Shawn Ogasawara, left, and Michael Akau, right, were arrested for theft.

Copper theft suspects charged

Two men have been charged for allegedly trying to steal copper wiring near Nimitz Hwy. The area has been hit several times by thieves in the past.…
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China fears slam copper prices

HONG KONG (CNNMoney) — Copper prices are tumbling on fears China’s slowing economy could push more companies into default and flood markets with metal u...…
People are treated after being struck by a vehicle on Red River Street in downtown Austin, Texas, during SXSW on Wednesday March 12, 2014. Police say two people were confirmed dead at the scene after a car drove through temporary barricades set up for the South By Southwest festival and struck a crowd of pedestrians. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Jay Janner)

Police: 1 man, 1 woman died at South by Southwest

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Rashad Charjuan Owens, 21, the driver in a deadly downtown wreck who police suspected of driving drunk, will be charged with two counts of capital murde...…
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Is Hawaii’s welfare as high as study claims?

Hawaii's minimum wage is $7.25 an hour, but according a report by a public policy research organization, Hawaii's welfare wage is more than four times that amount.…
A car pushed another car into a concrete barrier at Pearlridge Center on March 11, 2014.

Pearlridge parking structure built before safety code

A parking lot at Pearlridge Center remains open one day after a car nearly plunged over the edge. While police continue to investigate what happened, mall officials say the structure is safe.…