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hawaiiat least 3 dead in high-rise apartment fireat least three people died in a fire that broke out on the 26th floor of a honolulu high-rise, and hundreds fled as smoke billowed from the upper floors of the apartment complex. the blaze reached at least the 28th floor, a fire department spokesman said. firefighters said there were reports of people trapped in their units and some residents were unaccounted for.egypttwo women killed in knife attacks at hotelsa man in his 20s stabbed six women, two of them fatally, in attacks at two hotels in the egyptian red sea resort of hurghada, officials said. two german women were killed in the attack and the four others were wounded. the conditions of the surviving women were not immediately available. the health ministry deputy said that the four wounded women included two armenians, one czech and a ukrainian.afghanistandrone strike kills isis offshoot’s leadera u.s. drone strike in eastern afghanistan this week killed abu sayed, the leader of the islamic state of iraq and syria’s offshoot there, u.s. officials said. a pentagon statement said that other isis members were also killed in the operation and said that it “will significantly disrupt the terror group’s plans to expand its presence in afghanistan.”hong kongruling a blow to pro-democracy effortsnearly three years after sweeping pro-democracy protests, a local court delivered the struggling movement a severe blow, removing four legislators from office. the prodemocracy...