Two people are in police custody on drug charges after police served a search warrant at their house.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration said Wednesday it will stop enforcing a law that blocks benefits to partners of military veterans in same-sex… More »
A murder suspect who led authorities on a manhunt after escaping from state custody was back in court Wednesday.
U.S. Representative Colleen Hanabusa received the endorsements of the Hawaii Laborers Union, Local 368, United Public Workers AFSCME Local 646, Hawaii Masons Union, Local #1 and Local #630, the Hawaii Sheet Metal Workers Union, Local 293, and the Hawaii Longshore Division -Statewide, in her race for the United States Senate.
A building’s surveillance cameras offer clues to how a 3-year-old boy fell from a fifth-floor window.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Grocery retailer Safeway, Inc. will pay $600,000 and has agreed to a nationwide reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from refrigeration… More »
Honolulu firefighters were called to Hawaii Kai Wednesday morning after a brush fire was reported.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Travelers could soon be able to keep their shoes on while going through security at more airports around the country.
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BEIRUT (AP) — Al-Qaida-linked rebels launched an assault on a regime-held Christian mountain village in the densely populated west of Syria and new clashes… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s request for speedy congressional backing of a military strike in Syria advanced in the Senate on Wednesday, hours… More »
A Senate panel has voted to give President Barack Obama the authority to use military force against Syria in response to a deadly chemical weapons attack.
In an impassioned appeal for support both at home and abroad, President Barack Obama said Wednesday the credibility of the international community and Congress is on the line in the debate over how to respond to the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria. As Obama made his case overseas, legislators on Capitol Hill debated whether a proposed resolution authorizing military force would shift the momentum after more than two years of Syrian civil war.
A Kakaako business went up in flames and fire investigators know it was maliciously set. It’s eerily similar to another fire that broke just days ago in Palolo, which was also a case of arson with another local business as the target.
Honolulu police are investigating a possible arson case in Nuuanu.
Three people were injured after an accident in Honokaa on the Big Island.
There are now certain areas on campus where students can no longer ride their bicycle or skateboard, or use other “coasting devices” especially when it’s crowded.
Castle Medical Center and the Hawaii Pacific Health’s network of four hospitals will now be able to connect their patients electronic medical records through the state’s health information exchange.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A magnitude 6.5 earthquake was recorded Tuesday in waters off Alaska’s remote Aleutian Islands region, where a 7.0 quake hit… More »
UPDATE // Honolulu police have reopened the portion of Pensacola Street by McKinley High School after a gas leak Tuesday night.
Corrections official: Ohio man who held 3 women captive for a decade has committed suicide.
A Waimanalo musician was sentenced in federal court on Tuesday for smuggling more than 20 pounds of marijuana from San Francisco to Honolulu.
There could be more trouble for the trucking company that causes a major traffic jam on the H-1 Freeway over the weekend. SER trucking was hauling a load that spilled on the freeway Saturday, causing a massive traffic jam.