A young mother who took a baby to the Queen’s Medical Center apparently lied about the child being hers. It didn’t have to happen thanks to Hawaii’s safe haven law. But it turns out, there’s a surprising lack of education about that law.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An American detained for nearly six months in North Korea has been sentenced to 15 years of labor for crimes against the state, the North’s state media said Thursday, a development that further
Budget cuts may soon cause furloughs for National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration agencies.
The Obama administration on Wednesday appealed a federal judge’s order to lift all age limits on who can buy morning-after birth control pills without a prescription.
A new affordable workforce condominium is being planned in Kakaako, but neighbors worry the proposed building will take away their views and could add to traffic on Kapiolani Boulevard.
A fourth grader from the Big Island is a state winner in the sixth annual Doodle 4 Google competition.
In southern Kentucky, where children get their first guns even before they start first grade, Stephanie Sparks paid little attention as her 5-year-old son, Kristian, played with the rifle he was given last year. Then, as she stepped onto the front porch while cleaning the kitchen, “she heard the gun go off,” a coroner said.
State lawmakers want to ban the parking boots that are becoming more common for private companies.
It’s almost summer and that means Waikiki Beach is about to see a big spike in visitors. At the same time, summer storms will be hitting the south shores. The combination creates a dangerous situation on Hawaii’s beaches.
NEW YORK (AP) — The television viewer who reported the illegal drop Tiger Woods took during the second round of the Masters was more than just a golf fan. Sports Illustrated reported Wednesday it was David Eger, a
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Quail Hollow has been a symbol of perfection for 10 years since it returned to the PGA Tour lineup, a beautifully manicured golf course where the six major champions who have won ranged from
A 26-year-old man arrested in connection with a fatal stabbing on Kauai has admitted to the crime.
Using a pulley system and sheer brawn, police removed a suspected 9/11 plane part from between two buildings near the World Trade Center site, and the medical examiner said no potential human remains had been found there.
Three college friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were arrested and accused Wednesday of removing a backpack containing hollowed-out fireworks from Tsarnaev’s dorm room three days after the attack to keep him from getting into trouble.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Vijay Singh withdrew from the Wells Fargo Championship because of a sore back Wednesday, one day after the PGA Tour said it would not punish the Fijian for his admission that he used deer
A 21-year-old man is in serious condition after a stabbing fronting Longs at Kamehameha Shopping Center.
A Haleiwa woman accused of killing her dog admitted to Honolulu Police that she slashed the dog’s throat. KHON2 spoke with the woman outside of her initial court hearing on Tuesday. She didn’t deny killing the dog, but she was apologetic.
Skaters tired of waiting for a skate park to be completed on the North Shore took matters into their own hands.
We are always looking for ways to be green and one of the latest ways could be right under our feet.
Was it an earthquake or an explosion? That’s what many Maui residents were asking Monday night when they felt the ground shake and heard a loud boom.
An elderly man is dead after swimming at Ala Moana Beach.
The mother of a baby believed to have been abandoned at Sandy Beach has been found. In a twist, police say the woman who reported finding the newborn is actually her mother.
It’s an innovative and out-of-the-box approach to tackling a sensitive subject. An acting troop made its University of Hawaii debut, broadening awareness about date rape using improv, humor, and audience participation to get the message across.
The government is moving the morning-after pill over the counter but only those 15 and older can buy it – an attempt to find middle ground just days before a court-imposed deadline to lift all age restrictions on the emergency contraceptive.
A Honolulu Police officer has pleaded not guilty to a drunk driving charge.
The state’s largest outdoor arena is looking to hire. As the University of Hawaii football season approaches, Aloha Stadium needs to fill more than 150 part-time intermittent and “at-will” positions.