Waikiki Bag Scare

Man arrested after Waikiki bag scare

For a second day in row, HPD's bomb squad was called out to investigate a suspicious package. Friday's scare shut down Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki, causing a traffic mess and forced the evacuation of Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center.…
This Friday, April 19, 2013 image made available by the Massachusetts State Police shows 19-year-old Boston Marathon bombing suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, hiding inside a boat during a search for him in Watertown, Mass. He was pulled, wounded and bloody, from the boat parked in the backyard of a home in the Greater Boston area. Two U.S. officials say the surviving suspect in the Boston bombings was unarmed when police captured him hiding inside a boat in a neighborhood back yard. Authorities originally said they had exchanged gunfire with Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for more than one hour Friday evening before they were able to subdue him. (AP Photo/Massachusetts State Police)

Details learned this week in Boston bombing probe

As the Boston Marathon bombings investigation continues, more information from authorities has emerged that clarifies some earlier reports from officials or provides more details on the suspected bombers, brothers Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev, and their backgrounds.…
Manti Te'o

San Diego Chargers select Te’o as second-round pick in NFL draft

He was passed over in the first round of the National Football League draft, but Hawaii's own Manti Te'o was taken early in the second round and is officially headed to the pros. The San Diego Chargers made Te'o the 38th overall pick in the draft.…
This Friday, April 26, 2013, photo provided by the New York City Police Department shows a piece of landing gear that authorities believe belongs to one of the airliners that crashed into the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, that was found wedged between a mosque and another building, in New York. Police say the medical examiner's office will complete a health and safety evaluation to determine whether to sift the soil around the buildings for possible human remains. (AP Photo/New York City Police Department)

Possible 9/11 plane landing gear part found in NYC

A rusted 5-foot-tall piece of landing gear believed to be from one of the hijacked planes destroyed in the Sept. 11 attacks has been discovered wedged between a mosque site and a luxury high-rise apartment building near the World Trade Center.…
A Bangladeshi rescuer works to break through metal and concrete with a drill at the site of a building that collapsed Wednesday in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday, April 26, 2013.  More than two days after their factory collapsed on them, at least some garment workers were still alive in the corpse-littered debris Friday, pinned beneath tons of mangled metal and concrete. The death toll topped 300 on Friday and it remained unclear what the final grim number would be, as some victims are being pulled from the rubble alive. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)

Death toll in Bangladesh collapse passes 300

With time running out to save workers still trapped in a collapsed garment factory building, rescuers dug through mangled metal and concrete Friday and found more survivors - but also more corpses that pushed the death toll past 300.…
FILE - This April 25, 2013 file photo shows the mother of the two Boston bombing suspects, Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, left, speaking at a news conference in Makhachkala, the southern Russian province of Dagestan. Two government officials tell The Associated Press that U.S. intelligence agencies added the Boston bombing suspects' mother to a federal terrorism database about 18 months before the attack. At right is her sister-in-law Maryam. (AP Photo/Musa Sadulayev, File)

Boston suspect is moved; FBI searches landfill

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhohkar Tsarnaev was moved from a hospital to a federal prison medical center, while FBI agents searched for evidence Friday in a landfill near the college he was attending.…

Therapy dogs help Mont. students with test stress

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — At Montana State University, final exams stress is going to the dogs. The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/11pDoHV ) Intermountain Therapy Animals is bringing dogs to campus this week and next to help students…
Hawai'i Football Haka // KHON2

Black squad tops the White in Warrior Bowl

Quarterback Taylor Graham threw a 30-yard touchdown pass to Donnie King, Jr, with 2:52 left in the fourth quarter lifting the Black Team to a 27-21 victory over the White in the annual Warrior Bowl, Thursday afternoon at the Clarence T.C. Ching Field.…

Military grooms new officers for war in cyberspace

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — The U.S. service academies are ramping up efforts to groom a new breed of cyberspace warriors to confront increasing threats to the nation’s military and civilian computer networks that control everything from…

Military grooms new officers for war in cyberspace

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — The U.S. service academies are ramping up efforts to groom a new breed of cyberspace warriors to confront increasing threats to the nation’s critical computer networks. Students at the Army, Navy and…
Tourism

Tourism industry increases marketing efforts

The state's tourism agency has its work cut out for it this year with travel to the islands expected to slow down so it will concentrate on marketing Hawaii to business travelers and conventions.…
4-25 MANTI

Manti mania spreads during NFL draft

You don't have to be a football fan to get caught up in today's NFL draft. Island residents were hopeful that this would be the day to find out where Manti Te'o will play in the NFL.…