The Honolulu Medical Examiner’s Office identified the man as 57-year-old Kazutaka Uemiya from Japan.
A special agent on trial for murder has taken the stand in his own defense. Christopher Deedy is charged with fatally shooting Kollin Elderts at a Waikiki McDonald’s in Nov. 2011.
After years of delay, Maj. Nidal Hasan stood trial Tuesday in a court-martial for the shooting rampage at Fort Hood that left 13 people dead and more than 30 people wounded at the Texas military base on Nov. 5, 2009.
Honolulu firefighters put out a dumpster fire in Waikiki Tuesday morning.
The operator of the wrecked Fukushima nuclear power plant said Tuesday it is struggling with its latest efforts to stop contaminated underground water leaks from running into the sea.
Waimea Bay is famous around the world for its giant waves during the winter time. But during this time of year, schools of opelu come into the bay and fishermen line the beach.
An ATV was stolen from Chun’s Reef of Oahu sometime between Sunday night and Monday morning. Ocean safety officials are asking for the public’s help to find it.
A white tip shark was spotted in Waikiki on Monday.
It could be a smoother ride this school year for thousands of Hawaii’s public school students. On Monday, the state kicked off a new school bus transportation system.
Many on O’ahu are receiving an energy rebate check, some for thousands of dollars. But it’s fake and a ruse to try to get you to buy other products. More than one-hundred people have asked the Hawaii Better Business Bureau about it.
Last year was the inaugural year for the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra. And while artistically, organizers say it hit all the right notes, financially it was still a struggle. So, there will be some changes.
Social media came to the rescue in the case of a stolen truck on the Big Island.
HAWAIIGAS is warning its residential customers about a scheme involving an individual impersonating a HAWAIIGAS employee in an attempt to gain access to their property.
Fire officials say the cause of a fire that started around 7:30 a.m. Saturday started in the garage area.
Big Island police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man wanted for using a stolen credit card.
Gov. Neil Abercrombie has released more than $12.9 million for capital improvement projects that include priority work at National Guard and State Civil Defense facilities, repairs and energy cost-saving measures for health facilities, and a new home for the Youth Challenge Academy program on the Big Island.
Maui police are looking for a 55-year-old man who may be involved in an attempted murder that happened Sunday in Kahului
Farrington High School’s auditorium continues to sit idle after a 40-foot section of the building’s roof collapsed in Nov. 2012, but repairs are in the works.
The redesigned wing at Farrington will house its Law and Justice Academy, Sports Industry Academy, and Business Academy. Farrington has five other academies, including Health, Teacher Cadet, Engineering, Creative Arts and Technology, and Culinary academies.
A Honolulu photographer is gaining international attention for his images capturing a shocking and revolting amount of trash in the ocean.
Emergency medical officials say a 57-year-old man is in critical condition and was transported to the hospital.
It was back to school on Monday for public school students across the state. The young students at Washington Middle School are ready for the challenges of a new school year.