Warren, Sanders get personal with young, black Christians

COLLEGE PARK, Ga. >> Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren framed their Democratic presidential bids in personal, faith-based terms today before black millennial Christians who could help determine which candidate becomes the leading progressive alternative to former Vice President Joe Biden.

Gun control advocates call for new gun laws at rallies

Gun control advocates rallied around the country today, seeking to pressure Congress to tighten the nation’s gun laws after the recent mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, Dayton, Ohio and Northern California.

Small island with MLB ties, Curacao looks tough at Little League...

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. >> Jurdrick Profar was just looking for a challenge.

Maui clear of rapid ohia death

WAILUKU >> Rapid ohia death has not been rediscovered after being found on Maui for the first time earlier this year, officials said.

Arrests and shields, metal poles seized at Portland protests

PORTLAND, Ore. >> Police arrested at least 13 people and seized metal poles, bear spray and other weapons today as hundreds of far-right protesters and anti-fascist counter-demonstrators swarmed downtown Portland, Oregon.

Five-0 Redux: Will ‘ReiRey’ partnership blossom into something more on ‘Hawaii...

In any profession, a partnership has its fair share of ups and downs. In “Hawaii Five-0,” series regulars Beulah Koale, who plays former Navy SEAL Junior Reigns, and Meaghan Rath, who plays fellow Five-0 task force officer Tani Rey, are often partnered together on various cases. Together they work under veteran Five-0 members, McGarrett (Alex…

Police open murder investigation after man found with stab wounds in...

Honolulu police have opened a murder investigation after a 65-year-old man was found unresponsive with stab wounds this morning in downtown.

Thousands of strangers pull together to support a widower of the...

EL PASO, TEXAS >> Just about every morning for the past two weeks, Antonio Basco has risen before dawn to buy as many floral bouquets as he can fit in his car and carried them to a makeshift memorial for the victims of the mass shooting in El Paso.

Suicide attack in wedding hall kills 63, Afghan officials say

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN >> The death toll from a suicide bombing at a wedding in Afghanistan’s capital is at least 63, including women and children, officials said Sunday, as Kabul reeled from its deadliest attack this year.

Researchers receive $12.5M grant for craniofacial research data-sharing endeavor

Nearly half of all birth defects involve the face and skull and, for the most part, scientists remain unclear as to why most occur. To better serve families at risk for these conditions, scientists need a comprehensive and systematic understanding of how the faces of healthy children form and what goes wrong to cause common malformations, such…