Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Hawaii. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Honolulu bureau at 808-536-5510 or Correspondent Caleb Jones can be reached at 808-536-5510 or

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Hawaii at 9:30 a.m.


HONOLULU— There's been another small explosion at a Hawaii volcano's summit after a magnitude 5.4 earthquake. Scientists say it followed an even smaller explosion early Monday. UPCOMING: 130 words, photos.



SINGAPORE— The eyes of the world upon them, President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un headed on Monday into their historic summit balancing the elusive promise of peace against the specter of a growing nuclear threat. Yet even before they met, Trump announced plans to leave early, raising questions about whether his aspirations for an ambitious outcome had been scaled back. The president planned to stop in Guam and Hawaii on his way back to Washington. By Zeke Miller, Catherine Lucey and Josh Lederman. SENT: 1,100 words, photos, videos.



HONOLULU— Hawaii visitors already pay the highest rate in the nation for a hotel room, according to a recent report. SENT: 330 words.


KAILUA-KONA— Procedural changes were made after case evidence from police storage lockers was compromised by animals, according to Hawaii police.


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