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Articles for August 23, 2009

Breaking News
 •  Firefighters and Coast Guard help sail boaters off KeÁeihi Lagoon
 •  Tropical Storm Hilda picking up strength, continuing on same track, south of the state
 •  Vehicle crashes into fire hydrant on Nimitz
 •  Morning fire causes $153,000 damage to Hilo home
 •  Air Force says missile launch to Kwajalein Atoll a success
 •  USS Chafee returning to Pearl Harbor
 •  Maui supercomputing center gets huge boost
 •  Team Bradley captures Dad Center women's long distance canoe race
 •  Mililani's Marr finishes fifth in Philippines 70.3 triathlon
 •  Little League World Series at a glance
 •  Unassisted triple play ends Phillies' win over Mets
 •  MLB: Reds starter Harang has appendectomy, out for season
 •  Track and field: Bolt gets piece of Berlin Wall ó huge piece
 •  Little League: Curacao gets wild 12-11 win over Japan
 •  Little League: 6th inning helps Calif. beat Mass., 14-0
 •  MLB: Jake Fox leads Cubs to 3-1 victory over Dodgers
 •  NFL: Panthers mum on Pro Bowl LB Beason's knee injury
 •  NFL: Bucs' LB Crowell out for season
 •  MLB: Jimenez outduels Lincecum, Rockies top Giants 4-2
 •  Little League: Lin paces Taiwan past Canada 8-0
 •  Little League: Texas shuts out Kentucky, 12-0
 •  Track and field: U.S. picks up 3 more golds on final day of worlds
 •  NFL: Vick works toward possibly playing Thursday
 •  Tennis: Dementieva tops Sharapova for Rogers Cup
 •  Track and field: United States wins the men's 4x400 at worlds
 •  MLB: Guillen optimistic Peavy will pitch for WSox
 •  MLB: Royals' Waechter set for shoulder surgery
 •  MLB: Phillies call up Cairo, put Dobbs on DL
 •  Little League: Iowa rallies to beat Washington 5-3
 •  Tennis: Federer in form, wins Cincy Masters title
 •  Volleyball: Brazil downs Japan for World Grand Prix title
 •  Track and field: Rodriguez disqualified, Jamal wins women's 1,500
 •  Track and field: 6 athletes at worlds arrested in disco incident
 •  Cycling: Downing wins Tour of Ireland, Armstrong pulls out
 •  Track and field: Reese wins women's long jump at worlds
 •  Track and field: United States wins women's 4x400 relay at worlds
 •  NFL: Seahawks lose C Spencer to leg injury
 •  NFL: 49ersí Coffee runs to daylight against Raiders
 •  CFB: USC freshman QB Barkley fares better in scrimmage but defense rules again
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 1 and defending champion Florida
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 2 Oklahoma
 •  Recreation: Skateboard event Saturday
 •  NFL: Packers appear to be in good hands with Aaron Rodgers
 •  NFL: 49ersí Smith passes durability test but not passing test
 •  MLB: Depleted of relievers, Giantsí big lead dissolves quickly vs. Rockies
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 3 Texas
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 4 Ohio State
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 5 Alabama
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 6 Mississippi
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 7 Oklahoma State
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 8 Penn State
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 9 Southern Cal
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 10 LSU
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 11 Virginia Tech
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 12 Oregon
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 13 Boise State
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 14 Notre Dame
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 15 Georgia Tech
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 16 California
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 17 TCU
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 18 BYU
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 19 Florida State
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 20 Georgia
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 21 Nebraska
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 22 Oregon State
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 23 Kansas
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 24 Iowa
 •  CFB: Top 25 Countdown: No. 25 Utah
 •  CFB: USA TODAY Top 25 team capsules

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Local News
 •  Adventurer dies on Kauai
 •  Man arrested in death of cyclist
 •  Beloved Dodge needs a new home Video
 •  Community vital part of saving Hawaii reefs Photo gallery Video
 •  City's financing options for $5.3B Oahu rail system may be limited
 •  Food stamp enrollment surges in Hawaii, with 9% now getting aid
 •  Teamwork a good way to collect waste Photo gallery Video
 •  Officials to testify on use of stimulus
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
 •  Obama, Kennedy share close relationship
 •  Obama plans fall visit to China
 •  Obamas spending low-key week at Martha's Vineyard
MILITARY AFFAIRS
 •  Battle lines set in Texas
 •  Kim Dae-jung doggedly fought for democracy
ENVIRONMENT
 •  Communities key to reef protection
HEALTH
 •  Critics aim TV ad at vacationing Obama
MY COMMUNITIES
 •  Kapi'olani Medical Center zoo party
 •  Sharing life 'awakenings' with old friends
OTHER NEWS
 •  MA'O interns college-bound
 •  Mueller denounces release of bomber
HAWAI'I BRIEFS
 •  Latest Pacific storm staying far away
 •  Obituaries
LEE CATALUNA
 •  Beloved Dodge needs a new home Video
WILLIAM COLE
 •  Casualty info varies widely

Sports
 •  Mililani edges rival Leilehua in OIA football opener, 21-18 Photo gallery
 •  UH's pregame ha'a on endangered list Photo gallery Video
 •  Kaufman a high note for 'Bows Video
UH BASEBALL
 •  Brackenridge will be joining Rainbows
UH FOOTBALL
 •  UH's pregame ha'a on endangered list Photo gallery Video
 •  Parking gates to open earlier
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
 •  Mililani edges rival Leilehua in OIA football opener, 21-18 Photo gallery
 •  Kahuku topples Punahou, 24-14 Photo gallery
 •  Minaya ties record with 8 TD passes
 •  Big day spurs Na Ali'i past Falcons
 •  Redondo wins Kang volleyball
 •  Foodland matching customer donations
GOLF
 •  Bryant has good shot at second Champions' major
PADDLING
 •  Outrigger goes the distance Video
FOOTBALL
 •  Florida's Tebow has sore back
 •  Cutler crisp as Bears whip Giants, 17-3
BASEBALL
 •  Suzuki's RBI single in ninth lifts A's, 3-2
TRACK AND FIELD
 •  Bolt, Jamaicans cruise to gold in 400 relay
RECREATION
 •  OceanFest events set for Waikiki
OTHER SPORTS
 •  Kai's heads-up play spurs Sky Blue FC to title
ISLE FILE
 •  Chan wins OCC by 13 strokes
 •  On the Air
 •  For the Record

Island Life
 •  Tackling domestic violence Photo gallery Video
 •  Hear about writing from notable authors
 •  'Blended Nation' examines race, from 'hapa' viewpoint
CHARLES MEMMINGER
 •  Feeling affected by side effects
PETS
 •  When your pet dies, consider grief counseling
 •  Adoptables
PEOPLE
 •  Ex-Miss California USA is unbowed
BOOKS
 •  Lit beat
 •  Why cheap isn't always a good thing
 •  Hawaii's best-sellers
ART
 •  Debut novel a richly drawn fantasy world
 •  Art calendar
ISLAND LIFE SHORTS
 •  From the HIP
'OHANA
 •  Even if kids don't appreciate it, playing clothes fairy is fun
 •  Make independence focus of teen's cursing
FAMILY MATTERS
 •  Raising 2nd child another thing entirely
 •  TGI Sunday
 •  Births
 •  Tryouts
WAYNE HARADA
 •  It's been a big week or two for celebs visiting Oahu

Business
 •  Health lobby in massive campaign
 •  Honda looks to the future with fuel-cell technology
 •  Penny may turn lucky for retailers
TOURISM
 •  Princess' plans fill tourism's sails
TECHNOLOGY
 •  Virtual law firm likely first of many
OTHER BUSINESS
 •  Trusting in tech, the next Bill Gates

Opinion
 •  State must plan now for lean government
COMMENTARY
 •  Reassessing the Afghanistan war
 •  Getting keiki prepared to learn
 •  Tourism bouncing back after economic, flu crises
 •  A postcard from the back of the line
 •  Moving beyond Asian 'talk shop'
AFTER DEADLINE
 •  You're saving high school sports
 •  Civic Engagement

Entertainment/TGIF
 •  TGI Sunday

Travel
 •  Provence
 •  Learn more about Jamestown from archaeologist William Kelso
 •  Finding some of the bests of Venice
 •  Travel Almanac
ANTHONY CURTIS
 •  Strapped casinos cut prices
IRENE CROFT JR.
 •  3 more scenic tours of inland America