Many people are wondering how widespread the local effects of the government shutdown will be. From furloughs to one of the state’s main tourist attractions being closed, Hawaii is going to be affected.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A comparison of rival House and Senate bills aimed at preventing a partial government shutdown Tuesday:
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Thousands spent the day on pins and needles as the federal government moved closer to shutting down. From Social Security to passports, many people headed to the federal building just in case.
Commissaries used by service members and their families could be closing their doors within days.
More than 3,000 shipyard workers at Pearl Harbor will be furloughed as a result of the budget impasse at Congress. Some will be kept on the job, but they won’t be paid until a budget is approved.
For the first time in nearly two decades, the federal government staggered into a partial shutdown Monday at midnight after congressional Republicans stubbornly demanded changes in the nation’s health care law as the price for essential federal funding and President Barack Obama and Democrats adamantly refused.
Big Island police have charged the man arrested in connection with the discharge of a firearm in the Mountain View area Sunday afternoon.
A dead snake was turned over to the Hawaii Department of Agriculture (HDOA) last week after it was apparently run over and killed by a Windward motorist on the Pali Highway on Sept. 22.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Getting covered under President Barack Obama’s health care law might take you more than one sitting. In a media preview Monday,… More »
The home on 1133 Ikena Circle is dubbed Hi’ilani, meaning “In the Arms of Heaven.”
QR codes are making their way to Hawaii. They’re simple bar codes that smartphone users can scan and be linked to websites, for business information and coupons.
Big Island police have charged two men with various offenses stemming from an incident early Saturday morning in Hilo.