President Barack Obama laid the blame for the government’s partial shutdown at the feet of House Speaker John Boehner, escalating a government-shutdown confrontation that was leading headlong into a potentially more damaging clash over the nation’s borrowing authority.
Rookie second baseman Kolten Wong has been named to the Saint Louis 25 man NLDS roster.
There are more than 30 cases of liver damage linked to dietary supplements. Hawaii health officials say it’s getting harder to find out exactly what ingredient is causing the liver damage due to the partial government shutdown.
University of Hawaii junior quarterback Taylor Graham has been medically cleared by team doctors and participated in practice Wednesday.
TOKYO (AP) — Another day, another radioactive-water spill. The operator of the meltdown-plagued Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant says at least 430 liters (110 gallons)… More »
Hanamaulu resident Matthew Madrid, 40, was sentenced to a five-year prison term on Wednesday for fraudulently using his father’s credit card.
The Modern American Circus performed for Kuakini residents, patients, their families and visitors.
Imagine your personal information getting out, wherever the wind takes it. Quite literally, that happened to hundreds of people, until a good Samaritan stepped in to get it stopped with the help of KHON2.
Day two of the partial federal government shutdown is starting to cripple some businesses in Hawaii. With some of Hawaii’s most popular attractions closed, hotels and tour companies are changing itineraries to avoid cancellations.
Charges against a Maui High School teacher accused of sexually exploiting a minor have been dropped.
The Federal Aviation Administration’s safety organization is also being impacted by the government shutdown.
A small watch company on Kauai is causing a worldwide buzz after creating a wristwatch powered by an atomic clock.
UPDATE // A robbery suspect accused of taking selfies with a stolen phone turned himself in Wednesday night.
A 30-year-old California man is dead after he fell off a cliff on Maui.
Residents voiced their concerns on Wednesday about a proposed development in the area of the former Honolulu Advertiser building.
It didn’t take long for the ripple effect of the shutdown to make its way to the commissary. Commissaries across the country are closed. It’s a hardship for commissary employees on furlough and shoppers.
More than 300 tickets were handed out in a Honolulu police sting targeting illegally modified vehicles.
Civilian employees of the Federal government that are furloughed due to the shutdown can file for unemployment benefits from the State of Hawaii. Most… More »
TRAFFIC ALERT // Up to two H-1 Freeway eastbound lanes will be closed tonight, from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. between Likelike Highway and Ward Avenue.
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The Maui Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man accused of stealing a bank card.
A Hawaii-born woman who has lived much of her life with a disorder wants others to know they aren’t alone. Many who live with it, do so in shame and secrecy.
Hawaii’s public schools enrolled 185,273 students in the 2013-14 school year, an increase of 1.1 percent compared to last year’s total of 183,251.
A jury has rejected a claim that the promoter of Michael Jackson’s comeback concerts was negligent in hiring the doctor who killed the superstar with a drug overdose.
UPDATE // The Department of Water is issuing a water conservation request for the Hanalei community until further notice, due to a system malfunction. Area residents are asked to limit water consumption to essential uses only.
A 25-year-old man was taken to the hospital following a traffic crash involving a motorcycle and car.
Findings from a local independent report released by C. Peraro Consulting, LLC assessing the quality of the annual Homeless Point-In-Time count reported that unsheltered homelessness may be underestimated by as much as 40 to 59 percent.