AP-HI--Hawaii News Coverage Advisory, HI
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HONOLULU — A Hawaii appeals court ruling that a bed and breakfast discriminated against a couple by denying a room to the two women because they’re gay will stand after the state’s high court declined to take up the case. By Audrey McAvoy. UPCOMING: 400 words by 11:30 a.m., photos.
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KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii — Lava flows have largely swallowed a $2.7 million land parcel that the Big Island government planned to buy to use as a buffer between development and the Waiopae tide pools. About two-thirds of the 284-acre (115-hectare) property in the Vacationland community has been inundated, including the tide pools, following the Kilauea volcano eruption, West Hawaii Today reported. SENT: 290 words.
SCHOOL CHARTER REVOKED
HONOLULU — The Hawaii Public Charter School Commission has revoked a charter for a Big Island school after finding nearly two dozen violations. The commission revoked the charter contract Monday for Ka’u Learning Academy for violations that included financial and operational irregularities, enrollment discrepancies, and failure to properly maintain student and employee records. SENT: 280 words.
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