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.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama has told congressional leaders he still won’t negotiate over re-opening the government or raising… More »
A Kona man has been charged with two offenses in connection with the theft of a pickup truck from Kona International Airport at Keahole.
The pressure is on for the federal government and states running their own health insurance exchanges to get the systems up and running after… More »
UPDATE // A large explosion startled many workers in Kalihi Wednesday morning. According to Hawaiian Electric Company, a passing vehicle snagged some electrical lines, snapping the wires.
Big Island police are searching for a couple wanted for questioning in connection with a robbery.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Business leaders are taking sides with Democratic President Barack Obama after failing to persuade their traditional Republican allies in Congress to… More »
President Barack Obama summoned congressional leaders to the White House on the second day of a partial government shutdown that has furloughed hundreds of thousands of workers and closed military cemeteries as far away as France. Republican leaders welcomed the Wednesday afternoon meeting but questioned whether Democrats were ready to deal.
Honolulu Police Department Capt. Andrew Lum answers this week’s question regarding animals in a moving car.
The UH women’s basketball team tipped off practices at Tuesday afternoon.
The high school football showdown between top-ranked Punahou and Saint Louis is taking place Friday at Aloha Stadium.