The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation and Federal Transit Administration officials have prepared a Draft Supplemental Environment Impact Study for the rail project after last year’s U.S. District Court ruling.
The founder of a college football and basketball website has grabbed the attention of gridiron fans across the country with a colorful idea.
It’s a sport growing at a really fast pace. Beach volleyball is creating a lot of opportunities for young women looking for higher educations.
The search for victims of a building collapse that killed six people wound down Thursday amid mounting questions about whether the demolition company that was tearing down the structure at the time caused the tragedy by cutting corners.
Local gas prices were a mix of modest increases and a decrease in the surveyed areas compared to last week, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch.
A leaked document has laid bare the monumental scope of the government’s surveillance of Americans’ phone records – hundreds of millions of calls – in the first hard evidence of a massive data collection program aimed at combating terrorism under powers granted by Congress after the 9/11 attacks.
Hawaii Island firefighters responded to a house fire in Honokaa on Wednesday. The incident happened at just before 6 p.m. on Paauilo Hui Loop near Hawaii Belt Road.
A drunk driver was arrested on the Big Island after police say she caused a deadly crash.
Sarah Murnaghan, 10, is getting her wish and will be put on the adult lung transplant list. A U.S. district judge granted her family’s request due to the severity of Murnaghan’s condition.
The Honolulu City Council approved a budget of more than $2 billion for the upcoming fiscal year. It includes all the money Mayor Kirk Caldwell wanted for sewer and road work. The eight Honolulu City Council members who attended Wednesday’s meeting gave the go-ahead for Caldwell’s first operating budget as mayor.
A man accused of sexually assaulting a woman at Maui Mall appeared in court on Wednesday. According to public safety officials, Cowans was released from jail the day before after serving time for violating terms of his probation.
After 23 years, the Honolulu Weekly is shutting down. According to publisher Laurie Carlson, the paper could not maintain revenue.
A nationwide scandal involving sex assault in the military is being called an epidemic. Hawaii troops are part of the national investigation. Officials say there are changes happening from the top down to deal with the problem.
Ocean Safety officials have posted warning signs at Maili Beach Park on Wednesday following a shark sighting.
Sandy Beach has long been considered one of the most dangerous beaches in the world. Often called “Break Neck Beach,” the popular shore break has certainly seen its share of broken necks and backs.
Controversy continues over the building of a new workforce housing condo in Kakaako. Current area rules only allow buildings to be 65-feet high and must be spaced at least 80-feet apart.
It was supposed to be a birthday trip to paradise, but instead a 28-year-old woman from Oregon was found dead on the leeward coast of Oahu. A suspect is behind bars on suspicion of murder, but her family is left with more questions than answers.
Some say music has the power to heal mind, body and soul. A new program at Kapiolani Medical Center aims to do just that.
The $5 million transit art program will highlight and display site-specific work created by artists and integrated into the facility design at the 21 stations along the rail route and at the train control center in Waipahu.
Makani Kai Air Charters announced it will offer five daily round trip flights between Honolulu and Molokai beginning Saturday, June 8.
The medical examiner says there’s no sign Honolulu Police caused a man’s death while he was being arrested. It’s little consolation for the family of Stephen Dinnan.
Big Island police continue to search for a 22-year-old Alaska man wanted for questioning in connection with the death of a 25-year-old woman, whose body was found in waters off Kalapana.