women shared stories of discrimination and sexual harassment.
WASHINGTON >> Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said today that the Federal Reserves independence is important globally, while refusing to comment on President Donald Trumps latest attack on the Fed.
Hulu LLC, the online TV service thats now majority owned by Walt Disney Co., agreed to buy back AT&T Inc.s 9.5 percent stake, a deal that valued the whole entity at $15 billion.
The state transportation department announced this afternoon that it has completed repairs to a section of Kamehameha Highway in Hauula that suffered from coastal erosion damage, ahead of schedule.
LOS ANGELES >> When the last drop or gallon of blood is shed and an exultant victor has ascended to the Iron Throne, viewers may be split over how HBOs fantasy saga ended but theyll be joined in deprivation.
NEW YORK >> Steve Martin could not be happier about his latest book and about the chance to work with New Yorker artist Harry Bliss.
NEW YORK >> Aretha Franklin received an honorary Pulitzer Prize today, as judges praised the Queen of Soul for her indelible contribution to American music and culture. Competitive Pulitzers were awarded to books about two other giants of American history: Frederick Douglass and Alain Locke.
The University of Hawaii basketball has secured a commitment from a versatile junior-college guard.
Senior hitter Stijn van Tilburg repeated as an All-Big West first-team selection, one of five Hawaii mens volleyball players honored when the conference announced its postseason awards today.
WASHINGTON >> President Donald Trump isnt backing down from his tweets about Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar, one of the first Muslim women to serve in Congress.