Officials say the inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.
There’s growing concerns over a plan to get rid of thousands of fireworks in leeward Oahu.
The city continues to clean up after Sunday’s massive wastewater spill at Sand Island.
An additional site has been added for the County of Hawaii for residents of Pahoa district impacted by the lava flow.
The public is reminded that the flow is not visible and cannot be accessed from any public areas.
The winning entry in the second annual “Do Us a Flavor” contest in the U.S. was the brainchild of a registered nurse from New Jersey.
Hawaii Gas is performing maintenance work this week on its underground utility pipeline located at the intersection of Beretania and Keeaumo…
A 48-year-old man who died earlier this week after crashing on an all-terrain vehicle on the Big Island has been identified.
Almost every episode of “The Simpsons” (556 and counting!) has started with Springfield’s favorite family running home to watch TV.
Tens of thousands of doses of experimental Ebola vaccines could be available for “real-world” testing in West Africa as soon as January as l…
American detainee Jeffrey Fowle has been released from North Korea, nearly six months after he was taken into custody.
The sentence was imposed for the charge of culpable homicide, which in South Africa means a person was killed unintentionally, but unlawfull…
Kaleo Roberson, 39, says Saturday morning started like so many of his weekends do. With him and his three sons and in this case two more you…
USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) cameras caught a small explosion of spatter that occurred at Halemaʻumaʻu on Sunday.
A 64-year-old Kailua-Kona man has died as a result of a single vehicle crash October 9 on Hinalani Street near Anini Street.
Mayor Kirk Caldwell will be holding town hall meetings to discuss his Islandwide Housing Strategy which addresses the need for affordable ho…
A mainland talent and modeling agency has been fined for violating Hawaii’s door-to-door sales law.
A new treatment protocol to deal with Ebola in Hawaii may be released later this week at a hearing at the State Capitol.
A Kansas City police officer faced a dilemma when a stranger handed him two tickets to the World Series at the Kansas City Convention Center…
The state is looking for the owner of a sailboat that ran aground at Waimanalo Bay Beach Park near Sherwood Forest.
Some people have been claiming that the world has not warmed in 18 years, but “no one’s told the globe that,” said a climate scientist.
Chocolate giants like Nestle, Mars and Hershey are making contingency plans in case the virus spreads into the West African cocoa belt.