Findings from a local independent report released by C. Peraro Consulting, LLC assessing the quality of the annual Homeless Point-In-Time count reported that unsheltered homelessness may be underestimated by as much as 40 to 59 percent.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama has told congressional leaders he still won’t negotiate over re-opening the government or raising… More »
A Kona man has been charged with two offenses in connection with the theft of a pickup truck from Kona International Airport at Keahole.
The pressure is on for the federal government and states running their own health insurance exchanges to get the systems up and running after… More »
UPDATE // A large explosion startled many workers in Kalihi Wednesday morning. According to Hawaiian Electric Company, a passing vehicle snagged some electrical lines, snapping the wires.
Big Island police are searching for a couple wanted for questioning in connection with a robbery.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Business leaders are taking sides with Democratic President Barack Obama after failing to persuade their traditional Republican allies in Congress to… More »
President Barack Obama summoned congressional leaders to the White House on the second day of a partial government shutdown that has furloughed hundreds of thousands of workers and closed military cemeteries as far away as France. Republican leaders welcomed the Wednesday afternoon meeting but questioned whether Democrats were ready to deal.
Honolulu Police Department Capt. Andrew Lum answers this week’s question regarding animals in a moving car.
The UH women’s basketball team tipped off practices at Tuesday afternoon.
The high school football showdown between top-ranked Punahou and Saint Louis is taking place Friday at Aloha Stadium.
There was plenty of action in Kakaako Tuesday night during the kick off to fashion month in Hawaii.
A job fair will be held at the Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.
CHICAGO (AP) — For millions of Americans trying to log in, the online insurance marketplaces created by the new health care law began with… More »
Oct. 1 was supposed to be the start-up of health-plan shopping as part of the Affordable Care Act, but problems plagued insurance exchanges nationwide, including Hawaii.
Honolulu police are searching for a car that was stolen in a carjacking on a busy street in Downtown.
The Hawaii Metal Trades Council says more than three-thousand workers at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard received their furlough notices Tuesday. They were then sent home, not knowing when they can come back to work.
It’s not just federal workers who are affected by the shutdown. Everyone from homebuyers to students are finding themselves in a pickle.
The fallout from the government shutdown is just the beginning. There’s now concern among Hawaii’s tourism industry.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY // A Board of Water Supply crew will continue to repair a broken 6-inch waterline that feeds a fire hydrant on Nimitz Highway between Alakea Street and Bishop Street starting at 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Big Island police are asking for the public’s help in identifying human remains that were found in Kona last week.
WASHINGTON (AP) — First slowed, then stalled by political gridlock, the vast machinery of government clanged into partial shutdown mode on Tuesday and President… More »
The HMSA Center in Honolulu opened Tuesday on the first floor of the company’s Keeaumoku Street building, right across from Walmart.
The USS Chung Hoon returned to Joint Base Pearl Harbor Tuesday morning from a deployment to the western Pacific.
Coast Guard units on Oahu teamed up with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to make a Massachusetts teenager a hero for the day.
If the government shutdown is not resolved by next month, the University of Hawaii football team could find themselves heavily affected. The Department of Defense has temporarily suspended sports competitions for the Army and Navy due to the budget stalemate.