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  • HONOLULU _ Bank of Hawaii Corp. on Monday reported first-quarter earnings of $51.2 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.08 per share. Bank of Hawaii shares have dropped 8.5 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Vice President Mike Pence has cut short the final leg of his Asia trip to race back to Washington, where the Trump administration faces a critical week on tax reform and a funding plan to keep the government running, an aide said on Sunday. Pence, who has been traveling in Asia to reassure allies and partners about President Donald Trump's commitment to the region,...

  • Of 47 million registered French voters, there are fewer than a million resident in far-flung places like French Polynesia in the South Pacific and Guadeloupe, French Guiana and Martinique in the Caribbean. The first round will send two of 11 candidates into a run-off vote in two weeks time to pick a new president for France, a core member of the European Union and...

  • Of 47 million registered French voters, there are fewer than a million resident in far-flung places like French Polynesia in the South Pacific and Guadeloupe, French Guiana and Martinique in the Caribbean. The first round will send two of 11 candidates into a run-off vote in two weeks time to pick a new president for France, a core member of the European Union and...

  • District Judge Tanya Chutkan said at a hearing in the nation's capital that blocking the executive order might be an "academic exercise" given similar rulings from courts in Hawaii and Maryland. Justice Department lawyers disputed the challengers' claims and said the court should not second-guess the president's foreign policy decisions.

  • Unemployment rates fell in 17 states in March and were mostly unchanged in 33, the Labor Department said Friday. Arkansas, Colorado, Maine and Oregon reported the lowest unemployment rates since 1976. Colorado's rate, at 2.6 percent, was the nation's lowest. Several other states are benefiting from low unemployment rates: The rate is 2.7 percent in Hawaii and...

  • HONOLULU _ Hawaiian Holdings Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $36.9 million. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 86 cents per share. Hawaiian Holdings shares have decreased 9 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • U.S. residents paid Uncle Sam an average of $8,943 per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes in 2016.. A look at how the District of Columbia and the states rank in per capita federal taxes:. 1. District of Columbia: $36.569.

  • TRENTON, N.J.— A national survey shows New Jersey hospitals have improved the quality of care over the last year. The Leapfrog Group's hospital report card released Wednesday ranks New Jersey as 15th best for protecting patients from harm. Maine, Hawaii, Oregon, Wisconsin and Idaho made up the Top 5..

  • New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

    A coalition of 17 U.S. states filed a legal challenge against efforts by President Donald Trump's administration to roll back climate change regulations.

  • "The law is clear: the EPA must limit carbon pollution from power plants," New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said in a statement announcing the challenge. Shortly after, EPA filed a legal motion asking the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to delay ongoing court proceedings on the regulation to allow for the review.

  • SUPREME COURT NOMINEE Democrats amass enough support to block a Senate confirmation vote on Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, but Republicans vow to change Senate rules to ensure the conservative judge gets the lifetime job. BROADBAND PRIVACY RULES Trump signs a repeal of Obama-era broadband privacy rules, the White House says, a victory for...

  • SUPREME COURT NOMINEE Democrats amass enough support to block a Senate confirmation vote on Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, but Republicans vow to change Senate rules to ensure the conservative judge gets the lifetime job. KUSHNER IN IRAQ Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, flies into Iraq with the top U.S. military officer to get a first-hand...

  • April 3- A U.S. appeals court said on Monday it would hold a hearing in May over a Hawaii federal judge's order that blocked President Donald Trump's revised travel restrictions on citizens from six Muslim-majority countries. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals previously upheld a Seattle judge's block of Trump's first travel order. Hawaii and other...

  • April 3- A U.S. appeals court said on Monday it would hold a hearing in May over a Hawaii federal judge's order that blocked President Donald Trump's revised travel restrictions on people from several Muslim-majority countries. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals previously upheld a Seattle judge's block of Trump's first travel order. The appeals court did...

  • Hawaiian Airlines is reaffirming its commitment to the Asia Pacific region.

  • Hawaiian Airlines CEO on travel ban impact

    While the travel ban hasn't affected business, Mark Dunkerley, Hawaiian Airlines, says he has hopes that people will be able to travel freely.

  • RUSSIA Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, has discussed with congressional committees giving testimony in their investigations of potential ties between the Trump campaign and Russia, his lawyer says. The White House has invited the top Republican and Democratic members of the Senate and House of Representatives intelligence...

  • The White House has invited the top Republican and Democratic members of the Senate and House of Representatives intelligence panels to review new material relevant to their investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the election, presidential spokesman Sean Spicer says. SUPREME COURT Senators Joe Manchin and Heidi Heitkamp become the first...

  • The White House has invited the top Republican and Democratic members of the Senate and House of Representatives intelligence panels to review new material relevant to their investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the election, presidential spokesman Sean Spicer says. SUPREME COURT Senators Joe Manchin and Heidi Heitkamp become the first...