The Honolulu Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the teenager who was killed in a fiery pickup truck crash on Farrington Highway near Makua Cave nearly two weeks ago. The victim was identified as 16-year-old Zain Lalawai of Waianae.
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev downloaded bomb-making instructions from an al-Qaida magazine, gathered online material on Islamic jihad and martyrdom, and later scribbled anti-American messages inside the boat where he lay wounded, a federal indictment charged Thursday.
Board of Water Supply crews are repairing a 24-inch water main near Waialae Beach Park in the Kahala area. At this time, one lane of Kahala Avenue from Kealaolu Avenue is being contraflowed. Waialae Beach Park is also closed as crews repair the water main.
After KHON2 reported about a mainland contractor who left open trenches in Kailua, KHON2 uncovered even more concerns. The same contractor the state used in Kailua, was also hired by the city for repaving work in Wahiawa.
A man who robbed four businesses in Honolulu last year will spend several years in prison. The U.S. attorney’s office says 31-year-old Bob De La Rosa robbed a Walgreens, a clothing store on Ala Moana Boulevard, and two stores in Waikiki.
A public meeting was put on by the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation Wednesday night to inform Kalihi residents of design work involving possible soil testing.
An Oahu man is in critical condition after he was hit by a car Wednesday night. It happened about 7:45 p.m. at the intersection of Kaheka and Makaloa Streets near Ala Moana Center.
The Hawaiian Humane Society calls it a great day for animals and those who care for them. Gov. Neil Abercrombie signed six new laws on Wednesday to help protect them.
Hawaiian Telcom customers lost services for over a day and someone who was trying to steal copper may be to blame. The company says they found a cable that was cut in Pacific Palisades. Nothing was taken, but 200 customers were affected.
Anxiously, former Louisville Cardinal point guard Peyton Siva will await tomorrow’s 2013 NBA draft.
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There’s no question there’s money being generated by thousands of tourists who pay to park and then visit Hanauma Bay. But exactly how much cash is not easily discovered. The Friends of Hanauma Bay is a group of volunteers that run one of Honolulu’s busiest tourist attractions — and it’s falling apart.
The Kauai Police Department is seeking information on a physical altercation involving several individuals that may have taken place early Sunday morning at Polihale State Park.
It’s hard not to notice that our water bills keep going up and up. A series of rate hikes have been taking effect.
A 73-year-old convicted sex offender was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Wednesday. Joseph Costa Rita, of Kalaheo, was convicted of third-degree sexual assault for assaulting a minor under the age of 14 for failing to comply with covered offender requirements.
The Stadium Stars Program and Hawaii Sports Program teaches teens and young adults to learn the game and experience the behind-the-scenes footwork is now accepting applications.
Two Kentucky Fried Chicken locations in Honolulu are scheduled to close in less than a week.
A Big Island man is facing attempted-murder charges after police say he shot another man with a spear gun. The victim was taken to the Hilo Medical Center in critical condition.
For close to half a century local advocates for the deaf community have lobbied to create a center for Hawaii’s silent residents. On Thursday, that dream will be one step closer to becoming a reality.
Board of Water Supply crews are working to repair a 6-inch water main in Kaimuki. At this time, one westbound lane of Waialae Avenue is open from Koko Head Avenue to Center Street.
Gov. Neil Abercrombie says the bills are a central component of the state’s economic and environmental sustainability.
A man who confessed to murdering a visitor in a Waikiki hotel room in July 1996 learned his fate on Wednesday.
Supporters of same-sex marriage mark Wednesday down as historic. The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled legally married same-sex couples should have the same federal benefits as heterosexual couples.
Big Island police are warning the public about a company recently selling magazines door-to-door.
City government offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2013 in observance of the federal Independence Day holiday.