WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration said Wednesday it will stop enforcing a law that blocks benefits to partners of military veterans in same-sex… More »
A murder suspect who led authorities on a manhunt after escaping from state custody was back in court Wednesday.
U.S. Representative Colleen Hanabusa received the endorsements of the Hawaii Laborers Union, Local 368, United Public Workers AFSCME Local 646, Hawaii Masons Union, Local #1 and Local #630, the Hawaii Sheet Metal Workers Union, Local 293, and the Hawaii Longshore Division -Statewide, in her race for the United States Senate.
A building’s surveillance cameras offer clues to how a 3-year-old boy fell from a fifth-floor window.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Grocery retailer Safeway, Inc. will pay $600,000 and has agreed to a nationwide reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from refrigeration… More »
Honolulu firefighters were called to Hawaii Kai Wednesday morning after a brush fire was reported.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Travelers could soon be able to keep their shoes on while going through security at more airports around the country.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s request for speedy congressional backing of a military strike in Syria advanced in the Senate on Wednesday, hours… More »
A Kakaako business went up in flames and fire investigators know it was maliciously set. It’s eerily similar to another fire that broke just days ago in Palolo, which was also a case of arson with another local business as the target.
Honolulu police are investigating a possible arson case in Nuuanu.
Three people were injured after an accident in Honokaa on the Big Island.
There are now certain areas on campus where students can no longer ride their bicycle or skateboard, or use other “coasting devices” especially when it’s crowded.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A magnitude 6.5 earthquake was recorded Tuesday in waters off Alaska’s remote Aleutian Islands region, where a 7.0 quake hit… More »
UPDATE // Honolulu police have reopened the portion of Pensacola Street by McKinley High School after a gas leak Tuesday night.
Corrections official: Ohio man who held 3 women captive for a decade has committed suicide.
A Waimanalo musician was sentenced in federal court on Tuesday for smuggling more than 20 pounds of marijuana from San Francisco to Honolulu.
There could be more trouble for the trucking company that causes a major traffic jam on the H-1 Freeway over the weekend. SER trucking was hauling a load that spilled on the freeway Saturday, causing a massive traffic jam.
A road project through Chinatown is causing a traffic nightmare for drivers. Nearby businesses are also suffering but few could have imagined just how bad things would get when the work started two years ago.