Courtesy: Rick Tashima

Crews repair broken water main in Kaimuki

Board of Water Supply crews are working to repair a 6-inch water main in Kaimuki. At this time, one westbound lane of Waialae Avenue is open from Koko Head Avenue to Center Street.…
fireworks show

Fourth of July holiday schedule

City government offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2013 in observance of the federal Independence Day holiday.…
Aaron Hernandez

Pats release Hernandez following arrest

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was taken from his home in handcuffs Wednesday morning, more than a week after a Boston semi-pro...…
Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, left, stands with his attorney Michael Fee, right, during arraignment in Attleboro District Court Wednesday, June 26, in Attleboro, Mass. Hernandez was charged with murdering Odin Lloyd, a 27-year-old semi-pro football player for the Boston Bandits, whose body was found June 17 in an industrial park in North Attleborough, Mass.   (AP Photo/The Sun Chronicle, Mike George, Pool)

Pro football player Hernandez charged with murder

New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was arrested Wednesday and charged with murder in the shooting death of a friend prosecutors say had angered the football player at a nightclub a few days earlier by talking to the wrong people.…
Michael Knaapen, left, and his husband John Becker, right, embrace outside the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, June 26, 2013, after the court cleared the way for same-sex marriage in California by holding that defenders of California's gay marriage ban did not have the right to appeal lower court rulings striking down the ban.  (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Supreme Court strikes federal marriage provision

In a historic victory for gay rights, the Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down a provision of a federal law denying federal benefits to married gay couples and cleared the way for the resumption of same-sex marriage in California.…
Kailua Road Project - Mokapu Boulevard

Kailua residents blame contractor for road project mishaps

More concerns are surfacing about a road project in Kailua that led to serious injuries for a bicyclist. State Rep. Cynthia Thielen represents Kailua and says it was one problem after another from the very beginning.…
Manana Trail Hiker Rescued

Visitor rescued from Manana Trail in Pearl City

Honolulu Fire Department crews were called to the Manana Trail in Pearl City after a woman called 911 for help. The hiker says she got lost after spending several hours on the trail.…
Chad Duran

Man gets 20-year prison sentence for manslaughter

It was an incident that took just seconds to unfold, but changed two families' lives forever. Chad Duran shot and killed Chris Medeiros during a struggle with another man at a home in Waianae in September 2012.…
Hawaiian Airlines - Sendai Route

Hawaiian Airlines launches service to Sendai

Two cultures came together Tuesday morning at the Honolulu International Airport. Hawaiian Airlines celebrated its inaugural flight to Sendai with song, dance, and food.…