Shoplifting attempt leads to fire in Nanakuli Sack N Save

A suspect is on the run after his attempt to shoplift a razor from a Nanakuli grocery store this morning went up in flames.

‘Ground zero’: Portland remains focus of divided country

PORTLAND, Ore. >> With both the left and the right declaring victory following a long-hyped rally that had Portland, Oregon, on edge it seems the liberal city will continue to be a flashpoint in an increasingly divided country.

Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott not worried about contract talks

In his first comments since the reported $40 million annual salary demand, Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott had nothing to say about the money when asked by the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

Iranian tanker sought by U.S. heads to unknown destination

GIBRALTAR >> An Iranian supertanker hauling $130 million worth of light crude oil that the U.S. suspects to be tied to a sanctioned organization has lifted its anchor and begun moving away from Gibraltar, marine traffic monitoring data showed late today.

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana’s governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies

BATON ROUGE, La. >> Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, who became the state’s first female elected governor only to see her political career derailed by the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, has died.

Man arrested after wild punch in Waikiki, police say

A 42-year-old man was arrested early today after he mistakenly punched a bystander during an argument in Waikiki, police said.

Kapolei man kicks, damages police cruiser, police say

Police on Saturday arrested a 34-year-old Kapolei man for allegedly assaulting two officers who were attempting to serve a protection order violation at his home.

Rain suspends Little League World Series action until Monday

Today’s Little League World Series game between Central East Maui and Elizabeth, N.J., was suspended due to rain with one out in the top of the fifth inning. The West Region champions are leading 6-0 over their Mid-Atlantic counterparts. The game will resume Monday at 7 a.m. Hawaii time, weather permitting, in Williamsport, Pa.

Police open Waianae murder investigation

Honolulu police have opened a murder investigation after a man died today in Waianae.

Inmate 76318-054: The last days of Jeffrey Epstein

NEW YORK >> Jeffrey Epstein, inmate 76318-054, hated his cell at the Metropolitan Correctional Center. It was cramped, dank and infested with vermin, so Epstein, long accustomed to using his wealth to play by his own rules, devised a way out.