Federal prison system to begin moving nearly 7K inmates

WASHINGTON — The federal Bureau of Prisons will begin moving about 6,800 inmates who have been waiting in local detention centers across the U.S. to federal prisons to avoid jail overcrowding in the coronavirus pandemic, officials said Friday.

Pakistan jet with 98 aboard crashes in crowded neighborhood

KARACHI, Pakistan — A jetliner carrying 98 people crashed Friday in a crowded neighborhood near the airport in Pakistan’s port city of Karachi after an apparent engine failure during landing. Officials said there were two survivors from the plane but they also found at least 57 bodies in the wreckage.

Loughlin, Giannulli plead in college scam, but fate is hazy

“Full House” star Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, pleaded guilty Friday to paying half a million dollars to get their two daughters into the University of Southern California as part of a college admissions bribery scheme, but a judge has not decided whether he’ll accept the deals they made with prosecutors.

Green light to reopen

Churches, salons, barber shops and outdoor-based tour companies on Kaua‘i can reopen today.

Menehune get prime rib for graduation

Keiko Napier of Japanese Grandma’s Cafe in Hanapepe estimates it’ll take about 15 pounds of greens to enhance the prime-rib meal with a small salad.