The social media director of the Honolulu Marathon had a front row seat to all the royal baby watch madness. He lives near St. Mary’s Hospital and was part of a crowd that patiently waited to see the newborn prince.
Prince William and his wife Kate presented their newborn son to the world for the first time Tuesday, drawing whoops and wild applause from well-wishers as they revealed the new face of the British monarchy – though not, yet, his name.
Champagne bottles popped and shouts of “Hip! Hip! Hooray!” erupted outside Buckingham Palace on Monday as Britain welcomed the birth of Prince William and his wife Kate’s first child, a boy who is now third in line to the British throne.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The New Zealand capital Wellington was rattled by a strong magnitude 6.9 earthquake on Sunday that broke water mains, smashed… More »
The National Weather Service Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has issued a statement that there was a 6.9 magnitude earthquake off east coast of South Island New Zealand. No tsunami threat to Hawaii.
A local tour group who rode out the typhoon in Taiwan are finally home after the storm delayed their flight. Passengers are happy to be home, and despite the strong winds and torrential rain, they say the storm didn’t dampen their trip.
Delayed due to Typhoon Soulik, Hawaiian Airlines Flight 808 from Taipei to Honolulu departed at 2 p.m. Taipei time and arrived at Honolulu International… More »
A typhoon is barreling towards Taiwan where a group of Hawaii residents are visiting this week. There are about 20 Hawaii residents stuck in Taipei because of Typhoon Soulik.
Asiana Airlines flight crashes while landing SFO; Officials confirm 2 deaths, all accounted for
Asiana Airlines press release for incident involving Asiana… More »
The National Weather Service Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Ewa Beach released a statement that based on all available data a destructive Pacific-wide tsunami… More »
Press Release for Incident Involving Asiana Flight OZ 214 (July 7, 2013 06:30 KOR.Time)
The following information has been confirmed.
Asiana Airlines flight OZ214… More »
An Asiana Airlines flight crashed while landing at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday, killing at least two people, and injuring dozens of others…. More »
Pope Francis on Friday cleared two of the 20th century’s most influential popes to become saints, approving a miracle needed to canonize Pope John Paul II and waiving Vatican rules to honor Pope John XXIII.
The chief justice of Egypt’s Supreme Constitutional Court was sworn in Thursday as the nation’s interim president, taking over hours after the military ousted the Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.
The armed forces ousted Egypt’s first democratically elected president Wednesday after just a year in power, installing a temporary civilian government, suspending the constitution and calling for new elections. Islamist President Mohammed Morsi denounced it as a “full coup” by the military.
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin said Monday that former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden will have to stop leaking U.S. secrets if he wants to get asylum in Russia, but he believes that Snowden has no intention of doing so.
Two cultures came together Tuesday morning at the Honolulu International Airport. Hawaiian Airlines celebrated its inaugural flight to Sendai with song, dance, and food.
Russian President Vladimir Putin bluntly rejected U.S. pleas to extradite National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden on Tuesday, saying Snowden is free to travel wherever he wants and insisting that Russian security agencies haven’t contacted him.
A Milan court on Monday convicted former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi of paying for sex with an underage prostitute during infamous `’bunga bunga” parties at his villa and then using his influence to try to cover it up.
The U.S. assumes National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden remains in Russia, and officials are working with Moscow in hopes he will be expelled and returned to America to face criminal charges, President Barack Obama’s spokesman said Monday. He declared that a decision by Hong Kong not to detain Snowden has “unquestionably” hurt relations between the United States and China.
NSA leaker Edward Snowden who spent the night in Moscow was expected to fly to Cuba and Venezuela en route to possible asylum in Ecuador.
A Hawaii-based restaurant continues to expand in Asia. L & L announced that it opened its first store in China over the weekend.
The Taliban proposed a deal in which they would free a U.S. soldier held captive since 2009 in exchange for five of their most senior operatives at Guantanamo Bay, while Afghan President Hamid Karzai eased his opposition Thursday to joining planned peace talks.
A WikiLeaks spokesman who claims to represent Edward Snowden has reached out to government officials in Iceland about the potential of the NSA leaker applying for asylum in the Nordic country, officials there said Wednesday.
The Taliban and the U.S. said Tuesday they will hold talks on finding a political solution to ending nearly 12 years of war in Afghanistan, as the international coalition formally handed over control of the country’s security to the Afghan army and police..
NSA leaker Edward Snowden defended his disclosure of top-secret U.S. spying programs in an online chat Monday with The Guardian and attacked U.S. officials for calling him a traitor.