Gov. Neil Abercrombie says he’ll decide soon about calling a special session on same-sex marriage. He met with House Democrats and Republicans behind closed doors Friday, discussing concerns about the draft of the gay marriage bill handed out last week.
A brush fire in Kaumakani rekindled several times before it was fully extinguished late Thursday night.
With school back in session, it’s hard to believe there are so many children without the necessary school supplies. KHON2′s Laulima Giving Program helps to put things like pens and paper into the hands of needy keiki.
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Beset by divisions at home and abroad, President Barack Obama candidly acknowledged deep challenges Friday in pursuing support for… More »
Items seized by law enforcement in connection with criminal activities are going to the auction block.
The former principal of a Waipahu elementary school has been charged with tampering with a government record, according to the Attorney General’s office.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Johnson & Johnson is recalling 200,000 bottles of Motrin Infants formula due to the risk that they contain tiny plastic particles…. More »
Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and other charges following his indictment in the killing of a friend authorities say was shot five times in an industrial park.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration says consumers shouldn’t worry too much about levels of arsenic in rice — but should vary… More »
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Ten members of the Group of 20 international economies joined the United States in accusing the Syrian government of… More »
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — President Barack Obama held a surprise meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin amid tensions between the U.S. and Russia… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy is producing jobs at a subpar pace — a trend the Federal Reserve will weigh in deciding this… More »
Honolulu police have opened an attempted-murder investigation after an early-morning stabbing in Kalihi.
TOKYO (AP) — The Japanese master of whimsical animation, Hayao Miyazaki, has retired before. This time, he says he really means it.
Miyazaki is… More »
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea announced Friday that it was banning all fish imports from along Japan’s northeastern coast because of what… More »
The Honolulu Police Department says it will not pursue any criminal charges after a boy fell out of a fifth-floor window.
The Hawaii Kai Marina Association says the sludge from the project will not be removed from the site until the city tells them that SER Trucking has obtained the proper permits.
Laniakea is a place where there’s lots of traffic especially when people want to see green sea turtles. The community went to a meeting to find out what can be done about it.
ATLANTA (AP) — Children — like adults — are increasingly trying electronic cigarettes, according to the first large national study to gauge use by… More »
The state has not finished with their Mililani Mauka traffic study yet even though money for it was approved three years ago. The state is already leaning towards one particular traffic solution.
Kauai Island Utility Cooperative (KIUC) wants to remind residents to use care when picking fruit or trimming trees near overhead power lines.
It was a single punch that turned deadly after a Makakilo man fell and hit his head on the sidewalk. That’s what prosecutors in the manslaughter trial of Royce Gouveia argued in court Thursday.
It’s a sad lesson for some kindergarten students at Pauoa Elementary School. Their garden was ruined by vandals.
KHON2 investigates where construction waste goes and what the plan is in light of the big building boom ahead.