Oahu Community Correctional Center

OCCC guard accused of sending naked photos to coworker

A lawsuit has been filed against the State Department of Public Safety and a male adult corrections officer at the Oahu Community Correctional Center. The lawsuit claims he sent a female officer naked pictures of himself, as well as text messages asking her to have sex.…
Jeannette Ostrow

Kahala assault victim describes random attack

Kahala is often thought of as one of the safest neighborhoods on Oahu. But all that was shattered for one long-time resident early Monday evening when she was attacked in her front yard, picked up, and slammed to the ground.…
K-9 Vest Donation

Protective K-9 vests donated to Hawaii sheriffs

Some of Hawaii's finest received a big donation Thursday. The non-profit organization Vested Interest in K-9s donated five bulletproof and stab proof vests to the Department of Public Safety Sheriff Division.…
Gas

AAA Hawaii: Gas prices drop in Honolulu

Hawaii's average price for regular gasoline remained mostly unchanged except for price declines in Honolulu which pushed down the state average compared to a week ago, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch. …
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, second right, wearing a red helmet, is briefed about a chemical dam by Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant chief Akira Ono, second left, as he inspects an area along the coast between the No. 1 and No. 2 reactors during his tour to the tsunami-crippled plant in Okuma, Fukushima Prefecture, northeastern Japan, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013. During his three-hour tour, Abe was shown some of the 1,000 tanks containing radioactive water, a water treatment equipment and the chemical dam being installed along the coast — steps meant to contain the radiation-contaminated water leakage. (AP Photo/Japan Pool) JAPAN OUT

5.3-magnitude earthquake hits Japan’s Fukushima

DENVER (AP) — A 5.3-magnitude earthquake has hit the Japanese prefecture that is home to the nuclear power plant crippled in the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. The...…
FILE - In this April 24, 2012, file photo, Motion Picture of Association of America of Chief Executive Chris Dodd speaks during his CinemaCon State of the Industry address in Las Vegas. The music and movie industries are sounding the alarms again on online piracy, contending that illegal downloads are on the rise and that search engines like Google aren’t doing enough to stop it. Dodd joined several House lawmakers in telling reporters that "as the Internet’s gatekeepers, search engines share a responsibility to play a constructive role in not directing audiences to illegitimate content." (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)

INFLUENCE GAME: Industry sounds alarm on piracy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The music and movie industries are sounding the alarm again on online piracy, saying illegal downloads are on the rise and search engines like Google...…