County officials announced that the closure of the Kapa’a swimming pool facility has been extended to the end of November due to a major change in the scope of work for the project.
Big Island firefighters put out a house fire in the Pahoa area early Tuesday morning. The fire broke started around 12:30 a.m. on Lehua Road.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday warned that any “punitive” action taken against Syria for an alleged chemical weapons attack… More »
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel and the U.S. conducted a joint missile test over the Mediterranean on Tuesday, in a display of military prowess as… More »
President Barack Obama’s call for a military strike in Syria won significant momentum Tuesday, with leaders of both parties in Congress announcing they are convinced that Syrian President Bashar Assad used chemical weapons against his own people and that the United States should respond.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is holding its first public hearing about U.S. plans for military intervention in Syria as President Barack Obama seeks to… More »
TOKYO (AP) — The Japanese government announced Tuesday that it is funding a costly, untested subterranean ice wall in a desperate step to stop… More »
Under state law a driver could face a fine for not securing a load. There is a $250 to $500 for the first violation, or as much as $1,000 for a repeat offender.
A sewer line blockage is to blame for the smelly odor lingering in the DFS Galleria Waikiki building that started last week.
Road work was put on hold last week for the back to school jam but the break is over. Road projects will start up again Tuesday.
FINAL UPDATE // Customers were asked to reduce water consumption while crews worked to refill the water tank.
Jerrin Ching was driving on the H-1 Freeway on Sunday morning, when a surfboard crashed through his windshield. The board came within inches of his face.
TOKYO (AP) — Japan will fund some of the costly, long-term projects to control the worrisome and growing leaks of contaminated water at the… More »
Some property owners in Haleiwa town are concerned about possible improvements to Kamehameha Highway.
Fast food workers in 50 cities recently staged protests demanding that their wages be increased. At present, there is no union representing fast food workers. One union official believes it may be time.
Lifelock recently conducted a U.S. survey of more than 700 teens between the ages of 13 to 17 to learn their online and social networking habits.
After Nyad completed the 100-mile swim she made it a point to give credit to her entire support team. Among them, a UH researcher Dr. Angel Yanagihara whose expertise in preventing box jellyfish stings helped Nyad reach her goal.
World War II officially came to an end 68 years ago. On September 2, 1945, the Empire of Japan signed the Japanese instrument of surrender in Tokyo Bay aboard the USS Missouri.
Family and friends got a chance to place lei and make offerings at the Royal Mausoleum where Queen Lili’uokalani is buried.
Folks from across the state got fit Monday, to help Hawaii’s service men and women and their families.
It started as a planned mission to Ghana, Africa to share the art of healing and surfing with villagers. But in the end — it was a very personal and emotional trip for a legendary surfer and cultural expert Tom Stone.
NEW YORK (AP) — Ford is recalling 370,000 cars due to potential corrosion to their steering shaft that may result in loss of steering…. More »
Maui County crews will be making emergency repairs to the Waiakoa Culvert along South Kihei Road
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The final stages are near completion for the launch of a law enforcement social media network designed exclusively for the… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — TV network CBS and cable provider Time Warner Cable have ended their payment dispute and expect programming to resume in… More »
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Looking dazed and sunburned, U.S. endurance swimmer Diana Nyad walked ashore Monday, becoming the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without the help of a shark cage.