It’s a most wanted list that continues to grow. From brown tree snakes to coqui frogs, many pests have invaded the islands over the years.
Michelle Kay, a Kalakaua Middle science teacher, was surprised Monday as Hawaii’s latest recipient of the prestigious Milken Educator Award. The national award recognizes outstanding excellence in education and includes a $25,000 cash prize.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is driving ahead with a dramatic reduction in sulfur in gasoline and tailpipe emissions, declaring that cleaner air… More »
Diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder called Edwards syndrome, CopperRose Keona Harai turned one year old a few weeks ago. Her birthday was a momentous occasion because 90 percent of babies like her don’t live past 12 months.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is once again the world’s richest person. Forbes magazine announced its ranking of the world’s billionaires Monday.
Several University of Hawaii athletes gathered at Kuhio Elementary School Monday for Read Across America Day.
A new National Park Service report for 2012 shows that nearly 1.5 million visitors to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park spent more than $113 million in communities near the park.
A medical group of epilepsy experts on Monday called on the federal government to reconsider classifying marijuana as a dangerous drug so its impact… More »
Local casting for ‘Jurassic World’ isn’t over yet. An open call has now been scheduled for Kauai.
Ellen DeGeneres’ celeb-studded selfie from the most-watched Oscars telecast in a decade was a landmark social media moment.
A new online extortion cyber threat called CryptoLocker could affect anyone who has a computer, and especially people who use Facebook.
Qualifying families can begin applying for state subsidies to help pay for tuition at licensed Hawaii preschools.
Two people suspected of damaging a glass door at Iolani Palace are in trouble once again. One is behind bars and the other is now wanted by police.
A lei-making contest will be held in Hilo during the Merrie Monarch Festival next month.
Maui police have reopened Haleakala Crator Road after a downed tree.
A spot in Waikiki that’s been there since the 1950s will soon be a thing of the past.
NEW YORK (AP) — Arby’s has won the bid for Pharrell’s famous hat.
The fast food restaurant announced Sunday it paid $44,100 for the… More »
CrimeStoppers and the Honolulu Police Department have issued a statement that Yoshiki Doi has been found.
After a day filled with rain and high surf, KHON checked up on Rocky Point where a number of homes were threatened by beach erosion.
Hundreds of people braved the wet conditions outside for a chance to be in a movie.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government says its offices in the Washington area will be closed Monday due to the winter storm moving into… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Geological Service says a magnitude 6.7 earthquake has struck in the East China Sea north of the Japanese… More »
A homeless man is fighting for his life after getting stabbed. The suspect is still on the loose, but police have an idea who it might be.
Investigators are continuing to look into the deadly plane crash on Lanai. All of the remaining debris has now been moved to a secure facility where they can get a better look at the damage.