| 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.
Obenski column: We're a blue state, but our taxes are all red West Hawaii Today
Hawaii is considered a “blue state.” Virtually all the politicians are Democrats, but when the legislatures and councils are in session no one's life, liberty or ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
Letters to the Editor: 03-13-19 West Hawaii Today
Consider lottery system over tax increases. This past month, reading what seems like almost every day in WHT about our state and county wanting to raise this ...
LOTTO FEVER: Lawmaker says this could be the year News Courier
Powerball fever has again hit the United States, as the winning jackpot for Saturday's drawing was $625 million Thursday, and could go even higher.
AGA Survey Show Which States Have The Most March Madness US Bets
One in five adult Americans will fill out a March Madness bracket or place a bet this week, and the state-by-state figures contain surprises.
How do other states use lottery money? AL.com
Alabama voters last voted on a lottery in 1999, with lottery opponents casting 54 percent of the votes. By Trisha Powell Crain | email@example.com. Alabamians will ...
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.
Powerball jackpot now at $625 million, 4th largest in lottery's history Hawaii News Now
With no jackpot winner Wednesday or in the rest of 2019, the Powerball grand prize just keeps on growing.
Alabama state senator proposes 'clean' lottery bill WTVY, Dothan
A state senator says he's preparing to file two bills that would pave the way for an Alabama lottery.
AP News in Brief 03-08-19 West Hawaii Today
Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., walks to the chamber Thursday on Capitol Hill as the House was preparing to vote on a resolution to speak out against anti-semitism ...
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.
Gambling capital: DC votes to legalize sports betting Hawaii News Now
WASHINGTON (AP) — City lawmakers in Washington have voted to legalize sports betting, making the nation's capital the first U.S. jurisdiction without casinos ...
Nation and World briefs for March 5 Hawaii Tribune Herald
23 dead, dozens missing in tornado-blasted Alabama community. BEAUREGARD, Ala. — Rescue crews using dogs and drones searched for victims amid ...
AP News in Brief 02-25-19 West Hawaii Today
Venezuelan migrants under the Simon Bolivar International Bridge plead for people to support them with food and water so they can continue protesting in La ...
Here's An Idea: A Lottery To Pay For Honolulu Rail Honolulu Civil Beat
Instead of taxing visitors and residents, the revenue could come from ticket buyers.
Atlanta Attorney Sentenced to 15 Years for Embezzling Over $20 Million to Gamble USA Online Casino News
An attorney in Atlanta who defrauded the law firm where he worked out of tens of millions of dollars has recently received a 15-year federal prison sentence.
Mega Millions, Powerball: the lottery, explained Vox.com
In the fall of 2018, America was infected with Mega Millions fever. The jackpot for the Mega Millions — one of the two biggest nationwide lottery games, along ...
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.
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 ...
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.
'I nearly had a heart attack': Virginia woman wins the lottery 30 times in one day WWMT-TV
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia woman parlayed a feeling to purchase 30 lottery tickets with the same numbers to win $150000. Deborah Brown says she ...
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Friday, March 8 Tampa Bay Times
The Firestone Grand Prix takes off, Blake Shelton, DeRay Davis and the Florida Strawberry Festival continues.
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 ...
The man who developed timeouts for kids stands by his now hotly debated idea Chicago Tribune
After his daughter was born, Arthur Staats naturally began thinking about his role as a parent. How would he encourage good behavior and discourage bad.
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.
$356,000 to protect your computer? Feds promise 'all-out attack' on scams targeting the elderly USA TODAY
WASHINGTON – One man, alarmed at the thought that hackers might attack his computer, shelled out $14,990 to a company promising a "fix" that would keep it ...
Powerball jackpot hits nearly $500 million after no one matches all six numbers Hawaii News Now
Powerball is still looking for its first jackpot winner of 2019 as the grand prize edges ever closer to half a billion dollars.
AP News in Brief 03-05-19 West Hawaii Today
FILE - In this June 29, 2001 file photo, actor Luke Perry poses during an interview in New York. A publicist for Perry says the "Riverdale" and "Beverly Hills, ...
Hawaii Says Aloha To Possible State Sports Betting Corporation Measure Post-PASPA 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.
Arizona, Hawaii Join Growing List Of States With Sports Betting Bills PlayUSA
Arizona and Hawaii became the latest to express interest in sports betting when legislators filed their plans to allow wagering on Jan. 23.
Age may change to 21 to buy cigarettes in New York - Buffalo Buffalo Business First
New York is the latest in a groundswell of states pushing to change the purchasing age of tobacco products to 21. In a landslide vote Wednesday, the State ...
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 ...
FINALLY: SC winner claims $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot, allowed person in front of them at the store Hawaii News Now
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The South Carolina resident who had the billion-dollar lottery ticket drawn in October has finally claimed their prize. The winner, who was ...
After Stinging Presidential Loss, Popular Vote Movement Gains Momentum In States Hawaiipublicradio
An attempt at an Electoral College workaround is gaining momentum in the Mountain West. Democrats in Colorado and New Mexico are pushing ahead with.
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 ...
Don Nelson says he's 'been smoking some pot' in retirement NBCSports.com
Don Nelson returned to the scene of one of his greatest accomplishments on Thursday. The former Warriors coach reunited with his 2006-07 team, as the "We ...
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 ...
Lottery office pools increase odds — and possibly headaches Honolulu Star-Advertiser
DES MOINES, Iowa >> A group of New Jersey construction workers noticed that the sixth member of their lottery pool had abruptly left work. Turns out, he had a ...
What to know if you win the $654M lottery jackpot KITV Honolulu
One lucky lottery winner will take home $521 million, one of the largest jackpots in Mega Millions history.
2019 WHL Bantam Draft lottery to be held Wednesday Western Hockey League
Calgary, Alta. – The WHL Bantam Draft lottery will be held Wednesday, March 20 at 11 a.m. MT at the WHL Office in Calgary to determine the order of the first six ...
Support The ConCon — 10 Years Is Too Long To Wait For Another… Honolulu Civil Beat
Hawaii has a lot of work to do for its people, and much of it will not be done by the entrenched powers.
Selection Sunday: Duke gets top billing; NC, Virginia, Zags also 1s Hawaii News Now
Looming at the top of this year's March Madness bracket: Duke and its freshman force of nature, Zion Williamson.
Winnipeg ICE win 2019 WHL Bantam Draft lottery – WHL Network Western Hockey League
Calgary, Alta. – The WHL announced today the Winnipeg ICE will select first overall at the 2019 WHL Bantam Draft after winning the 2019 WHL Bantam Draft ...
$1.6B Mega Millions prize due to simple math, some surprises Honolulu Star-Advertiser
ASSOCIATED PRESS. Jean Pierre fills out several Mega Millions lottery tickets for purchase at a convenience store Monday in Orlando, Fla. No one won the $1 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Affordable Home/Studio Rentals. For Artists. In Kaka'ako. Wha?! Hawaiipublicradio
Abandoned buildings, urban blight, it's common knowledge now that undesirable neighborhoods with low rental rates attract artists and creatives. What tends.
Colleen Hanabusa (D) KHON2
Colleen Hanabusa is a U.S. representative who is running for the office of governor.
158 Hawaii residents affected by lottery scams in 2017 - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather KITV Honolulu
Fake lottery scams frauded people out of over $117 million in 2017, according to a new report by the Better Business Bureau. The report found that In Hawaii, ...
Jim Nabors' oceanfront home in Hawaii sells for $12 million AL.com
Jim Nabors' oceanfront estate in Honolulu, Hawaii, has sold for $12 million. The entertainer, an Alabama native, lived at a property called "Hale Aloha" in ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Gubernatorial debate recap - Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather KITV Honolulu
Last night, KITV4 hosted the gubernatorial debate between incumbent Governor David Ige and Andria Tupola. They spoke in dozens of issues ranging from ...
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 ...
Don't Let A Campaign Of Fear Stop A Constitutional Convention Honolulu Civil Beat
Hawaii voters are about to choose between hope and fear. They can call for a state constitutional convention in the hope of improving life for the island's ...
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
David Ige (D) KHON2
David Ige currently holds the office of Hawaii's governor and is running for re-election.
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 ...
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 ...
These Are the Only States Where You Can't Play the Mega Millions Lottery The Cheat Sheet
Only a handful of states don't participate in MegaMillions lottery drawings.
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 ...
Southwest’s Hawaii Flights Are Coming Sooner Than We Thought Travel+Leisure
Southwest is very close to getting federal approval for flights to Hawaii, meaning that prices to the islands are about to drop for everyone.
Ige and Tupola spar in debate that includes running mates Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Rep. Andria Tupola criticized Democratic Gov. David Ige for not doing enough to increase affordable housing, cool classrooms, make the state's roads safer, ...
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 ...
Keeping Art in Community, Permanently Hawaiipublicradio
Artspace Projects is a growing national non-profit that uses low income tax credits to build housing artists can afford to rent. They are experts at keeping ...
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 ...
Hawaii First-Time Home Buyer Programs of 2019 NerdWallet
It's expensive to be a first-time home buyer in Hawaii, but two local programs might help. Also, find national loans that can make homeownership affordable.
Terrence Teruya (NP) KHON2
Terrence Teruya is a telecom supervisor who is running for the office of governor.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Hawaii's unusual electric power system makes it really vulnerable to Hurricane Lane CNBC
A rare hurricane is bearing down on Hawaii, and it raises concerns about the state's unusual electric power system. At the heart of the problem is a dirty secret: ...
Hawaii considers ban on cigarette sales WKYT
In 2016, Hawaii became the first state in the nation to ban the sale of cigarettes to anyone under 21.
Iowa winner claims huge Powerball jackpot Honolulu Star-Advertiser
CLIVE, Iowa >> After hearing someone from Iowa had won half of a nearly $700 million Powerball jackpot, Lerynne West couldn't find the ticket she'd bought the ...
Tropical storm dumps rain on Hawaii while crossing state CNBC
Heavy rain and winds from a tropical storm downed trees, knocked out power and prompted evacuations of several homes on Hawaii's Maui island but spared ...
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.
Strong storm brings damage – and snow – to Hawaii Boston Herald
HONOLULU (AP) — A strong storm hitting Hawaii has knocked out power, brought down tree branches, flooded coastal roads — and even brought snow.
Hawaii hit by heavy rains, large waves, blackouts -- and snow UPI News
A powerful winter storm in the Pacific triggered flooded roads, blacked out communities and even brought a rare sight to Hawaii -- snow.
Exotic birds escape enclosure at Hawaii zoo UPI.com
A Hawaii zoo said officials are searching for two exotic birds that flew the coop when a fallen tree branch damaged their enclosure.
Remarks by President Trump at the 2019 Conservative Political Action Conference Whitehouse.gov
Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center National Harbor, Maryland March 2, 2019 12:17 P.M. EST. THE PRESIDENT: Oh, thank you very much. Thank you ...
Retired Peterborough man wins virtually $700Ok in Lottario Draw Infosurhoy
A Peterborough man has won a $683,592.40 jackpot after his winning number came up in Saturday's LOTTARIO draw. Leslie Vilneff, 63, is a retired, married ...
Retired government worker revealed as $343M Powerball winner Honolulu Star-Advertiser
NEW YORK >> Robert Bailey has been playing the same six lottery numbers for 25 years and plans to keep on doing it — even though his digits finally hit for a ...
Unclaimed $1.5B lottery prize: South Carolina could be big loser too Honolulu Star-Advertiser
COLUMBIA, S.C. >> The winner of a $1.54 billion lottery jackpot in South Carolina has yet to come forward. That means the state of South Carolina might be a ...
Looking to buy a home? Apply for Maui County’s assistance program for first-time home buyers Hawaii News Now
The program is designed to help low to above-moderate income first-time home buyers get a down payment and help with closing costs.
Hawaii Legislature: Leadership Will Stay The Same Despite New Faces Honolulu Civil Beat
An all-too familiar blue wave washed over Hawaii again this election, leaving Democrats overwhelmingly in control of the Legislature. The wave brought a dozen ...
Hawaiian Lawmakers Consider Setting Legal Tobacco Age to 100 WHO TV Des Moines
HAWAII -- "The legislature finds that the cigarette is considered the deadliest artifact in human history." So begins the text of a new bill introduced in Hawaii's ...
Hawaii's Population Decline Could Affect the Economy | Hawaii News U.S. News & World Report
HONOLULU (AP) — For the first time since statehood in 1959, Hawaii's population has declined for two consecutive years with fewer births, more deaths and a ...
Hawaii considers effective ban on cigarette sales WIBW
In 2016, Hawaii became the first state in the nation to ban the sale of cigarettes to anyone under 21.
These scammers want you to believe they are from Hawaii's Office of Consumer Protection Honolulu Star-Advertiser
The state is warning consumers of a social media scheme in which the scammers are posing as Stephen Levins, the executive director of the Hawaii Office of ...
Developer breaks ground on new affordable rental project in Kapolei Hawaii News Now
By Taryn Mitchell HNN Summer Intern KAPOLEI (HawaiiNewsNow) -- Construction kicked off Monday on a new, 320-unit affordable housing complex in Kapolei.