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# Hawaii

Last week
26th November 2023 - 2nd December 2023
US Navy investigating flight data of military plane that overshot runway in Hawaii
The flight data was recovered yesterday during clean up operations.
This year
West Maui to reopen to tourists next week, three months after deadly fire
At least 99 people were killed in the wildfire which hit the town of Lahaina in August.
Hundreds of people remain missing after Maui wildfires
Governor Josh Green had earlier said he expected the number would fall below 100.
Lasers, ‘magic trees’ and Simpsons predictions: False claims about Maui wildfires spread online
Debunked theories suggest that weapons were fired from space to create “15-minute smart cities”.
At least 1,100 people missing and 115 dead after Hawaii fires
Authorities have been collecting DNA samples from the families of the missing who are unable to travel to Maui.
President Higgins sends condolences to Biden after ‘tragic loss of life’ in Hawaii wildfires
Devastating wildfires ripped through the western part of Maui, killing at least 115 people.
Maui emergency services chief resigns after criticism for not activating sirens
At least 111 people were killed by the fires.
Survivors of Maui wildfires face power cuts as teams work to identify the dead
The death toll has reached 106 after the blaze on the Hawaiian island, and is expected to rise.
Hawaii wildfires: Death toll reaches 106 as Biden to visit on Monday
The blaze that swept into centuries-old Lahaina last week destroyed nearly every building in the town of 13,000.
Biden pledges to visit Hawaii soon as 99 confirmed dead in Maui wildfires
Last week’s inferno on the island of Maui is already the deadliest US wildfire in a century.
'It's like someone dropped a bomb': Irishman in Maui describes harrowing scenes after wildfires
Peter O’Riordan lives on the Hawaiian island which has been devastated by wildfires.
Recovery crews likely to find 10 to 20 more victims per day from Hawaii wildfire, governor says
At least 96 people are confirmed to have died on the island of Maui.
Criticism of government inaction grows as Hawaii fire death toll nears 100
No emergency sirens sounded, and many residents spoke of learning about the blaze from neighbours running down the street or seeing it for themselves.
Hawaii wildfires: Death toll climbs to 93 with recovery efforts still in early stages
Lahaina, a town of 12,000, has been reduced to ruins, its lively hotels and restaurants turned to ashes.
Hawaii starts investigation into wildfire handling as death toll hits 80
Governor Josh Green has said there will ‘without a doubt’ be more fatalities.
Hawaii wildfire death toll reaches 55 with more fatalities expected
‘We’ve lost everything but so has everybody else,’ said one Irishman living in Maui.
At least 36 people killed as wildfires rip through town of Lahaina in Hawaii
The Coast Guard said it rescued 14 people who jumped into the water to escape flames and smoke.
At least six dead from wildfires that devastated parts of Hawaiian island of Maui
At least two dozen people were injured by the fires, including several who were flown for treatment in Honolulu.
Kilauea volcano on Hawaii begins erupting again after three-month pause
At this stage it is not expected that the eruption will threaten people’s homes.
The Tongan-Hawaiian hooker who played AIL after two years as a missionary
Steveni Lombard grew up with Munster prop Roman Salanoa and is chasing his own rugby dream.
Buckley bags two eagles to grab lead ahead of final round in Hawaii
The 26-year-old American is chasing a first US PGA Tour title.
Kirk grabs one-shot lead in Hawaii as Spieth crashes on 'weird day'
Spieth carded a five-over-par 75 that featured six bogeys.
Jordan Spieth part of three-way tie for the lead at Sony Open in Hawaii
The American opened with a six under 64.
One of the world's most active volcanos erupts after a month of quiet in Hawaii
The eruption does not pose any danger to communities at present.
Last year
Volcanic lava approaches key road on Hawaii’s Big Island
The molten rock could make the road impassable and force drivers to find alternate coastal routes in the north and south.
World's largest active volcano erupts in Hawaii as officials warn people to prepare
A time-lapse video of the eruption from overnight showed lava lighting up one area, moving across it like waves on the ocean.
Large wildfire burning amid drought on Hawaii’s Big Island
High winds and extremely dry conditions are making it difficult for crews to contain the blaze.
Meadow in the mix, Maguire struggles at LPGA Lotte Championship lead
The Northern Ireland native is in a tie for fourth heading into the final round.
Search on for humpback whale entangled in debris off Hawaii
Rescuers were not able to remove all of the heavy-gauge gear that had wrapped around the creature.
'It's new territory for me' - Seamus Power on cracking top 50 in the world for the first time
The Waterford native had a third-place finish at the Sony Open in Hawaii.
Seamus Power breaks into top 50 in the world after finishing in tie for third in Hawaii
A great week for the Waterford man at the Sony Open, he finished four shots behind winner Hideki Matsuyama.
Seamus Power keeps hope of victory alive at Hawaii's Sony Open
Power is six off the lead, but Graeme McDowell missed the cut by a single shot.
Aussie Smith leads in Hawaii, with top-ranked Rahm one back and Power six off
The US PGA Tour Tournament of Champions is underway in Kapalua.
All time
Leona Maguire shoots 65 and enters final round in Hawaii in 4th place
Maguire is five shots off the lead held by former world number one Lydia Ko.
Na birdies final hole for one-shot win at US PGA Tour Sony Open
He finished one stroke in front of Chris Kirk
Hawaii-based team set to join Major League Rugby for 2021
It has been reported that several big-name former All Blacks are behind the expansion bid.
McDowell finishes strong but Australian star Smith triumphs at Sony Open
‘Me winning here, I hope that brings a little bit of joy to some people who are going through some tough times,’ said Smith.
Six bodies found after tour helicopter crashes in Hawaii, one person still missing
Search operations to find the final person have been suspended until the fog lifts.
Thousands of people told to evacuate Hawaii towns due to wildfires
People were told to seek shelter in a nearby community centre or elementary school.
Nine killed after plane used for sky diving operation crashes in US
The names, ages and genders of the deceased have not been released.