Corrections and Clarifications


POSTED: Thursday, November 27, 2008

The Honolulu Star-Bulletin strives to make its news report fair and accurate. If you have a question or comment about news coverage, call Editor Frank Bridgewater at 529-4791.

» The television schedule on Page D9 of today’s paper is incorrect. That section of the paper was pre-printed due to the Thanksgiving holiday. For a listing of today’s programming, visit the Oceanic Cable Web site www.oceanic.com/OceanicWebApps/Television/Television.html and click on “TV Listings.”

» The erythrina gall wasp originated in East Africa and spread to part of Asia. A story on Page A8 yesterday morning incorrectly said the wasp originated in Southeast Asia. The online edition has been corrected.


» The spacecraft that has done two fly-bys of the planet Mercury is named MESSENGER, an acronym that stands for Mercury surface, space environment, geochemistry and ranging. The name was not capitalized in an article on Page A10 Sunday. The online edition has been corrected.