In this image provided by Human Rights Watch, NSA leaker Edward Snowden, center, attends a news conference at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport with Sarah Harrison of WikiLeaks, left, Friday, July 12, 2013. Snowden wants to seek asylum in Russia, according to a Parliament member who was among about a dozen activists and officials to meet with him Friday in the Moscow airport where he's been marooned for weeks. Duma member Vyacheslav Nikonov told reporters of Snowden's intentions after the meeting behind closed doors in the transit zone of Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport. (AP Photo/Human Rights Watch, Tanya Lokshina)

Snowden submits request for asylum in Russia

National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden on Tuesday submitted a request for temporary asylum in Russia, his lawyer said, claiming he faces persecution from the U.S. government and could face torture or death.…
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HPD cracking down on electric vehicle parking violators

It's one of the biggest complaints the state received from people who drive electric vehicles: others parking in their charging stations when they're not supposed to. But police are now cracking down on violators.…
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Action Line Consumer Alert: Fake on-line auction sites

A popular way to buy items at a bargain has become a new way for thieves to target you. Thieves are creating on-line auction sites to lure you to spend your money on items that are not for sale. …
Mysterious Urn Found off Diamond Head Beach

Friend reveals clues as more questions emerge about urn found in waters off Oahu

It's a mystery that has captured the hearts and curiosity of many across the nation. A Mililani surfer is on a personal crusade to locate family or friends of a woman whose urn was found floating in the ocean near Diamond Head. While KHON2 has learned more about the deceased woman, there are still many unanswered questions.…
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Crews complete repairs 8-inch water main near Makaha Beach Park

Board of Water Supply crews are responding to an 8-inch water main break on Farrington Highway near Makaha Beach Park. The break was reported to the BWS by contractors working in the area, whose work inadvertently damaged the water main.…
H-1 Freeway near the Aiea Heights Overpass. Courtesy: City & County Traffic Cameras.

H-1 night repair work to close 3 westbound lanes

TRAFFIC ADVISORY Three lanes will be closed on the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction between the Aiea Heights Drive Overpass and the Waipahu off-ramp on Monday night, July 15, through Friday morning, July 19, from 7:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. for viaduct deck repairs.…
Courtesy: Honolulu Emergency Services Department.

3 seriously injured in H-1 crash

Three people were taken to the hospital following a two-vehicle crash on the H-1 Freeway Monday morning.…
A handwritten card is placed among flowers at a small memorial to Canadian actor Cory Monteith outside the Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Sunday July 14, 2013. Monteith's body was found in a room at the hotel Saturday. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

‘Glee’ convention becomes memorial for Monteith

What was supposed to be a weekend celebration of the musical TV series "Glee" turned into an impromptu memorial of song and dance for Cory Monteith after news of the "Glee" co-star's death rocked a "Glee" fan convention in England.…