Protesters representing the Occupy Wall Street movement, rally on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, in Washington Square Park in New York. It has been two years since protesters first pitched tents in lower Manhattan, sparking the movement against corporate greed known as Occupy Wall Street. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Occupy Wall Street activists mark 2nd anniversary

NEW YORK (AP) — About 100 members of Occupy Wall Street returned Tuesday to the small plaza near the New York Stock Exchange that once teemed with thousands of people pro...…
This aerial photo shows aftermath of a massive fire that burned a large portion of the Seaside Park boardwalk, Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, in Seaside Park, N.J. The fire, which apparently started Thursday in an ice cream shop and spread several blocks, hit the recently repaired boardwalk, which was damaged last year by Superstorm Sandy. (AP Photo/The Asbury Park Press, Bob Bielk)

NJ boardwalk fire linked to Sandy-damaged wiring

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — The massive fire that destroyed part of a Jersey shore boardwalk and scores of businesses began accidentally by wiring damaged in Superstorm Sa...…
A man who would identify himself only as a Navy Yard employee walks to lay a bouquet of flowers by an anchor outside of the closed Washington Navy Yard in Washington, on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, the day after a gunman launched an attack inside the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, spraying gunfire on office workers in the cafeteria and in the hallways at the heavily secured military installation in the heart of the nation's capital. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Gunman in Navy Yard rampage was hearing voices

WASHINGTON (AP) — The former Navy reservist who killed 12 people at the Washington Navy Yard had been hearing voices and was being treated for mental illness in the week...…
FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2007 file photo, people uses the internet during the Internet Governance Forum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. President Dilma Rousseff has ordered a series of measures aimed to divorce itself from the U.S.-centric Internet and at greater Brazilian online independence and security following revelations that the U.S. National Security Agency intercepted her communications, hacked into the state-owned Petrobras oil company’s network and spied on Brazilians who entrust their personal data to U.S. tech companies such as Facebook and Google.(AP Photo/Ricardo Moraes, File)

Brazil looks to break from US-centric Internet

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil plans to divorce itself from the U.S.-centric Internet over Washington’s widespread online spying, a move that many experts fear w...…
This booking photo provided by the Fort Worth Police Department shows Aaron Alexis, arrested in September, 2010, on suspicion of discharging a firearm in the city limits. The FBI has identified Alexis, 34, as the gunman in the Monday, Sept. 16, 2013 shooting rampage at at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington that left thirteen dead, including himself. (AP Photo/ Fort Worth Police Department)

Gunman in Navy Yard shooting was in Navy Reserves

Aaron Alexis seems a study in contradictions: a former Navy reservist, a Defense Department contractor, a convert to Buddhism who was taking an online course in aeronautics. But he also had flashes of temper that led to run-ins with police over shootings in Fort Worth, Texas, and Seattle. …
FILE - In this June 18, 2013, file photo, Gen. Keith B. Alexander, director of the National Security Agency and head of the U.S. Cyber Command, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. When it comes to the balance between civil liberties and the war on terrorism, Americans seem to want the best of both. By an almost 20-point margin, they say it’s more important for the government to protect the rights and freedoms of citizens than to keep the public safe from terrorism. Yet by an equally large margin, they say it is sometimes necessary to sacrifice rights and freedoms in order to stop terrorists. The revelation of massive government surveillance via NSA documents released to the media by Edward Snowden caused just a small shift in the public’s preference toward rights over safety, yet majorities still want both (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

DIGITS: Ambivalence on civil liberties, terrorism

When it comes to the balance between civil liberties and the war on terrorism, Americans seem to want the best of both worlds. By an almost 20-point margin in a recent pol...…
FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2013 file photo, English actress Lily Collins attends the premiere of the film "Cazadores de Sombras, Ciudad de Huesos" ("The Mortal Instruments, City of Bones") at Callao cinema in Madrid, Spain. If you’re curious about Lily Collins and head to the Internet to find out, beware, McAfee has ranked the actress as the most dangerous celeb to search for online. (AP Photo/Abraham Caro Marin, File)

McAfee: Collins most ‘dangerous’ celeb search

NEW YORK (AP) — If you’re curious about Lily Collins and head to the Internet to find out, beware — McAfee has ranked the actress as the most dangerous celeb to sear...…
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‘Manoa Rapist’ to stay in prison for now, release options coming

He terrorized an Oahu neighborhood in the 1980s, raping 16 women. On Monday, the man known as the “Manoa Rapist” went before a parole board, asking for a second chance. KHON2 found out that while he won't be getting out soon, he is a step closer to being released for a test-run at freedom. …
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New clues emerge after decomposed body found in Waipio ravine

A day after a decomposed and dismembered body was found in Waipio, investigators were back at the scene looking for new clues. Now, Honolulu police are asking for the public's help in identifying the body, releasing pictures of the victim's tattoos.…
Bill Gates, founder of the software company Microsoft, speaks during a press conference after a meeting with German Development Aid Minster Dirk Niebel, unseen, in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

Combined net worth of America’s richest rises

The only member of the Forbes 400 that calls Hawaii home is Pierre Omidyar (#47) with a net worth of $8.5 billion NEW YORK (AP) — Life is good for America’s super we...…