Freshman Hawaii Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard’s first piece of legislation is now law.
A 53-year-old teacher at Sacred Hearts Academy has been fired after he was arrested on a number of sex assault charges.
Ask a child what they want to be when they grow up and you might hear a variety of answers. KHON2 spoke with an Oahu teen who says since the moment she could talk, she’s been destined to make the world a better place.
A Kahaluu man is going to jail for his treatment of his injured dog. A jury found John Jenkins guilty of animal cruelty for amputating his dog’s leg with a pair of scissors.
A man who died in a single-vehicle crash on the Big Island has been identified. Big Island police say 54-year-old Dino Capello of Mountain View was a passenger in the Honda SUV that struck a utility pole on North Glenwood Road Wednesday afternoon.
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The U.S. has warned Americans not to travel to Pakistan and evacuated most government personnel from the country’s second largest city because of a threat to the consulate there, a U.S. official said Friday, the latest example of the danger facing diplomats operating in volatile parts of the Muslim world.
Nagasaki’s mayor has criticized Japan’s government for failing to sign on to an international nuclear disarmament effort as the country marked the 68th anniversary Friday of the atomic bombing of his city.
UPDATE // Board of Water Supply crews have completed repairs to an 8-inch water main located at 1404 Honokahua Street.
Charley Hername appeared in court for the alleged murder of Teresita Hernane.
After a $15 million renovation, the University of Hawaii’s biology laboratories at Edmonson Hall have a new look.
Sen. Brian Schatz is joining with Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin in sponsoring a bill to increase Social Security benefits for seniors by about $65 a month.
Kauai’s historic Coco Palms Resort is getting a new owner. The hotel has been sitting vacant since 1992 when it was damaged by Hurricane Iniki.
The Hawaiian Humane Society accepted 21,000 stray animals last year. But under a new budget, its staff will no longer be responding to calls to pick up loose, sick, or injured animals.
Honolulu City Councilmember Ikaika Anderson has announced his bid for Congress.
A 74-year-old Kauai man accused of driving under the influence was arrested after he crashed a school bus into a boat in Kapaa Thursday morning.
In normal lighting, they look just like any other white rabbits. But flip the switch and turn on a black light, and the furry critters glow green. A University of Hawaii scientist says this approach could lead to new and competitively efficient ways to produce medicines.