Seeking to energize his sluggish second term, President Barack Obama vowed Tuesday night in his State of the Union address to sidestep Congress “whenever and wherever” necessary to narrow economic disparities between America’s rich and poor.
News of the on-campus shooting at Roosevelt High School spread like wildfire as students frantically called loved ones. Some parents learned about the incident from the media, while others received an alert from the school.
Tsunamis can happen at any time, so Hawaii has to be ready. On Tuesday, some elementary students received training from experts on what to do in case a tsunami hits.
Big Island police have arrested a 38-year-old Mountain View man for a 2011 murder in Hilo.
Honolulu police have closed two lanes on Beretania Street near Thomas Park due to a leaning pole.
At least 9,600 shoppers in Hawaii may have been affected by a recent data breach involving Neiman Marcus, according to the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs’ Office of Consumer Protection.
Honolulu police say the teenager, who is a registered, but non-active student at Roosevelt High School, took out a kitchen knife and began slashing at the officers.
Honolulu International Airport has a program to screen and swab any passengers who appear to have the flu, but they depend on the airlines to report it to them.
You can inherit many things from your family. But what if you could inherit money from the government to help pay for rent? State public housing officials want to crack down on people who abuse the Section 8 program.
Bruno Mars performs in Hawaii at two concerts at the Blaisdell Arena on April 18 and 19.
The list of Supreme Court Associate Justice Nominees is out.
The boyfriend of Ivanice “Ivy” Harris, who authorities now say was her pimp, is accused of bringing her to Oahu to work. It’s a trip that resulted in her death.
The Halawa corrections officer accused of smuggling meth into prison was released on $50,000 bond Monday afternoon. Mark Damas, 45, is the second corrections officer accused of this crime in just weeks.
Lawmakers met to discuss plans to protect humpback whales from vessels in Hawaii waters.
She ran across the field at Aloha Stadium during the Pro Bowl game and drew cheers from the crowd. But Katrina Torres didn’t do it for them or herself. She was keeping a promise to a loved one who really needed a lift.
State officials are keeping their fingers crossed that the Pro Bowl will return to Hawaii next year.
A Big Island man accused of pretending to be a U.S. Marshal and threatening two hotel security guards has been charged.
A raid by Big Island police netted more than 100 marijuana plants at a home in Puna.
Three people were charged with animal cruelty after Honolulu police say they were involved in cockfighting.
Canoe paddlers from Kauai paid their respects to a fallen soldier on Sunday. Members from the Kauai Hoe Wa’a participated in the inaugural Sgt. Drew Scobie Memorial Run.
It’s been almost five months since 233,000 gallons of molasses spilled into Honolulu Harbor. Now, proposed legislation aims to address the issue.
Thieves are always looking for ways to trip you up. We have a warning about one of their latest tricks that should make it easy to spot.
It’s a murder case dating back nearly 25 years ago. Gerald Austin is accused of killing Edith Skinner in the summer of 1989.
He’s in the running for the “Best Job in the World.” Laie Native Cody Easterbook is now one of five finalists hoping to become Chief World Explorer.
(CNN) — The Federal Aviation Administration is getting ready to order more safety check on hundreds of planes.
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Homeowners were lining up to find out more about powering their houses with solar energy on Sunday. Solar water heating panels have been on Hawaii homes for many years.