FILE - In this Wednesday, March 11, 2009 file photo, the Chicago skyline is reflected in the exterior of Neiman Marcus on Michigan Avenue in Chicago. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)

Owners of Neiman Marcus sell chain for $6 billion

NEW YORK (AP) — Luxury merchant Neiman Marcus is getting a new owner. Ares Management and Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board announced Monday they are buying the l...…
Dave Shoji

Retirement could be on the horizon for UH Volleyball’s Shoji

After a historic weekend on the volleyball floor, University of Hawaii Head Coach Dave Shoji was back at practice Monday, striving for a better performance in the next match. But how many more matches does the all-time winningest women's college volleyball coach have in him?…
9-6 Edward Robins

Inmate back at OCCC after mistake release

A State Department of Public Safety spokeswoman says 51-year-old Edward Robins was found by Sheriffs and returned to OCCC at about 9 p.m. Sunday.…
Government cuts affect HPU program

HPU stranded mammal program money cut

Government budget cuts have trickled down affecting HPU. Grant money that the program had been getting the last seven years was not given to the school this year. It helps get beached whales and dolphins removed. The program head says they're scrambling to figure out ways to continue their work with less.…
Courtesy: Steve Benjamin

Thousands rally against GMO practices on Kauai

Thousands on Kauai marched the streets to show their support of the "Right to Know" Bill, a bill that would require agricultural companies working with genetically modified organisms (GMOs) to disclose the chemicals they're using and take extra steps to keep the chemicals contained.…
Inductee Rick Pitino speaks during the enshrinement ceremony for the 2013 class of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame at Symphony Hall in Springfield, Mass., Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Pitino, Payton, King, 9 others enter hoops Hall

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Rick Pitino remembers the training meals at the pizza place where his Boston University teams ate more than 30 years ago. Even Hall of Famers h...…
FILE - In this April 18, 2013 file photo, National Intelligence Director James Clapper testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Ruling allowed NSA search of domestic email

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration quietly won permission from a surveillance court in 2011 for the National Security Agency to search deliberately for Amer...…
Egyptian army soldiers sit on top of an armored personnel carrier on a street in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)

Sinai militants killed in Egypt army offensive

CAIRO (AP) — Smoke billowed in the sky as Egyptian helicopter gunships rocketed suspected Islamic militant hideouts in the lawless northern Sinai Peninsula for a sec...…