| Letter: Don't fall for siren song of Hawaii lottery funds Honolulu Star-Advertiser|
Those who think that a Hawaii lottery to help fund the rail project is a good idea (“Lottery is among common-sense ideas,” Star-Advertiser, Letters, May 5) should ...
How One Lucky MetroCard Could Transport You To A Tropical Paradise But Let's Face It Probably Not Gothamist
The MTA is getting in the sweepstakes game: Beginning today, anyone who buys a MetroCard from a select few stations in Manhattan or Brooklyn will be ...
Why I'm cashing out of San Francisco's tech IPO boom and retiring to Hawaii at 42 CNBC
My wife and I moved to San Francisco in 2001, and after 18 years, we finally decided we've had enough. Our plan now is to cash out of the tech IPO boom and ...
Your Views for May 19 Hawaii Tribune Herald
Lot owner responds. The Tribune Herald has again written about the lot I own in downtown Hilo (“County steps up action against homeless camp's landowner,” ...
Teachers: Housing still hard despite help Hawaii Tribune Herald
KEALAKEKUA — It's not news that finding affordable housing in Hawaii isn't easy. That's especially true for the state's teachers, 10 percent of whom change ...
New Orleans wins NBA draft lottery, right to pick No. 1 West Hawaii Today
Duke's Zion Williamson stands with his young brother Noah Anderson before the NBA basketball draft lottery Tuesday, May 14, 2019, in Chicago.
Hawaii Senate reconfirms Public Safety Department leader Nolan Espinda Honolulu Star-Advertiser
The Senate Committee on Public Safety, Intergovernmental, and Military Affairs raised a litany 0f concerns about the Public Safety Department during earlier ...
Mid-major to millions: Ja Morant's life is changing quickly West Hawaii Today
CHICAGO — Here's how much everything has changed for Ja Morant in the last 12 months: He's gone from being considered the No. 3 option at Murray State to ...
Danny De Gracia: Quit Scalping Hawaii Taxpayers - Legalize Gambling Honolulu Civil Beat
Spare us the morality lessons and let's get real about taking advantage of funding sources that don't raise taxes.
Store clerk steals more than $100,000 in lottery scratchers, police say Hawaii News Now
Mantej Singh, 37, faces grand theft and embezzlement charges.
Gambling capital: DC votes to legalize sports betting Hawaii News Now
City lawmakers in Washington have voted to legalize sports betting, making the District of Columbia the first U.S. jurisdiction without casinos to authorize sports ...
Lottery bill faces uncertain fate as it heads to House Idaho Statesman
A proposal to institute a state lottery faces an uncertain outlook as it heads to the Alabama House of Representatives.
Powerball or Mega Millions lottery in Hawaii - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather KITV Honolulu
Powerball or Mega Millions lottery in Hawaii is not happening anytime soon. Not even a study on the lottery looking into raising more money for the general fund.
How The NFL Draft Would Have Developed If It Used The NBA's Lottery Model Forbes
The draft order would have changed had the NFL used a draft lottery. Here is the potential impact.
Sports Betting Bill Roundup: New Legislation Pops Up in Arizona, Hawaii Legal Sports Report
Among the dozens of sports betting bills already on file this year are new proposals from two unlikely states — Arizona and Hawaii.
Hawaii Says Aloha To Possible State Sports Betting Corporation Measure... Casino.Org News
Hawaii House Bill 1107 would introduce the possibility of a sports betting entity to the Aloha State, following the overturn of PASPA in May 2018.
Mega Millions jackpot swells to largest ever: $1.6 billion Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Did you end up with a losing Mega Millions ticket on Friday? If so, take heart: Nobody else won the jackpot, either. That means the top prize has now risen to an ...
Nevada is tops in gambling spending, but what's the lottery, casino tab in other states? USA TODAY
Americans spend about $261 in casinos and on lottery tickets. Nevadans spend the most, $5000 per adult. Rhode Island leads in lottery spending.
Arizona, Hawaii Have Sports Betting Bills, But Will They Become Law? PlayUSA
Arizona and Hawaii are two states unused to sharing any sorts of headlines. In fact, they are on opposite sides of each other in almost every way, from ...
Hawaii tests the waters with surprise sports betting bill SBC Americas
One of the most surprising stories to break this week, courtesy of Legal Sports Report, was the news that Hawaii has emerged as being among the latest US ...
Alabama Senate approves lottery bill, first big hurdle Moulton Advertiser
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A proposal to start a state lottery narrowly cleared its first major hurdle in the Alabama Legislature as senators gathered the ...
$768M Powerball winner bought ticket in Milwaukee suburb Honolulu Star-Advertiser
NEW BERLIN, Wis. >> A single ticket that matched all six Powerball numbers to win the estimated $768.4 million jackpot — the third-largest jackpot in U.S. lottery ...
Look: Luck strikes fast for Hawaii resident in Las Vegas UPI News
A Hawaii resident visiting Las Vegas won a jackpot worth more than $1 million in less than 5 minutes of gambling.
Alabama Lawmakers File Bills to Legalize State Lottery, Sports... Casino.Org News
Two state senators have filed bills in the Alabama Legislature to create a state lottery. In addition, a state representative has put forward two bills that would ...
Hawaii eyes lottery and gaming revenue with new state lottery bill Gaming Intelligence
Hawaii Senator Gil Keith-Agaran has introduced legislation to establish a state lottery that would also offer online gaming to players over the age of 18. The bill's ...
Legislature Should Stop Shooting Down Hawaii's Most-Needed Reforms Honolulu Civil Beat
... • The right to statewide initiative and referendum that citizens enjoy in almost every other Western state. • Legislative term limits to encourage *fresh* leadership ...
Man “Scream”-ing with delight after collecting lottery winnings Hawaii News Now
A man who won more than $1 million in Jamaica didn't want his identity revealed, and showed up to collect his check in a full “Scream” get-up, complete with ...
Unclaimed $1.5B jackpot mystery: Winner died? Ticket lost? Hawaii News Now
The winning ticket was sold at the KC Mart in Simpsonville, SC. No one has claimed the historic jackpot.
Hawaii Mulls Gambling Revamp USA Online Casino News
Sports betting could soon be legal in Hawaii. A bill proposing this form of betting recently passed its first hearing. The bill would establish a state office to ...
What happens if you win Mega Millions' $970M jackpot? Hawaii News Now
Lottery officials have some advice if you win the $970 million Mega Millions jackpot up for grabs Friday night.
Man arrested after allegedly stealing $10 million winning lottery ticket from roommate Hawaii News Now
VACAVILLE, CA (KTXL/CNN) - A 35-year-old man in California was arrested after police say he tried to claim his roommate's lotto winnings and trick the ...
Little boy’s health hurdles underscore lack of diversity in bone marrow registry Hawaii News Now
The chance of him finding a donor is like we used to say, a needle in a haystack."
With no winner, Powerball jackpot soars to $550 million Hawaii News Now
The jackpot is the eighth-largest in the game's history and largest this year.
Why Can't You Play Mega Millions in AL, AK, MS, NV, UT or HI? Heavy.com
Find out why six states don't let you buy Mega Millions tickets.
Powerball jackpot rises to $750 million, 4th largest prize in US lottery history Hawaii News Now
After the 25th Powerball drawing in a row without a grand prize winner, the lottery's jackpot soared once again.
State Of The States: Sports Betting In The Western Region USBets
Jill R. Dorson takes us on a state-by-state tour of the sports betting landscape in 2018. Fifth in this five-part series: the west.
2 winning tickets sold for $750M Powerball jackpot Honolulu Star-Advertiser
DES MOINES, Iowa >> Lottery officials say two tickets have won the estimated $750 million Powerball jackpot. Powerball officials say tickets purchased in Iowa ...
Tourist wins over $1M in less than 5 minutes at Las Vegas casino WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland
LAS VEGAS – Talk about lucky – and on St. Patrick's Day no less. According to Hawaii News Now, an unnamed resident of the Aloha State struck it rich at the ...
Minimum Wage And Marijuana: What To Expect In The 2019 Hawaii… Honolulu Civil Beat
This could be the year the Hawaii Legislature gets serious about a bill to legalize adult recreational use of marijuana. While its passage and Gov. David Ige's ...
New Report Estimates The Quantum Growth Of US Sports Betting USBets
The U.S. legal sports betting industry is growing, and will continue to grow, exponentially. But what kind of numbers are we talking here? A report released on ...
Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines. NBCNews.com
Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.
Numbers drawn for record $1.6B Mega Millions jackpot Honolulu Star-Advertiser
DES MOINES, Iowa >> The winning numbers have been drawn for the record $1.6 billion Mega Millions lottery jackpot, but it isn't immediately clear if there's a ...
When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US SB Nation
The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...
Sports Betting Legislative Lasso: Major-Market Movement In New York, Illinois Legal Sports Report
This week's tour of sports betting bills starts with a standoff in New York, moves through the progress in New England, and finishes around some important ...
Hawaii is jonesing for an NFL franchise Thegardenisland.com
Stop the madness. It's been reported that tickets for the preseason NFL football game between the Los Angeles Rams and Dallas Cowboys at Aloha Stadium on ...
Sports Betting Legislative Lasso: Meet Me In The Midwest Legal Sports Report
Nearly every state in the Midwest is considering sports betting bills, but which one will be the first to pass a law? Last week's movement offered some clues.
Affordable Home/Studio Rentals. For Artists. In Kaka'ako. Wha?! Hawaiipublicradio
Ola Ka Ilima Artspace Lofts is offering new, affordable, housing and studio space for artists. Located at 1025 Waimanu Street, about midway between Ward and ...
Jim Nabors' oceanfront home in Hawaii sells for $12 million AL.com
The Alabama-born entertainer died in 2017, leaving behind a property in Honolulu with a spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean.
Sports Betting Legislative Lasso: I Spy With My Little Eye, A Buckeye! Legal Sports Report
Ohio is the only new addition to our legislative watch list for sports betting, but relevant bills were on the move in a number of US states this week.
The state’s pitch for a ‘Road Usage Charge’ is hitting speed bumps Hawaii News Now
Several meetings have already been held throughout the state.
$625M Powerball drawing would be 7th-largest jackpot in US history Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Lottery officials say the Powerball jackpot for today's drawing has climbed to an estimated $625 million, which would be the seventh-largest lottery grand prize in ...
2018 Black Book: 364 Executives to Know Hawaii Business Magazine
Welcome to the 21st annual Black Book from Hawaii Business magazine – a valuable insight into who are the decision makers, movers and shakers of the ...
Festivals that shut down main Waikiki thoroughfare irk residents, business owners Hawaii News Now
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Each year, the city allows 15 events to close Kalakaua Avenue. Event organizers participate in a lottery system for each of ...
Legislature eyes lottery as the fix for Hawaii's homeless crisis Hawaii News Now
The annual lottery debate is happening again at the state Legislature.
Hawaii bills push 1st state ban on plastics in restaurants Boston Herald
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii would be the first state in the U.S. to ban most plastics at restaurants under legislation that aims to cut down on waste that pollutes ...
Court Strikes Down Education Tax Ballot Measure Honolulu Civil Beat
UPDATED: The Hawaii Supreme Court ruled the language wasn't clear enough on a proposed constitutional amendment to fund public schools.
Arby's selling 10 tickets to Hawaii for $6 Fox 4
How would you like to go to Hawaii for just six dollars?
Why Arby's probably won't fly you to Hawaii for $6 WFAA.com
Arby's says it will fly you to Hawaii for $6, but unless you're really fast online, it probably won't happen.
Hawaii basketball secures commitment from 6-foot-5 junior-college guard Honolulu Star-Advertiser
The University of Hawaii basketball has secured a commitment from a versatile junior-college guard. Junior Madut, a 6-foot-5 sophomore from Eastern Florida ...
Experts Assess The Lottery's Place In The Legal Sports Betting Era USBets
A panel of gaming experts in New Orleans analyzed the lottery's role in 2019 and whether it should be part of the sports betting picture.
Kuchar takes 1-shot lead at Sony Open in Hawaii PGA TOUR
HONOLULU -- The easygoing vibe in Hawaii is a perfect fit for Matt Kuchar, who spends as much as a month at a time on the islands when his schedule allows.
DLNR to open controlled goat hunting opportunity in Na Pali Coast park Hawaii News Now
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -A lottery for a rare hunting opportunity on Kauai is coming up. The Department of Land and Natural Resources is opening a ...
Hawaii faces a ‘tipping point’ in tourism, and Southwest Airlines could bring relief WFAA.com
HONOLULU — As Dallas-based Southwest Airlines ramps up its *service* to Hawaii with 28 daily flights by the end of May, the state is facing a problem in ...
Post-election day with Governor David Ige and Lieutenant Governor Josh Green KITV Honolulu
Reelected Governor David Ige and Lieutenant Governor Josh Green address homelessness, the lottery and cost of living. Both are ready to tack in office ...
Push To Increase Spending On Schools Loses Momentum Honolulu Civil Beat
Policymakers say more transparency about current spending is needed before more public money is earmarked for schools.
Andria Tupola stresses crime, David Ige defends record in debate Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Republican state Rep. Andria Tupola pledged to do more to cope with Hawaii's crime problem if she is elected governor, while Gov. David Ige used a televised ...
Hawaii basketball falls at UC Irvine Honolulu Star-Advertiser
UC Irvine used superior interior play to hold off Hawaii 67-56 in a Big West basketball game today in the Bren Center in Irvine, Calif. The Anteaters amassed a ...
Southwest tests flight between Oakland and Hawaii The Mercury News
Southwest Airlines, in a key prelude to a wide-ranging launch of the discount air carrier's flights between the Bay Area and Hawaii, tested a flight out of Oakland ...
With new school year approaching, Ewa Beach charter school awaits approval from retail giant KITV Honolulu
Before welcoming its inaugural class, DreamHouse Ewa Beach needs support from its neighbors.
Southwest launches long-awaited $49 flights to Hawaii Sun Sentinel
New nonstop *service* to the Hawaiian islands on Southwest begins this week, with the first flights departing from Oakland. Announcements for San Diego flights ...
You can now fly nonstop from Boston to Hawaii Boston.com
Beginning Friday, Boston travelers can hop a 5,095-mile flight to Hawaii on what's being billed as the longest regularly scheduled interstate flight in US history.
Woman picks matching numbers 30 times to win lottery game Honolulu Star-Advertiser
RICHMOND, Va. >> A Virginia woman parlayed a feeling to purchase 30 lottery tickets with the same numbers to win $150,000. Deborah Brown says she ...
On Oahu, 20 places for great meals for less than $20 Los Angeles Times
Grab your Hawaiian garb and join us for cheap eats Oahu, where the best way to catch the aloha spirit is to dine like a local. It's time for another installment in ...
A winter storm in Hawaii has produced strong winds, high surf, and yes, even snow News 5 Cleveland
A winter storm pummeled the Hawaiian islands early Monday, bringing gusty winds, squally rain, high surf and even snow at a state park. Strong winds knocked ...
Hawaii basketball team sizzles, routs UC Riverside Honolulu Star-Advertiser
With a flurry of 3-point shots — including a record-breaker by Jack Purchase — the Hawaii men's basketball team buried UC Riverside 87-64 tonight. Third-place ...
Why is Hawaii Cracking Down on Illegal Gambling? LegalUSPokerSites.com
There are only two states out of the 50 in America with no legalized gambling: Utah and Hawaii. The former has a deeply religious population and happily.
State warns of social media scam to bilk consumers Honolulu Star-Advertiser
The state is warning consumers of a social media scheme in which the scammers are posing as Stephen Levins, executive director of the Hawaii Office of ...
Man wins $1 million lottery payout thanks to fortune cookie ‘lucky numbers’ Hawaii News Now
(RNN) – A man scored a million-dollar payday when he took a fortune cookie at its word and played the lucky numbers that appeared inside. It makes you ...
Southwest Airlines will soon offer flights from Bay Area to Hawaii The Mercury News
No word yet on when we can buy and book flights, but here's what we do know.
Honolulu Taxpayers Now On The Hook To Help Build Rail Honolulu Civil Beat
With a pair of key votes Tuesday, the Honolulu City Council all but reversed its nearly 12-year-old pledge that no city funds, including property tax dollars, would ...
Anonymous winner claims $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot Honolulu Star-Advertiser
COLUMBIA, S.C. >> The South Carolina lottery says a single winner has stepped forward to claim the $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot from a drawing last ...
Senate Approves Proposed Tax Increase To Help Public Schools Honolulu Civil Beat
The Hawaii State Teachers Association has tried for years to get the Legislature to pay more to help public schools. Last year, lawmakers approved an ...
Woman, 6-year-old die after getting into trouble while kayaking with school group in Hawaii WKYT
An adult and young boy who were part of a private school's spring break program died Thursday after getting into trouble while kayaking.
Colleen Hanabusa (D) KHON2
Colleen Hanabusa is a U.S. representative who is running for the office of governor.
$878M South Carolina lottery winner sharing with charities Honolulu Star-Advertiser
COLUMBIA, S.C. >> The South Carolina woman who won $878 million in the biggest jackpot payout to one winner in U.S. history wants to share her windfall ...
Applications now accepted for McCully affordable housing condo KHON2
Applications are being accepted for a new high-rise in urban Honolulu.
The Secret Jewish History Of Hawaii Forward
Hawaii, once home to prominent Jews such as Elias Rosenberg, Bruno Mars, Allegra Goodman and Makua Kai Rothman became a state 60 years ago.
USC coach arrested in Waikiki in college bribery sweep Honolulu Star-Advertiser
The FBI in Hawaii arrested Jovan Vavic, a water polo coach at the University of Southern California wanted in connection with a massive college admissions ...
Winter weather hits Pacific Northwest, Hawaii WKYT
HONOLULU (AP) - The Latest on winter weather in parts of the U.S. (all times local):. 8 p.m.. Residents of the Pacific Northwest took to neighborhood hills with ...
Thursday registration deadline looms for new East Honolulu voters in special election Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Potential new voters in Honolulu City Council District 4 have until 4:30 p.m. Thursday to register to vote in the April 13 special election between Trevor Ozawa ...
First Hawaii – is Europe next for Southwest Airlines? WFAA.com
HONOLULU — With much less fanfare on Monday afternoon, Dallas-based Southwest Airlines flew its first flight with passengers from Hawaii back to the ...
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Launches 2019 Broadway In Hawaii Season Broadway World
Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA will make its highly anticipated premiere in ...
Hawaii: 3 free and totally awesome Kauai adventures The Mercury News
Climb Sleeping Giant, explore Kong Lung Historic Market and marvel at Spouting Horn -- there's no charge.
California office pool wins $543 million lottery jackpot Honolulu Star-Advertiser
SACRAMENTO, Calif. >> A group of California co-workers who decided to play the lottery on a whim won last month's $543 million Mega Millions jackpot, the ...
With no end in sight to government shutdown, TSA agents at Hawaii airports start to resign WWSB
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The burden of working with no pay has gotten to be too much for some federal workers impacted by the ongoing government ...
Staff Picks: Our Favorite Things – Part 2 Hawaii Business Magazine
Welcome to the latest installment of this series as Hawaii Business staffers describe what they like to do, wear and see off the job.
Shipping delays leave some shelves bare at Hawaii stores Travel News WTOP
HONOLULU (AP) — Shipping delays between Hawaii and the mainland have left some grocery store shelves empty on Oahu, officials said. Officials with ...
Scoreboard Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Calendar Today BASEBALL Big West: Cal State Fullerton at Hawaii, 6:35 p.m., at Les Murakami Stadium. ILH Division II: Championship tournament–Hanalani ...
Tickets for first Southwest flight to Hawaii sell within seconds WRAL.com
A plane full of passengers took off for paradise Sunday when Southwest Airlines launched its first flight to Hawaii out of Oakland, California.
2 Hawaii police officers accused of forcing homeless man to lick public urinal WSB Atlanta
HONOLULU - Two Hawaii police officers have been indicted on federal charges stemming from allegations they forced a homeless man to lick a public urinal.