Lockdown at Highlands Intermediate
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 19:30:00 EDT
Highlands Intermediate is on lockdown after a suspicious package was discovered on campus. A 7th grader says students were told to hide in the middle of their classrooms. Honolulu Police shut down Hoolaulea Street in Pearl City between Hoomaemae and Noelani Streets. More details to follow.
URGENT - Justice Dept. turns over James Comey's memos on Russia investigation
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 19:55:00 EDT
(CNN) -- The Justice Department on Thursday turned over to congressional committees a closely guarded set of memos that former FBI Director James Comey wrote recounting his conversations with President Donald Trump.In a...
URGENT - Justice IG sends criminal referral of Andrew McCabe to US attorney
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:59:00 EDT
(CNN) -- The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral regarding former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe to the US attorney's office in Washington, according to a source familiar with the...
URGENT - Manhattan nanny found guilty in deaths of two children in her care
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 16:33:00 EDT
(CNN) -- A Manhattan nanny was found guilty of four charges related to killing two children in her care in 2012.Yoselyn Ortega was convicted of the deaths of Lucia, 6, and Leo Krim, 2, in their Upper West Side home in...
URGENT - Puerto Rico suffers island-wide power outage
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 11:33:00 EDT
(CNN) -- Puerto Rico has suffered an island-wide power outage, Puerto Rico's power authority said Wednesday.The authority said it estimates power will be restored within 24 to 36 hours.
URGENT - Barbara Bush, former first lady, dies at 92
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 19:52:00 EDT
(CNN) -- Former first lady Barbara Bush has died at the age of 92, family spokesman Jim McGrath announced Tuesday.
URGENT - Southwest flight makes emergency landing in Philadelphia
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 12:27:00 EDT
(CNN) -- A Southwest Airlines plane flying from New York to Dallas had to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia on Tuesday morning when the aircraft lost one of its engines, a passenger aboard Flight 1380 said."We left...
URGENT - Japanese man wins Boston Marathon men's division
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 12:36:00 EDT
(CNN) -- In stunning fashion, Yuki Kawauchi of Japan won the men's elite division at this year's Boston Marathon, overtaking Geoffrey Kirui of Kenya in the final miles. American Shadrack Biwott was third.
URGENT - For first time in more than 30 years, American woman wins Boston Marathon
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 12:21:00 EDT
(CNN) -- An American has won the elite women's division at the Boston Marathon for the first time since 1985.Desiree (Desi) Linden, a two-time Olympian, battled the rain and wind Monday to win the storied race. It's also...
URGENT - 7 inmates killed in South Carolina prison violence
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 07:06:00 EDT
(CNN) -- Seven inmates were killed and 17 others were injured in an incident at Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville, South Carolina, authorities said.No officers were injured, said Jeffrey Taillon, communications...
URGENT - Barbara Bush in failing health
Sun, 15 Apr 2018 13:55:00 EDT
From CNN Special Correspondent Jamie GangelNinety two year old former First Lady Barbara Bush is in failing health according to a source close to the Bush family. CNN has learned that she has been suffering for some time,...
Jennifer Hart had alcohol in her system at time of fatal crash
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 16:58:00 EDT
(CNN) -- Jennifer Hart, the mother who drove her family off an oceanside cliff, had a blood alcohol level that was over the legal limit, Capt. Bruce Carpenter of the California Highway Patrol said Friday.The specific level...
5 Things for April 20: Comey memos, North Korea, Arizona teachers, YouTube, Berlin
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 06:10:00 EDT
Students at 2,500 schools will walk out today to protest gun violence. Meet the teen behind the event. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know...
Syracuse University suspends fraternity after 'extremely racist' video emerges
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:54:00 EDT
Syracuse University has suspended a professional fraternity after video footage surfaced showing members exhibiting "extremely racist" behavior, according to the university's chancellor.
Columbine survivors and Parkland students rally for change 19 years after massacre
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 02:55:00 EDT
Just a few months ago, the word "Columbine" meant nothing to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School junior Kayla Schaefer. Today, Columbine might as well be a synonym for "hope."
National School Walkout renews calls for gun safety
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 04:00:00 EDT
Students from more than 2,500 schools across the country will stream out of class Friday as part of a National School Walkout to demand action on gun reform.
Surfing legend Laird Hamilton has been rescuing people from floods in Hawaii
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 17:29:00 EDT
Hours before the Gwilliam family would leave the Hawaiian island of Kauai, they became stranded. According to CNN affiliate KHNL, a deluge washed out a bridge, cutting the San Diego family's vacation rental off from safety.
Grandmother accused of killing her husband captured in Texas
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:10:00 EDT
A grandmother accused of killing her husband before traveling across the country to impersonate and kill another woman, has been arrested in Texas, authorities said.
Backpacker trapped in the torrential rains in Hawaii survived by hiking 20 miles in sandals
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 22:55:00 EDT
For a group of friends in Hawaii, this past weekend was supposed to be filled with fun, laughs and a wedding engagement; instead they were left cold, wet and trekking through knee-deep mud to safety.
LA Fitness apologizes after racial profiling allegations at club
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:35:00 EDT
LA Fitness has apologized after accusations that two black patrons at a New Jersey club were racially profiled and asked to leave. The fitness chain also promised to improve staff training.