Honolulu fire officials have completed their investigation of a fire at 1095 Beretania Street. Officials classified the cause of the fire as incendiary.
A Schofield woman apparently drowned at Papailoa Beach in Haleiwa on Monday, according to the Honolulu Emergency Services Department.
A man hired to fix a home is the suspect behind an arson fire in Enchanted Lakes. Ozane Alexander Mosley, Jr. is charged with setting fire to the home in May, causing $54,000 in damage.
Some Waikiki residents say crime in their neighborhood isn’t limited to car break-ins and apartment burglaries. Residents say random bicycles are often found in the area, then taken apart and littered along the street.
As an alternative to smoking, electronic cigarettes have exploded in popularity, but researchers say there is no evidence yet that e-cigs are any healthier than regular cigarettes.
Officials say the front landing gear of a plane arriving at New York’s LaGuardia Airport collapsed as the aircraft touched down on the runway. The Federal Aviation Administration says the plane landed safely.
The Christopher Deedy murder trial moved into week three on Monday with testimony from Deedy’s friend. Fraternity brother and friend Adam Gutowski testified he had a text message from Deedy that there would be “craziness” that night.
UPDATE // Honolulu police reopened Kamehameha Highway in Wahiawa after a vehicle crashed into a pole. Police reopened both directions of Kamehameha Highway near Karsten Thot Bridge shortly before 1:30 p.m.
George Zimmerman helped rescue four people from an overturned vehicle last week, just days after he was cleared of all charges in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, officials said Monday.
A Kapaa man who died while fishing in waters off Kauai’s south shore Friday afternoon has been identified. Kauai police have identified the man as 59-year-old Paul Guenther of Kapaa.
Big Island police are investigating the theft of two golf carts from a golf course in Kona last month.
University of Hawaii Cancer Center Prevention and Control Program researchers found that smokers who use electronic or e-cigarettes as a tool to stop smoking tend to be younger and more motivated to quit smoking as compared to other smokers.
Champagne bottles popped and shouts of “Hip! Hip! Hooray!” erupted outside Buckingham Palace on Monday as Britain welcomed the birth of Prince William and his wife Kate’s first child, a boy who is now third in line to the British throne.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY // The city began a major road project on King Street between River and Bethel Streets. There will be multiple lane closures Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
New information regarding the limousine fire that killed five women on the San Mateo Bridge in Northern California in May.
A popular hiking spot has become a hot spot for crime and congestion, and neighbors are fed up. The state is now looking ways they can help restore the neighborhood around Maunawili Falls.
In July, the City Council passed two smoking ban bills. On Sunday, Mayor Kirk Caldwell signed them into law. From now until Jan.1, city officials will post signs and spread the word about the smoking ban, educating residents, and visitors about what happens if they get caught.
Thousands attended the 43rd Annual Ukulele Festival in Waikiki Sunday. Those who attended the festival enjoyed music being played by about 800 keiki.
There’s a new contender for Hawaii’s 1st Congressional District seat. State Sen. Will Espero (D) announced Sunday he’ll throw his hat in the ring for the seat being vacated by current Representative Colleen Hanabusa.
Mayor Kirk Caldwell signed into law Sunday two bills banning smoking at city parks and at TheBus stops.
Noriko Uno was afraid of driving fast, often avoiding the freeway and taking the same route every day from her Upland home to and from her family’s sushi restaurant. She had put only 10,000 miles on her 2006 Camry in about four years.
The Transpacific Yacht Race from California to Hawaii is one of the most prestigious yacht races in the world.
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The trustee of a deceased Manoa estate found a human skull in his former client’s home.
Mayor Caldwell is signing two bills Sunday banning smoking at city parks and bus stops. The bills were passed by the City Council earlier this month.
Hawaii’s oldest and largest non-competitive hula festival was held Saturday.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The New Zealand capital Wellington was rattled by a strong magnitude 6.9 earthquake on Sunday that broke water mains, smashed… More »