Friday | November 17, 2017
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  • | Nov 7 2017 - 12:05am

    SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas — The gunman who killed 26 people at a small-town Texas church had a history of domestic violence and sent threatening text messages to his mother-in-law, a member of First Baptist, before the attack in which he fired at least 450 rounds at helpless worshippers, authorities said Monday.

  • | Nov 7 2017 - 12:05am

    SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas — As usual, John Holcombe posted his Sunday school lesson online a day ahead. It was about an Old Testament miracle.

  • | Nov 7 2017 - 12:05am

    Big Island bus ridership dropped by almost a third during the past four years, mostly because of unreliability of an aging fleet, consultants said Monday.

  • | Nov 6 2017 - 12:27pm

    Nearly one of every three Hilo emergency room patients isn’t actually experiencing a medical emergency.

  • | Nov 6 2017 - 12:06am

    SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas — A man dressed in black tactical-style gear and armed with an assault rifle opened fire inside a church in a small South Texas community on Sunday, killing 26 people and wounding about 20 in what the governor called the deadliest mass shooting in the state’s history. The dead ranged in age from 5 to 72 years old.