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Articles for August 14, 2007

Breaking News/Updates
 •  Assault investigation leads to arrest in Kapolei
 •  Woman burglary suspect arrested in Mapunapuna
 •  NBA: Referee plans to plead guilty in Brooklyn court
 •  Five-run 7th helps Hilo win in World Series (ages 14-16)
 •  Numata lifts Pearl City to World Series (ages 13-14) win
 •  National & world news highlights
 •  Kauai native, New Yorker are KPD chief finalists
 •  'John From Cincinatti' wipes out at HBO
 •  Tucker is new Honolulu police deputy chief
 •  Waipahu man accused of threats with assault rifle
 •  Waipahu man accused of threats with assault rifle
 •  Waipahu man accused of threats with assault rifle
 •  Art theft suspect arrested in Kapolei
 •  Pacific Beach Hotel workers to rally on Thursday
 •  UH volleyball player Thomas injures knee, out for year
 •  Investor worries send stocks lower on Wall Street
 •  Body clad in wetsuit found in water at Kaaawa
 •  Body found near Kualoa believed of be missing diver
 •  Business highlights: Mattel recall, Wal-Mart earnings
 •  Fundraising clothes exchange Saturday at JCCH
 •  City employee indicted in fraud case
 •  Pedestrian accident reported in Mililani
 •  Colleges: Rutgers player sues Imus, CBS Radio
 •  Homeowner exemption examined on Maui
 •  Photos by youths on display at Macy's Ala Moana
 •  NFL: Plea deals boost leverage against Vick
 •  UH coach Nash at free youth hoop clinic at Manoa
 •  Autopsy fails to show cause of 'Kona Crush's' death
 •  Maui forum set on doctor shortage, healthcare access
 •  Soccer: Beckham says he'll play tomorrow against D.C.
 •  Brushfire prompts early release at 2 Leeward schools
 •  Vocalist Kristian Lei hosts CD release party Aug. 22
 •  Fujikawa will play in Canadian Tour event
 •  Wie tees off early at Canadian Women's Open
 •  Firefighters at brushfire near Aiea Shopping Center
 •  Kaimuki coach Grant to lead basketball clinic
 •  Vocalist Kristian Lei hosts CD release party Aug. 22
 •  Brushfire, Flossie threats shut 2 Oahu forest reserves
 •  Army chief unsure when Iraq duty can drop to one year
 •  Le Jardin celebrates new construction Thursday
 •  Holunape plays pau hana party at The Willows tonight
 •  Tax benefit helps boost Hawaiian Telcom earnings
 •  BYU-Hawaii opens at No. 19 in Division II poll
 •  Philippines star Martin Nievera returning to the Islands
 •  Big Island's Port of Kawaihae closed this afternoon
 •  Japan's 'Martha Stewart' coming to Halekulani
 •  Cost-U-less earnings up sharply in second quarter
 •  FEMA funding tagged for fighting North Shore brushfire
 •  Rainbow Wahine volleyball 10th in preseason poll
 •  Kamehameha extends school closure
 •  Tennis: Black female pioneers to help honor Gibson
 •  Strong winds close UH-Manoa's Lyon Arboretum trails
 •  Hawaiian Tel $5 corded phones will work in outage (news release)
 •  Woods nominated to head small business group
 •  Golf: Woods announces first American-designed course
 •  Preps: Florida steroid testing plan falls short
 •  Aloha Airlines taps Sabre offering for software (news release)
 •  Preps: All New Jersey students subject to steroids test
 •  2 crews at brushfire near old Kahuku sugar mill
 •  Helicopter crash kills 5 U.S. soldiers in Iraq
 •  Firefighters have yet to contain 3,000-acre brushfire
 •  New women's health therapy being performed
 •  Doctor to lecture on plant-based nutrition
 •  Wellness retreat to focus on peaceful discipline
 •  Today's events: speed dating, open-mike night
 •  Officials recovering body from Windward Oahu waters
 •  Hokulea spirituality to be topic of lecture
 •  Colleges: World Series will alter schedule in 2008
 •  Soccer: Donovan headlines U.S. roster against Sweden
 •  Baseball: Tigers sign first-round pick Porcello
 •  Colleges: Florida A&M basketball coach Gillespie fired
 •  Wall Street lower after disappointing Wal-Mart results
 •  Track and field: Pole vaulter doping-ban appeal refused
 •  Tennis: Michael Chang to open academy in China
 •  Baseball: Yankee Hall of Famer Rizzuto dies
 •  Woman charged with arson on Big Island
 •  All islands, except Big Island, under high-surf advisory
 •  Water main break closes Kakaako intersection
 •  UH-Hilo, Hawaii Community College closed
 •  NFL: Noose tightens around Vick at amazing speed
 •  NFL: 49ers QB Smith finding his comfort zone
 •  NFL: Broncos looking to trade DT Gerard Warren
 •  Baseball: Today's probable starting pitchers
 •  World Games hit by doping scandal, soccer brawl
 •  On the air tomorrow: Baseball, softball, tennis
 •  On the air today: Major-league baseball, softball
 •  Flossie drops to tropical storm
 •  2 Leeward schools closed Wednesday due to smoke
 •  Big Island public schools closed tomorrow
 •  Red Cross shelters to stay open tonight
 •  HELCO releases new emergency phone number
 •  Flossie postpones Lingle's Big Island visit
 •  Public libraries on the Big Island closed
 •  DLNR closes state trails, parks on Big Island
 •  Flossie threat closes Kona-area movie theater today
 •  Smoke, dust advisory issued due to wildfire
 •  Dense smoke closes Makaha surfing beach
 •  Hawaiian waiving fees for Big Island travel changes
 •  North Shore brushfire's smoke crossing mountain range
 •  Hope in Waialua firefight is for calmer winds
 •  Interisland carriers extend latest fare sale
 •  NCL changes cruise ship itineraries to avoid Flossie
 •  Mattel recalls 9 million more Chinese-made toys

Local News
 •  Winds fanning big North Shore fire Photo gallery Video
 •  Big Island braces for Hurricane Flossie Photo gallery Video
 •  Forecasters say Flossie won't hit Hawaii hard
 •  Children can be taught to eat healthy from young age
 •  'Mood is good' at Big Isle hotels
MY COMMUNITIES
 •  A Taste of Kalihi to the rescue
 •  Free sessions for homebuyers
 •  'Famous' Amos to deliver talk
 •  New 'Olelo TV center to open
 •  Adults sought for book club
 •  John Cruz in free concert
 •  Author to talk on 'Aiea in '30s
 •  Blalock named fire deputy
 •  Maui advisory council named
MILITARY AFFAIRS
 •  Hawaii-based general visits Chinese air base
EDUCATION
 •  Substitute teachers sue for 4% pay raise
SCIENCE
 •  Retired Hawaii researcher finds lighting key to embryos
BIG ISLAND
 •  Earthquake shakes Big Island; no injuries
OTHER NEWS
 •  Hurricane hunters take off to track Flossie Photo gallery Video
 •  Oahu senior rental housing project opens
 •  Hawaii auction goers bid on locker contents Photo gallery
 •  Community calendar
HAWAI'I BRIEFS
 •  Brother charged in machete scrap
 •  Obituaries
LEE CATALUNA
 •  Where's Bob? Kolea returning

Sports
 •  Elite recruit joins Warriors Football Photo gallery Video
 •  Hawaii bouts hit national airwaves
 •  Mianos invite fan to join Warriors' 'ohana
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
 •  Ann Kang Invitational features solid field
FOOTBALL
 •  Billick pleased after Ravens roll over Philadelphia, 29-3
BASEBALL
 •  Pearl City routs South Carolina, 17-7
RECREATION
 •  Honolulu to host Olympic Triathlon Trial on April 26
ISLE FILE
 •  UH alums boost U.S. volleyball
 •  Sports calendar
 •  On the Air
 •  For the Record
FERD LEWIS
 •  Pilares off to running start at UH

Island Life
 •  Film star fighting poverty offscreen
 •  Unusual dorms becoming a norm
LEILA WAI
 •  Making the best of summer as a single
ISLAND LIFE SHORTS
 •  'Reinventing Art'
 •  Tube Notes
 •  TGI Tuesday
MOMS
 •  Signs of overscheduled kids
WAYNE HARADA
 •  'Little Richard' joins 'Stars in Concert' lineup

Business
 •  Oahu hotel workers voting on union
 •  Some cruise lines in Hawaii limit smoking
 •  Hawaii banking executive resigns
REAL ESTATE
 •  Oahu housing costs 2nd highest after SF
TECHNOLOGY
 •  Insure your digital goods
 •  Search for dark matter goes underground
 •  Microsoft takes aim at Google
OTHER BUSINESS
 •  As parking fees rise, so do the hotel rates
BUSINESS BRIEFS
 •  Barnwell shares drop 8 percent

Opinion
 •  Cancer center growth key to healthcare
 •  Rove's career tainted by lingering questions
COMMENTARY
 •  U.S. must aid in peaceful Pakistani transition
 •  Overtly partisan books targeting the young
 •  Letters to the Editor

Entertainment/TGIF
 •  TGI Tuesday

Photo galleries
 •  StorQuest auction
 •  Stormchasers
 •  North Shore fire
 •  Getting ready for Hurricane Flossie
 •  Seth's pix
 •  UH football