Local News

Man dies in Kona moped crash

A 64-year-old Kailua-Kona man has died as a result of a moped crash Oct. 9 on Hinalani Street near Anini Street.

Local Sports

San Diego State holds off Hawaii

SAN DIEGO — Donnel Pumphrey ran for 182 yards and a touchdown on 25 carries as San Diego State ground out a 20-10 win over Hawaii Saturday night.

State

Features

Trustmark names Belmes corporate finance officer

Trustmark is pleased to announce that Michael T. “Mike” Belmes recently was named corporate finance officer at the corporate office in Jackson, Miss., where he serves as corporate planning analyst.

US retail sales fell in September on autos and gas

WASHINGTON — U.S. retail sales retreated in September as purchases of autos, gasoline, furniture and clothing slowed, a sign that recent job gains have yet to significantly boost consumer spending.

Community

Prince Kuhio Kalanianaole ‘Class of ’68’ reunion set

“Where, oh where, are all our classmates?” The “Class of 1968 — Prince Kuhio Kalanianaole Elem. &Inter. School” after 46 years are planning their first class reunion. It’s been so long since graduating, they are having trouble getting addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, etc., of their classmates.

Entertainment/People

Commentary

Making Ebola a partisan issue

WASHINGTON — Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, administered a dose of truth to political Washington last week.

Nation

CDC to revise Ebola protocol, Pentagon preps team

ATLANTA — Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear “with no skin showing,” a top federal health official said Sunday, and the Pentagon announced it was forming a team to assist medical staff in the U.S., if needed.

Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama delayed acting on immigration and an attorney general nomination this fall to dodge the politics of the midterm campaign season. But there was one topic he could not push aside — Ebola.

Expelled Nazis paid millions in Social Security

OSIJEK, Croatia — Dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars in U.S. Social Security benefits after being forced out of the United States, an Associated Press investigation has found.

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