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Articles for August 8, 2009

Breaking News
 •  ‘Hurricane hunters’ go eye to eye with Felicia
 •  Tropical storm and flash flood watches in effect as weakened Felicia creeps closer
 •  Pearl City man arrested after police officer is injured
 •  Big Island closes parks, prepares shelters in anticipation of Felicia
 •  Big Island stocks up, just in case
 •  Pair flying around the world touches down on Maui
 •  Man, 80, hospitalized after Pearl City apartment fire
 •  Marijuana use may have cost Big Island woman a life-saving liver transplant
 •  State waters not affected by Eleele sewage spill
 •  Police need help identifying body found at H-Power plant
 •  Junior lifeguards will showcase skills today at Ala Moana Beach Park
 •  GOP challenges Abercrombie shift of campaign money
 •  BJ Penn stops Florian to retain UFC title
 •  Highly touted linebacker Te'o begins Irish career
 •  Golf: Harrington leads Tiger by 3 at Firestone
 •  MLB and union: List might not mean positive test
 •  MLB: Sabathia leads Yankees past Red Sox
 •  Golf: Song, Johnson advance to US Women's Am final
 •  NFL: Seahawks sign top pick Aaron Curry
 •  MLB: Cubs place RHP Carlos Zambrano on disabled list
 •  CFB: USA TODAY Top 25 team capsules
 •  MLB: Molina has three RBIs, leads Giants to win
 •  Tennis: Aussie Stosur advances to Carson final
 •  Soccer: Donovan scores, Beckham celebrates win over Revs
 •  MLB: A's put Braden on DL
 •  MLB: Rangers' Hamilton admits to being drunk in photos
 •  NFL: Roethlisberger accuser allegedly bragged about sex
 •  Olympics: USOC paying new CEO far more than deposed predecessor
 •  NFL: 49ers' Vernon Davis still up to old scuffling ways
 •  NFL: Eagles' TE Ingram has torn ACL in left knee
 •  NHL: League asks court to toss out Balsillie's Coyotes bid
 •  MLB: Ortiz says supplements may have landed him on list
 •  NFL: Giants GM says Manning deal still being completed
 •  NFL: Vick meets with inner-city youth near Atlanta
 •  NFL: Cowboys CB Jenkins hurts right leg during practice
 •  MLB: Pitcher Schmidt Is on DL with `shoulder injury’
 •  MMA: Gina Carano a reluctant star with a powerful punch
 •  Horse racing: Gio Ponti wins Arlington Million
 •  Tennis: Del Potro gains D.C. final with win over Gonzalez
 •  Horse racing: Muscle Hill wins the Hambletonian
 •  NFL: 'O' ahead of 'D' after 10 days of Redskins camp
 •  Auto racing: Ambrose wins again at The Glen
 •  MLB: Yankees promote RHP Towers
 •  NCAA: UConn self reports 17 minor violations
 •  MLB: Rolen scratched from lineup
 •  Facts and figures for the PGA Championship
 •  NFL: Spencer is latest injured Seahawks starter
 •  NFL: Surplus of RBs gives Cowboys all kinds of options
 •  Fantasy football: NFL offseason player and coaching changes
 •  Tennis: Sharapova hangs on for quarterfinal win at Carson
 •  UH: Pigskin Pigout Aug. 20
 •  UH: Grand opening Rainbowtique downtown store Aug. 14
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 16 California
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 17 TCU
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 19 Florida State
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 18 BYU
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 20 Georgia
 •  Auto racing: 'Push to Pass' unlikely to make impact at Mid-Ohio
 •  MLB: Former Yankees pitcher Irabu returns to Japan
 •  This week's top auto races
 •  On this date: 1992 — The Dream Team picks up its gold medal at Barcelona Olympics

Local News
 •  $2M aids churches, schools
 •  Find bus arrival times online
 •  Man, 86, ruled mentally unfit to stand trial in wife's killing
 •  Kobayashi wins election to return to Honolulu City Council Photo gallery
 •  Hawaii tax collections in July fall 3.9%, even more than expected
 •  Roadside bomb in Afghanistan kills 3 Hawaii-based Marines
 •  Keeping an eye on the cash flows
 •  Pacific Islanders demand benefits
 •  Crews off to survey storm Photo gallery Video
 •  Lawsuit seeks protection for Kawaiaha'o Church iwi
 •  City job postings on Craigslist are false
 •  Rediscovering the forgotten who lived in Kalaupapa exile Photo gallery Video
 •  Obituaries

 •  Freshman gets support Photo gallery Video
 •  Hilo's Penn has been mighty in MMA
 •  Kono ousted at U.S. Women's Amateur
 •  Freshman gets support Photo gallery Video
 •  'Team Hawaii' has a lot on line in Philly
 •  Florida picked No. 1 by coaches
 •  49ers' camp carrying on
 •  James likely won't accept extension
 •  A-Rod comes through in 15th
 •  Jobe, Lajola bounce defending doubles champs
 •  Rollins rolls to lead in Reno
 •  On the Air
 •  For the Record

Island Life
 •  History unfolding Photo gallery Video
 •  Learn about the Hawaii of old at Kahana Valley
 •  Sip wine and help support kids’ art education
 •  'Idol' auditions in Denver get spiced with Posh
 •  Shade trees can help reduce energy bills
 •  Home and garden calendar
 •  Torah scroll goes high-tech
 •  Weekly thoughts
 •  Advertising push reaches out to atheists
 •  Faith calendar
 •  In tough times, stand together
 •  St. Augustine to observe anniversary with lu'au
 •  Reconsidering what makes you healthy — or not
 •  See new Pacific films at Doris Duke Theatre
 •  Catch On the Spot, plus more comedy and bluegrass, too

 •  Jobless rate dipped in July; wages rose
 •  Getting in tune with your iTunes
 •  Hotel share prices up as economy improves
 •  Stocks jump by 1% as jobless rate drops
 •  AIG reports 1st quarterly profit since 2007; stock price up 20%
 •  Kai Market offers locally grown menu

 •  Public schools