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A report on a problematic execution in Oklahoma shows lethal drugs caused the inmate to die, not a heart attack, after the state's prisons chief halted efforts to kill him.Full Story >
An Oklahoma death row inmate who writhed, moaned and clenched his teeth before he was pronounced dead about 43 minutes after his execution began succumbed to the lethal drugs he was administered, not a heart attack, after...Full Story >
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President Barack Obama faces a familiar question as he contemplates airstrikes in Syria: Should Congress have a say in his decision?Full Story >
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The strategically positioned southeastern Ukraine town of Novoazovsk appears firmly under the control of Russia-backed separatists as concerns grow about the opening of a new front in the Ukraine conflict.Full Story >
Ukraine accused Russia on Thursday of entering its territory with tanks, artillery and troops, and Western powers said Moscow had "outright lied" about its role and dangerously escalated the conflict.Full Story >
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Syrian activists say government warplanes are targeting rebels near the country's frontier with Israel in the Golan Heights, a day after opposition fighters captured a crossing point there.Full Story >
The Islamic State group killed more than 160 Syrian government troops seized in recent fighting, posting pictures Thursday of terrified young conscripts stripped down to their underwear before meeting their deaths in the...Full Story >
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -
As of 11:00am HST, Oahu joins the Big Island and Maui County under a Tropical Storm Warning. Kauai and Niihau are now under a Tropical Storm Watch.
Areas affected. This local statement provides information for portions of the Hawaiian Islands and adjacent coastal waters.
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Oahu, Molokai, Lanai, Kahoolawe, Maui, the Big Island.
A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Maui County waters. Waters around the Big Island.
A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for Kauai and Niihau.
A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for Kauai channel, Oahu Windward waters and Oahu leeward waters.
A Tropical Storm Warning means that Tropical Storm conditions are expected within the next 36 hours somewhere within the specified areas.
A Tropical Storm Watch means that Tropical Storm conditions are possible within the next 48 hours somewhere within the specified areas.
A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for all Hawaiian islands beginning at 6:00 am HST Monday.
Storm information. At 11:00 am Sunday, the center of tropical storm Flossie was located about 430 miles east of Hilo, or about 615 miles east of Honolulu. Tropical Storm Flossie is moving W at 20 mph. Maximum sustained winds are near 60 mph.
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