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Honolulu Presents Final Plan to Prevent $7.9M Grant Repayment Michael Levine/Civil Beat

Honolulu Presents Final Plan to Prevent $7.9M Grant Repayment

City acknowledges problems at Wahiawa senior care center, outlines solutions.
Hanabusa: Time for U.S. To Leave Afghanistan

Hanabusa: Time for U.S. To Leave Afghanistan

Hawaii Congresswoman says Pakistan is a different story.
City Leaves Key Questions About ORI Unanswered

City Leaves Key Questions About ORI Unanswered

Honolulu officials don't provide HUD number of elderly served, or fees.
Ka-ching! Hawaii Got $20B From Feds Last Year Flickr

Ka-ching! Hawaii Got $20B From Feds Last Year

Spending broke $20 billion mark for first time, dwarfs tourism.
What Super Committee’s Automatic Cuts Would Mean for Hawaii Flickr

What Super Committee’s Automatic Cuts Would Mean for Hawaii

Hawaii's reliance on federal dollars could mean trouble for the state.
TSA Fires 28 Employees at Honolulu Airport Courtesy: Hawaiian Airlines

TSA Fires 28 Employees at Honolulu Airport

Fifteen others suspended, three quit or retired following investigation that began in June.
Controversy Over Request to Live Blog from Hawaii Federal Court Trial Sara Lin/Civil Beat

Controversy Over Request to Live Blog from Hawaii Federal Court Trial

U.S. Attorney opposes live blogging, saying it's "broadcasting," which is prohibited in federal court.
Carlisle Says ORI Wasn’t ‘Following Rules’

Carlisle Says ORI Wasn’t ‘Following Rules’

Group's founder claims discrimination by HUD official.
Cleanup Cost Landfill Company at Least $2.2M

Cleanup Cost Landfill Company at Least $2.2M

EPA receives, approves final report from January spill.
Mayor to HUD: Tell Us What To Do And We’ll Do It

Mayor to HUD: Tell Us What To Do And We’ll Do It

Carlisle says city is working hard to fix grant problems at ORI.
HUD Concerned About ORI Report From City

HUD Concerned About ORI Report From City

Federal agency finds gaps in Honolulu's compliance plan for senior center.
HUD: City Should Have Caught ORI’s Problems

HUD: City Should Have Caught ORI’s Problems

Federal agency says ORI's compliance issues are "at the feet of the city."
Federal Government In Hawaii