Trump opioid plan includes death penalty for traffickers

President Donald Trump’s plan to combat opioid drug addiction nationwide calls for stiffer penalties for drug traffickers, including the death penalty where appropriate under current law, a top administration official said. It’s a fate for drug dealers that Trump, who aims to be seen as tough on crime, has been highlighting publicly in recent weeks.

Single-lane traffic flow returning to Kalihiwai Bridge

Single-lane closures in the southbound lane on Kuhio Highway south of Kalihiwai Bridge, mile marker 25, were scheduled to begin at 6:30 Sunday and end about 5 a.m. today, the state Department of Transportation reported.

Sewer work finished in Kapaia

The Department of Public Works Wastewater Division is conducting sewer maintenance work on Kuhio Highway in the vicinity of the Kapaia Bridge.

UK teacher wins $1M teaching prize for inner city work

A school teacher from the U.K. won a highly competitive $1 million teaching prize on Sunday for her work with inner city children in London, helping students feel welcome and safe in a borough with one of the highest murder rates in the country and where English is frequently spoken as a second language at home.

UK says Russia stockpiled nerve agent, Johnson Says

The United Kingdom accused Russia of developing and stockpiling nerve agents for a decade, after Moscow suggested that a British laboratory may have been the source of the substance used to poison a former spy and his daughter.