The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 22 Dec 2014 02:46:27 EDTMon, 22 Dec 2014 02:46:27 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssBad timing on Cubahttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/593294.htmlThe announcement last week by the Obama administration that it will establish full diplomatic ties with Cuba displayed an incredibly bad sense of timing.Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTRemembering an old friendhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/593268.html"Don't look so sad, I know it's over "But life goes on and this old world will keep on turning . . ." When the best songwriter of mid-20th century America met the best voice in country music, the result was a No.Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTBirth of a princess notedhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/593233.htmlDec. 19, 1831, a daughter was born to Ke Ali'i Abner Paki and Laura Konia in Honolulu. The infant was the great-granddaughter of Kamehameha the Great and would exert a lasting influence on the kingdom, territory and state.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTNice guys can finish firsthttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/593209.htmlNewly crowned Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota is a great example of what a football hero should be. Forget your Johnny Footballs and the like, Mariota is a humble, nice man devoted to his family, friends and tea.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTAnniversary of hero's deathhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/593155.htmlToday marks the second anniversary of the passing of Sen. Daniel Inouye. As we wrote last year, Inouye's death marked the closing of the most important chapter of Hawaii's life as a state to date. His quiet leadership built modern Hawaii.Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT