Food & Wine Festival

Hawaii Food & Wine Festival

THIS WEEKEND It's known as the premier epicurean destination event in the Pacific, an annual festival co-founded by Chefs Roy Yamaguchi and Alan Wong. The Hawaii Food and Wine Festival started with an event on Maui last weekend and has been going on all week long, with wine tastings, cooking demos, and field trips.…
Bruno Mars performs at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

Bruno Mars to sing at halftime of Super Bowl

NEW YORK (AP) — Grammy-winner Bruno Mars will perform at halftime of the Super Bowl. The NFL made the announcement ahead of the kickoff of games on Sunday, with Mars join...…
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Tokyo has been awarded the 2020 Olympics, capitalizing on its reputation as a "safe pair of hands" and defying concerns about the Fukushima nuclear crisis. Tokyo defeated Istanbul in the final round of secret voting Saturday by the International Olympic Committee. Madrid was eliminated earlier after an initial tie with Istanbul.

Tokyo will host 2020 Olympics

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Olympics on Saturday, capitalizing on its reputation as a “safe pair of hands” and defying conc...…
The 'Cross', left, intersecting steel beams found in the rubble of 6 World Trade Center and a fragment of a trident column, center, one of 84 that formed the exterior structure of each tower are displayed during a media tour of the National September 11 Memorial and Museum, Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, in New York. Construction is racing ahead inside the museum as the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks draws near. Several more large artifacts have been installed in the cavernous space below the World Trade Center memorial plaza. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Sept 11 Museum putting hallowed artifacts in place

Click here for slideshow of the September 11 Museum  NEW YORK (AP) — Far below the earth where the twin towers once stood, a cavernous museum on hallowed ground is finall...…
Department of Transportation

H3 lights to be fixed by October

The state Department of Transportation says the lights on the H-3 will be fixed by the end of next month.…
Krystal Schlechter

Hawaii student watches NASA launch spacecraft to the moon

UH Hilo sophomore Krystal Schlechter is a summer intern with the Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems or PISCES. She will be one of those watching the NASA spacecraft launch in Virginia on Friday. …
Hokulea

UH Lab School students meet Hokulea navigation team

With just nine months before Hokulea and Hikianalia embark on the international portion of their worldwide voyage, students at the University Lab school got a chance to hear first hand from navigators and apprentice navigators about to be tested.…
Driver's License - DMV

Lawsuit seeks driver’s license exam in other languages

Immigrants are being discriminated against by the state because they can't take the driver's license test in their native language. That's the basis of a federal lawsuit filed against the state Friday.…
Fish

Radiation leaks in Japan lead to fish worries in Hawaii

Growing public worry over radiation contamination has prompted South Korea to ban fish imports from Japan. The move is stirring concern in Hawaii whether the seafood coming into the state is safe.…