A home in Lanai City burned to the ground this morning, and neighbors reported hearing loud explosions.
Twitter is handing down new rules to control abusive language, the company said Saturday, a move which follows a barrage of nasty, harassing, and threatening messages directed at high-profile female users of the microblogging site.
Not in attendance for day-one of Rainbow Warrior training camp was senior receiver Billy Ray Stutzmann. Stutzmann suffered minor injuries in a car accident… More »
A Washington state panel on Friday prohibited the recreational hunting of giant Pacific octopuses at seven popular scuba diving sites in the Puget Sound region, following an outcry when a man was spotted killing one of the elusive creatures.
The State DOT plans to replace the rusting and deteriorating guardrail on Kalanianaole Highway, in response to a story we aired on our KHON2 News last week.
The Koko Head shooting range is closed Friday because sewer line issues lead to a full septic tank which make the bathrooms unusable.
The National Governors Association summer meeting is working on issues the states face including workforce training and jobs.
Visitors to Hawaii are paying more for their hotel room bill, but the number of filled rooms is flat. It’s a trend that has both tourism officials and the travel industry concerned. KHON2 went to the experts to find out how locals and visitors can still get some good deals out there.
The state took action on Friday after KHON2 alerted the Department of Health about a rat problem in Waialua.
A brush fire in Waialua caused a power outage in the area. All customers have power restored.
A teenager was arrested Friday morning on suspicion of robbing a credit union and mini mart. Police sources tell KHON2 the suspect used a BB gun in both cases.
Big Island police say human remains were found at a remote location at the 12,000-foot elevation of Mauna Kea on Friday.
There was a time when bullying happened on the playground or in the neighborhood. These days, bullying takes on many guises including on the internet. How do parents protect their children?
Eleven Ewa Beach homes that were without water service due to a water main break have been restored.
Hawaiian Electric Company wants to warn customers about utility impersonators. Customers have reported receiving telephone calls saying that their electric bill is delinquent and that they’re subject to disconnection.
A new study will take a closer look at diabetes. The $1.5 million, three-year study by Kaiser Permanente Hawaii will study diabetes and key differences among 10 distinct population groups living in the state.
Oceanic Time Warner Cable has blacked out Showtime, The Movie Channel (TMC), Flix, and the Smithsonian Channel in a retransmission dispute between Time Warner… More »
Honolulu police are looking for a male suspect in connection with a theft at a Hawaii Kai surf shop.
More than 50 moms from across Oahu are participating in The Big Latch On. The event also gives mothers a chance to identify with other nursing moms and find comfort in camaraderie.
A 35-year-old woman was kidnapped at knifepoint in Waianae. She was forced into a car, then taken to another location where she was able to escape.
As the University of Hawaii football team opened training camp Friday morning, head coach Norm Chow announced that the book has been closed on offensive coordinator Aaron Price.
Kauai Ocean Safety officials are alerting the public about a strong rip current that is occurring off Nukumoi Point, a rocky islet off Poipu Beach. Signs have been posted at the beach to warn beachgoers of the dangerous rip current and lifeguards will be advising swimmers to stay out of the water in this area.
Big Island police have initiated a theft investigation in connection with a tractor that was stolen from Hilo in June.
The U.S. Department of State has issued a travel alert.
The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued potential for terrorist attacks,… More »