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The Honolulu Advertiser
Articles for February 23, 2010

Breaking News
 •  House backs off grab of hotel room tax from counties
 •  Two bodies found in Kauai home
 •  Johnny Cash closes last CD with 'Aloha Oe'
 •  Small earthquake detected off Big Island
 •  Big Island man sentenced to prison, lifetime supervision for sex offense
 •  Senators kill fowl bill
 •  Akaka bill passes House 245-164
 •  Groups holding Haiti relief fundraiser Saturday in Mililani
 •  Casket of Ewa Beach soldier killed in Afghanistan arrives in U.S.
 •  Hawaii woman acquitted in theft-forgery case
 •  Lingle says HSTA cares 'more about money than children'
 •  Arizona man charged with murder in death of 5-year-old Hawaii girl
 •  Duckworth to be inducted into Army Women's Foundation Hall of Fame
 •  Big waves in Isles forecast
 •  Officers’ suspicions lead to car theft arrest in Moiliili
 •  Suspected bra thief arrested at Waikiki hotel
 •  49 parking stalls added at Maili Beach park
 •  Miss Hawaii helps IHOP on National Pancake Day
 •  Suspected car thief, passenger arrested in Kaneohe
 •  City receives $2.3 million grant to help prevent underage drinking
 •  Lack of safety sticker leads to car-theft arrest
 •  UH endowment fund honors Corky Trinidad
 •  Kailua Elementary to hold imu fundraiser
 •  Damaged cable leads to AT&T service disruption
 •  Pair reports being robbed at gunpoint at Tantalus
 •  Maui beach reopens after shark sighting
 •  Construction worker critically injured in Mapunapuna fall
 •  Mosi Tatupu, Punahou great and former NFL star, dies
 •  CFB: Warrior football to scrimmage on Kaua‘i
 •  49ers looking at ex-Warrior Travis LaBoy
 •  Winter Olympics spoiler alert: Men's speedskating
 •  Winter Olympics spoiler alert: Bode Miller in giant slalom
 •  Rainbow Wahine softball team receives votes in poll
 •  UH associate AD Clapp on today's Warrior Beat Show
 •  Winter Olympics: Julia Mancuso savors silvers, to sit out slalom
 •  TV: ESPN suspends Kornheiser for comments about Storm
 •  MLB: Changeup: Manny Ramirez jokes about playing 5 more years
 •  NFL: Eagles release RB Westbrook after 8 seasons
 •  Ex-NBA star Jayson Williams gets 5 years in fatal NJ shooting
 •  NFL: Raiders’ Davis must resist speed’s siren song at combine
 •  NFL: Combine speculation on likely No. 1 pick focuses on three defensive stars
 •  NFL: NFLPA director Smith says 2010 likely uncapped
 •  CFB: NCAA: Michigan football out of compliance
 •  NFL: Seahawks sign defensive end, punter
 •  MLB: Braves sign 18-year-old Dominican SS Salcedo
 •  Winter Olympics: Italy's Fabris withdraws from Olympic 10,000
 •  Obituary: Former standout shortstop Bo Strickland dead at 84
 •  Ex-Pistons CEO Wilson joins company that controls Tigers
 •  CFB: Tennessee coach Derek Dooley to earn $1.8 million
 •  Pro wrestling: St. Louis pyrotechnics backfire on 'Undertaker'
 •  Tennis: Davydenko wins Dubai opener despite sore wrist
 •  MLB: Boone ends 12-year career in majors, joins ESPN
 •  Tennis: Li knocked out in Malaysia; Dementieva, Zheng win
 •  NFL: Saints sign fullback Zak Keasey
 •  Animal cruelty trial starts for NY horse breeder
 •  MLB: Teixeira believes Yankees won't be complacent
 •  NBA: Jamison gets 1st start for Cavs against Hornets
 •  UH men's basketball: Stress balls, cash prizes offered
 •  UH baseball discount for UH season-ticket holders
 •  UH women's basketball: Military discounts for final home game Wednesday
 •  On this date: 1960 — Carol Heiss of U.S. wins figure skating gold at Squaw Valley, Calif.
 •  NFL calendar: Draft April 22-24
 •  NHL calendar: Olympic break through Feb. 28
 •  Gradual economic recovery seen for Hawaii
 •  Hawaii retailers help collect record $185K for Food Bank program
 •  Group of lenders take ownership of Turtle Bay Resort from Oaktree Capital
 •  Merrie Monarch Invitational Hawaiian Art Fair April 7-10 in Hilo
 •  Save the date: Friends of the Library book sale
 •  Fundraiser in Mililani for Haiti relief efforts Saturday
 •  'Ewa Beach woman on 'Top Model'
 •  Monthly art parties are back

Local News
 •  Life term for Kāne'ohe killing
 •  9 safe after fleeing house fire Video
 •  Hamamoto welcomed to Saint Louis Photo gallery Video
 •  U.S. House may vote today on Akaka bill
 •  UPW, Hawaii counties reach agreement on new contract
 •  Honolulu mayor touts optimism, collaboration in annual address Video
 •  Student anxiety sets in as furlough days mount
 •  HSTA lodges complaint against Lingle
 •  Three Honolulu police officers sue, alleging racial bias
 •  City raises tenant utility allowances
 •  Ruling reaffirms QExA program
 •  Shark sighting closes waters off beach park for 2 hours
 •  School will fire up its imu to raise cash for 4th-grade trip
 •  Worker taken to hospital after falling 30 to 40 feet
 •  Young couple say they were robbed by man with a gun
 •  Overseas fraudsters target local law firms, FBI reports
 •  Damage to fiber-optic cable disrupts Internet, phones
 •  Criminal complaint filed in death of 5-year-old Isle girl
 •  Community calendar
 •  Obituaries
 •  No soap is 1 thing, but no lights?

 •  Saint Louis' Afoa out as AD
 •  Beavers blank 'Bows
 •  Lahainaluna girls make historic run
 •  Virtue, Moir win ice dance gold for Canada
 •  Broadcasters take heat for remarks on Weir
 •  Austria defends its ski jump team crown
 •  U.S. women skate to hockey finale
 •  Norway, Germany golden
 •  2010 Winter Olympics daily schedule
 •  2010 Winter Olympics results
 •  Olympics TV schedule
 •  Hawaii Bowl will keep Dec. 24 date
 •  UH softball freshmen earn honors
 •  Saint Louis' Afoa out as AD
 •  Lahainaluna girls make historic run
 •  Punahou clinches state tourney berth
 •  Prep All-Stars
 •  Prep schedule
 •  Games on TV
 •  Prep basketball
 •  Gamebreakers
 •  Boys basketball poll
 •  Girls basketball poll
 •  Sellitto honored by Hawaii Pacific
 •  WAC honors 'Bows' Flemings
 •  Hawks end 17-year drought in Utah
 •  UH-Hilo volleyball coach steps down
 •  On the Air
 •  For the Record
 •  A winning crusade is must nowadays

Island Life
 •  Baby at play
 •  Retro-soul crooner makes them swoon
 •  The Gallery has reframed itself
 •  Woman finds new life helping poor
 •  'Captain EO’ making a comeback Photo gallery
 •  Huck Finn ‘sold down the river’
 •  Free pancakes, and it helps kids
 •  Add some tang to your raw eggs with this sauce
 •  Add some tang to your raw eggs with this sauce

 •  Electric rates may rise with PUC plan
 •  PUC approves HECO hike
 •  Isles add most new card debt, again
 •  Toyota faces criminal probe as executives head to Capitol Hill
 •  Hawaii Data Report | Honolulu Building Permits
 •  $1.5B expansion begins at Los Angeles airport

 •  Shhh, don't tell the Mexicans (or taxpayers)
 •  Research grants provide hope
 •  Joe Stack's a killer we know pretty well
 •  Gambling