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The Honolulu Advertiser
Articles for December 15, 2008

Breaking News
 •  Man at OCCC charged with Niu Valley burglary
 •  Supreme Court explains ruling on UH regents
 •  N. Kohala car crash victim identified
 •  Kauai under flash flood warning
 •  Hawaii Kai auto theft suspect charged
 •  Ko Olina couple found dead is identified
 •  Puna murder suspect in Honolulu hospital
 •  Motorcycle thief sought in Honolulu
 •  Justices won’t review Obama’s eligibility to serve
 •  Military housing allowance increase may not apply to Hawaii
 •  Army dedicating building to fallen Hawaii soldier
 •  Abandoned monk seal pup released into wild
 •  Hawaii Biotech completes dosing phase in study of West Nile vaccine
 •  Hawaii among states settling with Mattel for $12M
 •  Two pedestrians struck at Koko Head, Waialae intersection
 •  Supreme Court allows lawsuits over ’light’ cigarettes
 •  40 Taliban killed in Afghan-NATO operation
 •  MGM Mirage selling Treasure Island for $500M
 •  Fannie to help renters stay in foreclosed homes
 •  Impoverished N. Korea gets new mobile network
 •  Lye, boric acid banned as food additives in China
 •  Servicemen missing from Vietnam War identified
 •  Across Mideast, Arabs hail shoe-hurling journalist
 •  40 Marines, sailors returning from deployment today
 •  Stocks mixed on auto rescue hopes
 •  Marine base runway closing for repairs
 •  Alleged Madoff fraud has worldwide exposure
 •  Surf drops, no swells on the horizon
 •  Isolated showers, haze in today's forecast
 •  Rainbow Warriors outlast Chicago State, 85-75
 •  UH's Roderick Flemings named WAC basketball player of the week
 •  UH football: Ford Island open for Sheraton Hawaii Bowl
 •  Video: Warriors return to practice
 •  Notre Dame receiver Floyd hopes to play in Hawaii Bowl
 •  Surfers head inductees into Hawaii Sports Hall of Fame
 •  Honolulu Marathon finishers' guide at Nike tent
 •  UH basketball: Students get in free for Monday's game
 •  CBKB: Cleveland State stuns No. 11 Syracuse 72-69
 •  NFL: McNabb leads Eagles over Browns, 30-10
 •  Golf: Woods ’disappointed’ in caddie’s comments
 •  NBA: Kings fire coach Reggie Theus
 •  Arena Football League cancels 2009 season
 •  Jerry West: Baskeball legend Pete Newell left 'giant shadow'
 •  NFL: Chiefs GM Peterson resigns after 2-12 record
 •  Golf: Writers vote Harrington, Ochoa, Haas players of the year
 •  Football: Mass. Pop Warner teams face sanctions after fight
 •  NFL: McCarthy downplays Packer player squabbles
 •  NFL: Owners to consider Steelers' restructuring
 •  MLB: Tigers agree to $1M deal with shortstop Everett
 •  MLB: Phillies keep Jamie Moyer, add Chan Ho Park
 •  NFL: Vikings DT Pat Williams out 2-6 weeks
 •  CFB: Monte Kiffin will join his son at Tennessee
 •  NFL: Redskins' Zorn feels like 'worst coach in America'
 •  CBKB: Utah suspends guard Drca for intentional foul
 •  NAACP conducts probe of Mississippi prep football player's death
 •  NFL: Bengals QB Palmer could throw in practice this week
 •  CBKB: USA Today/ESPN men's basketball Top 25
 •  CBKB: Associated Press men's basketball Top 25
 •  Volleyball: McCutcheon to coach U.S. women's team
 •  CFB: Ex-Florida player Jamar Hornsby accepts plea deal
 •  Swimming: Michael Phelps stars in White House Barney Cam
 •  CFB: Rose Bowl has Penn St. dreaming about California
 •  CFB: UConn tailback Donald Brown to return in 2009
 •  Boxing: Holyfield, 46, says he's ready to win heavyweight title
 •  CBKB: Mississippi State coach Stansbury hospitalized
 •  CBKB: Tennessee women's record Top 10 streak ends at 211 weeks
 •  Cheerleading: Michigan teen starts life over post-memory loss
 •  NFL: Bills WR Hardy out for season with knee injury
 •  Soccer: U.S. coach Sundhage's contract extended through 2012 Olympics
 •  NFL: Davis-Porter yapfest a subplot to inspired 49ers effort
 •  NFL: Giants looking vulnerable after latest loss
 •  NFL: Romo takes beating, but keeps Cowboys clicking
 •  CFB: Ohio State LB Laurinaitis wins Lott Trophy
 •  CFB: Postseason bowl glance
 •  Victorino featured speaker at UH-Hilo baseball event
 •  Hawaii bankruptcies rising, but still low nationally
 •  General Growth doesn't get approval for loan extension
 •  Hawaii could get extra $141.5M in Medicaid funds
 •  North Hawaii Community Hospital gets new board
 •  Hawaii Tourism Authority hires firm for CEO search
 •  Go! passenger count up in November, but load factor down
 •  Interisland carriers offer $39 holiday one-way fare
 •  Hawaiian adds third Honolulu-Vegas flight
 •  ‘Washington Place Christmas’ event is Friday
 •  Eve festivities, worship service to bring in the new year
 •  Blue Christmas service planned at St. Andrew's
 •  Isles owe debt of aloha to Ah Quon McElrath

Local News
 •  Illegal housing being removed
 •  Workers assess flood damage in hardest-hit areas Video
 •  Nationally certified teachers jump 25%
 •  Hawaii October hotel occupancy only 67.1%
 •  Hawaii teachers' contract nearing expiration with no drug
 •  Thousands overcome obstacles to finish 2008 Hawaii marathon Photo gallery Video
 •  Obama plans regular stays in Chicago
 •  Driver in fatal Big Isle crash arrested
 •  Grand jury indicts man in attempted murder
 •  Vendors unpaid from '07 festival
 •  40 Marines and sailors return from Afghanistan
 •  Abandoned monk seal pup to be released today
 •  'I will never give up'
 •  Lost in transition
 •  Court awash in anger, fear, sadness and tears
 •  Community calendar
 •  Obituaries
 •  Donors reach out despite bad economy

 •  Two JC players to join UH
 •  Rainbow Wahine left out in cold
 •  Yonamine was dedicated coach, AD, 81
 •  Ivuti reigns over field Photo gallery Video
 •  31-year-old from Tokyo overcomes ailment to win women's race Photo gallery Video
 •  Top 500 Hawaii runners
 •  Marathon finishers by age group
 •  Marathon's Top 200
 •  Lyau wins 15th kama'aina award Photo gallery
 •  Rainbow Warriors wary of Chicago State sharpshooter
 •  Two JC players to join UH
 •  Yonamine was dedicated coach, AD, 81
 •  Golf scoreboard
 •  NFL's playoff picture still fuzzy
 •  Cowboys lasso Giants, 20-8
 •  Officials roughed up on the job
 •  Colts rally to topple Lions, 31-21
 •  Steelers wrap up North crown, 13-9
 •  Arizona gives No. 4 Gonzaga first defeat of season, 69-64
 •  Lakers struggle past Timberwolves
 •  Maryland tops North Carolina in men's soccer final
 •  Riesch captures Cup slalom race
 •  Sports calendar
 •  On the Air
 •  For the Record

Island Life
 •  The gift of green
 •  Eco-friendly habits highest in older age groups
 •  Surviving the season of office plenty
 •  Imagining a future without 'Battlestar'
 •  The gift of green
 •  Eco-friendly habits highest in older age groups
 •  For the environment
 •  Enter to win a solar heater at Night Market event
 •  For the environment
 •  Tube Notes
 •  TGI Monday

 •  It's the season for whale watching
 •  Roosevelt's Depression-era New Deal sites draw tourists
 •  Alliances help food banks meet demand
 •  AirTran to fly first routes to Branson
 •  Soaring office stress hampering business
 •  Hawaii Data Report | Visitors To Maui
 •  Fed mulls cut to key interest rate as economy sinks

 •  Economic panel must keep eye on prize: recovery
 •  Hawaiians, 'aina inextricably linked
 •  To fight terror, India-Pakistan peace needed
 •  Letters to the Editor

 •  Imagining a future without 'Battlestar'
 •  Symphony's animal-themed program thrills families
 •  TGI Monday