Big Island man facing nine charges

Police have charged 45-year-old Peter Lopes Jr. on nine counts including abuse of a household member and leaving the scene of an accident.

Puna murder suspect released

Hawaii county police detectives released 27-year-old Manaolanalani Benford after a discussion with prosecutors.

San Diego mayor agrees to resign

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mayor Bob Filner agreed Friday to resign on Aug. 30, bowing to enormous pressure after lurid sexual harassment allegations …