Dealing with erosion at Kailua Beach

Viewers wanted to know what is being done to protect a popular beach on the windward side of Oahu that is noticeably fading away. State legi…


Zippy’s opens in Hilo

The Big Island’s first Zippy’s opened Thursday at Prince Kuhio Plaza in Hilo.

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AAA Hawaii: Gas prices inch up

Local gas prices held steady or increased slightly in the surveyed areas of the state compared to last week, according to the AAA Hawaii Wee…

FILE - This Sunday, June 9, 2013 file photo provided by The Guardian Newspaper in London shows Edward Snowden, in Hong Kong. Snowden has left Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport and entered Russia his lawyer said on Thursday Aug. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/The Guardian, Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras, File)

Snowden walks free in Russia to US anger

Defying the United States, Russia granted Edward Snowden temporary asylum on Thursday, allowing the National Security Agency leaker to slip …