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The Honolulu Advertiser
Articles for February 28, 2009

Breaking News
 •  Bicyclist critical, 2 boys hurt after North Shore collision Video
 •  No critical injuries as car rolls over in Haleiwa
 •  Slain educator leaves behind husband, two daughters
 •  Big Island mayor's budget proposal: less spending, no tax hike, no layoffs
 •  Firefighters unable to confirm report of downed plane
 •  Survivor of Feb. 1 Koko Crater stabbing goes home Photo gallery Video
 •  Hundreds turn out to honor AQ McElrath
 •  Kahuku holds off Kaimuki to capture OIA Red boys basketball crown
 •  3-pointer lifts Castle past Kailua for OIA White boys basketball title
 •  Stanford sweeps past Warriors in volleyball
 •  Rainbow Warriors drop to 8th in WAC after loss to San Jose State
 •  Warriors land top punter from Australia
 •  UC Santa Barbara rolls past baseball Rainbows, 10-4
 •  Chiefs get QB Cassel, LB Vrabel from Patriots
 •  CBKB: Nevada tops Utah State, 84-71
 •  CBKB: No. 1 Pittsburgh beats Seton Hall 89-78
 •  Wade suffers bloody lip, sparks huge Heat rally against Knicks
 •  Tennis: Venus Williams wins Acapulco for 41st title
 •  NFL: Broncos sign special teams ace Reid
 •  MLB: Bonds thrust into legal limbo
 •  MLB: Indians' RHP Miller sidelined with sore finger
 •  NBA: Durant sprains ankle in loss to Dallas
 •  CBKB: Griffin, No. 3 Oklahoma hold off Texas Tech 78-63
 •  NFL: Cowboys acquire Kitna from Lions, sign LB Brooking
 •  CBKB: Washington State upsets No. 14 Arizona St. 51-49 in OT
 •  NFL: Jets acquire CB Sheppard from Eagles
 •  NFL: Giants sign LB Michael Boley to 5-year contract
 •  CBKB: No. 2 Connecticut holds off Notre Dame, 72-65
 •  CBKB: Memphis wins 20th in a row, beating Southern Miss
 •  NFL: 49ers sign free agent WR Brandon Jones
 •  MLB: Royals sign reliever Juan Cruz
 •  CBKB: Georgetown upends No. 10 Villanova 56-54
 •  CBKB: Hansbrough breaks NCAA free-throw record
 •  MLB: Injured Hawpe to miss World Baseball Classic
 •  CFB: Oklahoma wide receiver Wilson critically injured in crash
 •  NFL: Broncos sign seven-time Pro Bowl safety Dawkins
 •  NFL: Jets re-sign G Brandon Moore after deal for Kemoeatu falls through
 •  MLB: Kansas City pitcher Bale to undergo surgery
 •  MLB: Posada scratched due to minor shoulder soreness
 •  Tennis: Djokovic beats Ferrer in Dubai final
 •  MLB: Ailing elbow may put Santana's opening-day start in jeopardy
 •  NBA: Bosh says O’Neal cheated in his 45-point night
 •  Rainbows top Air Force in soccer exhibition
 •  Running: Straub/Kapi‘olani Women’s 10K event Sunday
 •  Auto racing: Biffle wins Nationwide race at Las Vegas
 •  NFL: Texans sign DE Antonio Smith
 •  MLB: Boston's newest Japanese pitcher off to good start
 •  MLB: Cubs sign Koskie to minor league contract
 •  NFL: Detroit Lions sign RB Maurice Morris, CB Eric King
 •  After watching pro hoops, Obama takes to the court
 •  Baseball: Japan, South Korea favored in Pool A of WBC
 •  NBA: Durant day-to-day after spraining ankle in loss to Dallas
 •  Cycling: Portugal's Cabreira suspended 2 years for doping
 •  Skiing: Kowalczyk takes women's 30K at Nordic worlds
 •  Soccer: Top league to use extra referee behind goal
 •  Skiing: Demong takes Nordic combined gold at worlds
 •  NFL: Rams, center Brown agree to free agent deal
 •  NFL: Eagles sign RT Stacy Andrews to 6-year deal
 •  MLB: Beltre won't play in World Baseball Classic
 •  Skiing: American Vonn wins 2nd straight downhill title
 •  Skiing: Ligety wins World Cup giant slalom
 •  NFL: Redskins agree to terms with LG Derrick Dockery
 •  NFL: Chiefs acquire Mike Vrabel from Patriots
 •  CBB: Restored Oregon baseball team beats Fresno St.
 •  NFL: Brian Dawkins’ future uncertain with Eagles
 •  This date in sports history
 •  UH volleyball: Faculty, staff get 50 percent off Saturday's match
 •  UH: Redeem ticket stubs for Big City Diner discount

Local News
 •  U.S. has higher diabetes rates
 •  Kapolei welcomes Costco Photo gallery Video
 •  Students urge lawmakers to raise tobacco tax Video
 •  Hawaii woman eating saimin stabbed to death on Ewa bench Photo gallery Video
 •  Kamehameha Schools trustees take 10% pay cut, reject raise
 •  Driver very drunk in deadly Hawaii highway tunnel crash Photo gallery Video
 •  Bill alters excessive speed law
 •  Albertsen was a star student at Argosy
 •  Strong wind to pummel state over weekend
 •  Obama reconsiders doctor's right not to perform abortion
 •  Obama gives date for pulling out of Iraq
 •  Rail risk-management plan awarded to California firm
 •  Whale hits boat, injuring visitor
 •  Plans to preserve, share Honouliuli gain traction
 •  Soldier guilty of killing detainee Photo gallery
 •  Lingle and Aiona were out of town?
 •  Man, 80, indicted for fraud
 •  Obituaries

 •  Young Wildcats top Buffanblu in 2 OTs Photo gallery Video
 •  Hernandez, Kuroda boost UH over Washington, 3-2
 •  UH men looking to improve standing
 •  Warriors to shuffle lineups
 •  UH frustrated by cold finish, 63-60 Photo gallery
 •  Young Wildcats top Buffanblu in 2 OTs Photo gallery Video
 •  Adolpho lifts Moloka'i to state title Video
 •  Konawaena girls boosted by Awas' Stingrays program
 •  Help wanted
 •  Prep schedule
 •  Kemoeatu re-signs for $20 million
 •  Haynesworth receives $100M from Redskins
 •  Nuggets knock off sluggish Lakers
 •  Marbury signs with Celtics
 •  Victorino added to U.S. WBC team Photo gallery
 •  No. 3 Stanford holds off UCLA
 •  Teenager McIlroy reaches quarterfinals of Match Play
 •  Friesen, Heimbach earn golds
 •  Sports calendar
 •  On the Air
 •  For the Record
 •  HTA needs Pro Bowl in Hawaii

Island Life
 •  Ho'olaule'a time
 •  A book fair with character
 •  Contestants party at Pearl
 •  Focus on camp, internees
 •  Ed McMahon in intensive care
 •  Excess thatch buildup harms your lawn
 •  Home and garden calendar
 •  Rhode Island church helping autistic kids
 •  Focus on Family chief resigns
 •  Faith calendar
 •  Weekly thoughts
 •  Soldiers often pray for buddies
 •  'How to Thrive' seminars

 •  Glum new numbers show recession much worse than expected
 •  U.S. government increasing stake in Citigroup to 36%
 •  Microsoft hypes Windows 7, but it's a yawn for most of us
 •  Sidekicks are prime targets for cell-phone thieves
 •  Outlook turns gloomier in Hawaii and on Mainland
 •  Las Vegas airport traffic down 16%
 •  Citigroup deal caps bad month for Dow
 •  FDIC raises banks' fees to boost insurance fund

 •  Bill 6 is in best interest of Islands, economy