(CNN) — Homeland security officials on Wednesday abruptly shelved a proposal to build a national database of license-plate scans after criticism from privacy advocates…. More »
Ground was broken Wednesday on a new intensive care unit at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children. Once completed, it will provide critical medical care to families across the state and the Pacific.
The second highest leader in the U.S. Senate is in Hawaii this week touring military facilities and bases. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says Hawaii is at the center of the country’s plan to rebalance its military.
A bill that would require Oahu residents to pay for trash pickup has passed its first hurdle.
WASHINGTON (CNN) — The U.S. government has warned airlines to pay particular attention to the possibility of terrorists attempting to hide explosives in shoes,… More »
The James Beard Foundation announced Wednesday the semifinalists for its 2014 Restaurant and Chef Award categories, and several are from Hawaii.
Honolulu firefighters put out a two-story house fire in Kaneohe.
WASHINGTON (CNN) — The director of the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office is defending the agency’s analysis that suggests a mixed outlook for raising minimum… More »
Honolulu police have closed one westbound lane of Waialae Avenue due to road repairs.
The Department of Land and Natural Resources held a public hearing Wednesday at Waimalu Elementary to listen to residents’ concerns, and to go over the zipline’s environmental impact statement.
A bill that would charge Oahu residents for trash pickup is the focus of a City Council meeting Wednesday.
KHON2′s Always Investigating report was the first to tell you about a state welfare worker who took home tens of thousands of dollars in benefits she shouldn’t have. On Tuesday, Diane Gorospe-Leong received her sentence.
A measure now before Hawaii lawmakers would restrict the use of these unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, to law enforcement, and only if the search warrant calls for the technology.
Island Air announced Tuesday that it will discontinue service to Molokai. The last flights will be on April 1.
There was a packed house at Tuesday’s Kihei Community Association meeting. Family and friends of Carly “Charli” Scott and Moreira Monsalve were in attendance in an effort to get police and public support for both searches.
For the first time since learning about the death of her daughter’s killer, Brittany Jane Royal’s mother has returned to the Big Island.
On Tuesday, Maui Police Department held a press conference at the Wailuku Police Station regarding the searches for Carly “Charli” Scott and Moreira Monsalve.
The group Poi Dogs and Popoki was given a $180,000 grant by the city to launch “The Big Fix,” a mobile pet clinic that provides spay and neuter surgeries at a low cost to pet owners.
The Queen’s Health Systems announced today that The Queen’s Medical Center-West Oahu campus will be opening and accepting patients on May 20.
Gov. Neil Abercrombie announced Tuesday his nomination for associate justice to the state Supreme Court. Judge Michael D. Wilson , 60, has served on the First Judicial Circuit since 2000.
A Brown Water Advisory is being issued for the island of Kauai, from Waimea to Kealia due to heavy rains.
The Board of Water Supply is alerting the public about an incident, which occurred late last week, that involved a customer who was the victim of a telephone scheme to fraudulently collect money.