Laniakea - Kamehameha Highway traffic

City, state target solutions to traffic mess at Laniakea

A traffic light, crosswalk, even a tunnel. Those have been some of the possible solutions to the traffic mess at Laniakea on Oahu's North Shore. Now, after years of talk, the city and state are targeting specific short and long-term solutions.…
Ala Moana food court

Lawsuit over Ala Moana vent death allowed to continue

A lawsuit against Ala Moana Center for a death on their property will be allowed to continue. But with some caveats. The Hawaii Supreme Court issued a ruling on the 2005 case, where 22-year-old Jasmine Fry died at the mall after getting stuck in an exhaust duct.…
Lanai

New book reveals Ellison’s plans for Lanai

Larry Ellison says he wants to turn Lanai into a little utopian society. The billionaire shares some of his most revealing plans since purchasing the island in a new book, "The Billionaire and the Mechanic."…
Courtesy: Coast Guard

Boat capsizes after Kauai fisherman catches 230 pound ahi

A 54-year-old Kauai man was rescued when his vessel capsized approximately 10 miles southwest of Kauai on Friday. Anthony Wichman of Koloa was fishing in the area when he hooked a 230 pound ahi that subsequently capsized his boat.…
Pineapple Camp

City offers $1.88M to settle federal spending concerns

The Aloha Gardens Project is supposed to be an oasis for the disabled and elderly. A major concern Housing and Urban Development had with one aspect of that project was a camp -- its management and whether it was serving its intended use.…
Road Work

Crews conducting sewer work in Honolulu next week

Traffic Advisory The City’s Department of Environmental Services says traffic will be affected next week as construction crews rehabilitate wastewater pipes in and around the Honolulu area.…
Courtesy: Jim Aikman, www.jimaikman.com.

Ancient Hawaiian village discovered on Kauai

It's a piece of history that some say was overlooked by progress of the western world. But an ancient Hawaiian village in Poipu on Kauai is showing signs of life again.…
Kailua Stabbing

Victim identified in Kailua stabbing

The Honolulu Medical Examiner's Office has identified the man who was fatally stabbed at Kailua District Park on July 12.…
FILE - In this July 6, 2013, file photo, firefighters, lower center, stand by a tarpaulin sheet covering the body of a Chinese teen struck by a fire truck during the emergency response to the crash of Asiana Flight 214 at the San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco. Airline pilots spend nearly all their time monitoring automated cockpit systems rather than “hand-flying” planes, but their brains aren’t wired to continually pay close attention to instruments that rarely fail or show discrepancies,  industry and government experts say. As a result, pilots may see but not register signs of trouble, a problem that is showing up repeatedly in accidents and may have been a factor in the Asiana crash. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Coroner: Teen in Asiana crash killed by vehicle

A teenager survived the Asiana Airlines crash in San Francisco only to be struck and killed by a fire vehicle rushing to fight a blaze that broke out on the plane, authorities said on Friday.…