Scott Simon is one of America's most admired writers and broadcasters. He is the host of Weekend Edition Saturday and is one of the hosts of NPR's morning news podcast Up First. He has reported from all fifty states, five continents, and ten wars, from El Salvador to Sarajevo to Afghanistan and Iraq. His books have chronicled character and characters, in war and peace, sports and art, tragedy and comedy.
The City and County of Honolulu now charges a penalty fee for road test no-shows. Oʻahu drivers cannot get back their $8 deposit fee and will be barred from making another appointment for 14 days if they fail to show up to their road test effective May 16.