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6 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Matson to plead guilty to molasses spill charges

HONOLULU (AP) — The shipping company responsible for a molasses spill that killed more than 26,000 fish and other marine life in Hawaii will plead guilty to federal criminal charges. Matson says in a statement the company and the U.S. Attorney's office have signed a plea agreement to plead guilty and pay penalties totaling $1 million.

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8 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Hawaii scientists return to ocean for weapon study

HONOLULU (AP) — University of Hawaii scientists are embarking on an expedition to deep waters off Oahu to study how chemical weapons dumped in the ocean decades ago are affecting seawater, marine life and sediment. Earlier studies of sediment samples collected less than 6 feet from suspected chemical munitions in deep water off Oahu revealed very low levels of mustard.

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9 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Hawaii gay marriage lawsuit declared moot

The appeals court issued an opinion earlier this month declaring moot a lawsuit filed by a Hawaii couple seeking to marry before the state legalized gay marriage last year. Attorneys from the state attorney general's office and Hawaii Family Forum, which wanted the lawsuit to remain, didn't immediately comment.

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12 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Hawaii State Bar questions judicial nomination

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Public officials are defending a Hawaii County lawyer after the Hawaii State Bar Association deemed her unqualified to be a district judge. West Hawaii Today reports (http://goo.gl/OeO1PO ) the Bar Association questioned deputy corporation counsel Margaret Masunaga's legal knowledge, professional experience and ability to fulfill the responsibilities of the position.

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13 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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State wants answers to Kauai stream bacteria

LIHUE, Hawaii (AP) — The state Department of Health wants to know how large amounts of bacteria are getting into a Kauai stream. The state is requesting permission from landowner Grove Farm to access property in Mahaulepu to figure out what's getting into the Waiopili Stream.

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