Crews looking for signs of leaking oil from a sunken tug boat said a sheen had been spotted near the offshore mooring buoy off Barbers Point, and another was reported approximately seven miles south of Honolulu Airport. A 95-foot towing vessel sank Thursday with 75,000 gallons of diesel still in its hull near Barbers Point.
The Honolulu Advertiser, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 09:32 PM
The Honolulu Zoo's 24-year-old giraffe Yasmin, suffering with the difficulties of old age, was put to death Friday, city officials said. Giraffes have an average life expectancy of 10 to 15 years in the wild and 20 to 25 years in captivity.
The Honolulu Advertiser, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 08:22 PM