It was an attempt to break a world record, but perhaps more importantly, an opportunity to build morale and esprit de corps for the U.S. Army.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama memorialized the victims of the Washington Navy Yard shooting as patriots but also individuals — one with a… More »
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Some of surfing’s biggest names aren’t just catching waves. They’re also talking about making them.
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Kenyan officials said security forces controlled nearly all of an upscale mall on Monday, two days after it was seized by members of a Somali terrorist group who invaded with guns blazing, killing at least 62 people.
Kauai firefighters extinguished a brush fire in Wailua.
The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a marine weather statement that a north-northeast swell is peaking Sunday night and Monday morning.
A hit-and-run driver made quite a mess in Pearl City.
A road in Waianae is closed due to a water main break. Nine Board of Water Supply customers along Piliuka Place lost service when a 12 inch main ruptured at about 10:45 a.m. Sunday.
UPDATE // Hawaiian Telcom says some of its customers in the Kailua-Kona area were impacted by service disruptions starting at about 5 p.m. Sunday. The company says all impacted services have been restored.
The state has kicked off yearlong project, which means major road closures.
The state hosted the annual event at the Koko Head shooting complex in East Oahu.
Ranchers in Kahuku are asking for the public’s help. They say thieves stole 23 of their goats, worth about $10,000.
The Likelike Highway has been reopened after a vehicle fire inside the Wilson Tunnel.
The Kapiolani Health Foundation got some financial help for the first phase of its multi-year master plan.
A 23-year-old woman is in serious condition after jumping about 70 feet off Maunawili Falls in windward Oahu.
The Honolulu film premiere of “Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie Aikau” takes places Sunday afternoon at the Hawaii Theatre.
U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 edition of “America’s Best Colleges” ranked the Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawaii at Manoa… More »
HONG KONG (AP) — The year’s most powerful typhoon slammed into southern China on Sunday evening, forcing hundreds of flight cancellations, shutting down shipping… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Stung by public unease about new details of spying by the National Security Agency, President Barack Obama selected a panel of… More »
HONG KONG (AP) — The year’s most powerful typhoon had Hong Kong in its crosshairs on Sunday after sweeping past the Philippines and Taiwan… More »
The state reopened Keehi Lagoon to the public Saturday after it was closed for a week, due to the molasses spill. The state Department of Health announced Friday that water samples in Keehi Lagoon showed that oxygen levels are back and it’s safe to reopen to the public.
Hawaii Island firefighters say they got the call around 11:30 p.m. Friday after a home on Kopaa Street in Eden Roc subdivision caught fire.
There are some big issues facing our fighting forces as the war in Afghanistan winds down. The National Guard is figuring out how to deal with things like budget cuts and helping military members transition back into society.
Honolulu Police are looking for Less Schnabel Sr.who’s wanted for two, $20,000 warrants.
Honolulu Police arrested a 21-year-old man in Waikiki around 2:30 a.m. Saturday after he tried to steal a police car.