Students in Hawaii, although thousands of miles away from the tragedy in Boston, are still shaken and shocked by what’s happening. Many of them say there’s a lesson to be learned.
University of Hawaii professors are on edge after several break-ins at their offices. Computers were taken, raising concern about what was on them and whether their offices are vulnerable to more break-ins.
Two men each face possible sentences of more than a century for their roles in numerous property crimes.
Seconds after the Boston Marathon bombs exploded, David Green pulled out his smartphone and took a photo of the chaos developing a couple hundred yards in front of him – the smoke, the people running in panic.
The bodies of 12 people have been recovered from the remnants of a tiny Texas farm town that was rocked by a roaring explosion at a fertilizer plant, authorities said Friday, confirming for the first time the number of people who perished in the accident.
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth this week after the explosions killed three people and wounded more than 180 others, his classmates told The Associated Press on Friday.
The public is invited to participate in the 14th Annual Halau Hula Olana Golf Tournament.
Tamerlan Tsarnaev practiced martial arts and boxing, even aspiring to fight on the U.S. Olympic team. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had been on the wrestling team at a prestigious high school and won a scholarship from the city to pursue higher education. Neighbors recalled the ethnic Chechen brothers, living on a quiet street in Cambridge, Mass., riding bikes and skateboards.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans waiting more than a year for a decision on their disability claims are moving to the front of the line, under a new program announced Friday.
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Honolulu Police responded to an early morning stabbing in Kalihi. One person is dead and two men were booked for murder.
A 19-year-old Massachusetts college student wanted in the Boston Marathon bombing was captured hiding in a boat parked in a backyard Friday night and his older brother lay dead in a furious 24-hour drama that transfixed the nation and paralyzed the Boston area.
Oahu property owners are being warned. The city council has passed a measure that could end up costing you big bucks if your home is considered an eyesore.
Hawaiian Electric Company crews responded to a power outage in the Ahuimanu and Waihee area. The outage was reported around 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
One of two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing is dead and a massive manhunt is underway for another, authorities said early Friday.
It’s been a favorite hangout spot at Ala Moana Center for nearly 30 years. But on Thursday, some long-time customers got the sad news. Zippy’s is closing at the end of the month.
A mother is outraged over the treatment of her first grade daughter at school. It’s an incident that’s raising questions about the teacher training when it comes to disciplining students and why this one particular teacher had no idea she had crossed the line.
Reverse mortgages have been around for a while, but even those in the business of providing will tell you, they’re not for everybody.
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says there is no tsunami threat for Hawaii after a powerful earthquake was reported near northern Japan.
As many as 15 people are feared dead in Texas from a blast that also damaged homes and knocked people off their feet. The explosion happened at a fertilizer plant in west Texas. The facility held tons of ammonium nitrate — an extremely hazardous material that is also sold in Hawaii.
Although details are still being hashed out, many teachers are pleased with the contract and the evaluations
Retired auto dealer James Pflueger rejected a plea agreement Thursday on manslaughter charges for the 2006 Ka Loko dam break. Seven years after that tragic day, the case is finally heading to trial.
With the swipe of a pen, a new contract for Hawaii public school teachers was finalized on Thursday.
People keep asking Joe Berti if he feels unlucky. A bomb exploded at the finish line of the Boston Marathon seconds after Berti finished the race. Two days later, he was in his home state of Texas when he saw a fertilizer plant explode near Waco.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation took action after a suspicious package was delivered to its Kapolei headquarters on Thursday.
It’s not just cigarette smokers finding themselves with fewer places to light up. With the popularity of electronic — or e-cigarettes — rising, many places are restricting where they can and can’t be used. The latest place? The bus.
NASA’s planet-hunting telescope has discovered two planets that seem like ideal places for some sort of life to flourish. They are just the right size and in just the right place near their star.