Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie has ordered that all state flags be flown at half-staff to honor the victims of the tragedy at the Boston Marathon.
Neighbors and friends remembered 8-year-old Boston Marathon bombing victim Martin Richard as a vivacious boy who loved to run, climb and play sports like soccer, basketball and baseball.
DENVER (AP) — Dick Monfort was quite formidable on the mound — of snow, that is.
Shovel in hand, the Colorado Rockies owner joined a crew of team employees helping to dig out snow-covered Coors Field, clearing the
DENVER (AP) — Colorado Rockies owner Dick Monfort is among the grounds crew shoveling snow in the hope his team will squeeze in a doubleheader against the New York Mets on Tuesday.
Nearly an hour before first pitch
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Yovani Gallardo was arrested on a drunken-driving charge Tuesday after authorities say he was driving on a city highway with a blood-alcohol content nearly three times the legal limit.
Deputies responded about
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers built a “tragically flawed” levee system for New Orleans — but isn’t liable for claims that excavation work by a government contractor weakened a floodwall and caused it to
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. immigration system would undergo dramatic changes under a bipartisan Senate bill that puts a new focus on prospective immigrants’ merit and employment potential, while seeking to end illegal immigration once and for all
WASHINGTON (AP) — To some conservatives, it’s amnesty.
To some immigration advocates, it’s unnecessarily punitive.
The Senate’s new bipartisan immigration bill drew criticism from the right and from the left Tuesday — convincing members of the bipartisan “Gang
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby skated before the team’s practice Monday.
Crosby wore a protective mask while skating with injured teammates James Neal and Paul Martin.
Coach Dan Bylsma said there is no timetable for
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says he will be traveling to Israel in a few days, his first trip to the Mideast ally since he took over at the Pentagon.
Hagel mentioned the trip during congressional
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Tuesday that the deadly twin bombings at the Boston Marathon finish line amounted to “cruel act of terror” and vowed that those who are responsible will be brought to justice.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The University of Oregon has acknowledged major NCAA violations in connection with football recruiting and proposed a self-imposed two-year probation with the loss of one scholarship in each of the next three years, according
LONDON (AP) — With two high-profile events in the days ahead — Margaret Thatcher’s funeral and the London Marathon — British officials are looking anew at security precautions following the bombings in Boston.
Terror threat levels in Europe
DENVER (AP) — A slow-moving spring storm is bringing much-needed moisture to parts of the Rockies and the Plains, but winds are raising the wildfire danger to the south.
Rocky Mountain National Park has already gotten more than
Federal agents zeroed in Tuesday on how the Boston Marathon bombing was carried out – with kitchen pressure cookers packed with explosives, nails and other lethal shrapnel – but said they still didn’t know who did it and why.
Monday’s deadly explosions at the Boston Marathon has some asking could a similar attack happen in Hawaii? All law enforcement agencies here say no, but it has sparked action at Honolulu’s Emergency Services Division.
First is to be prepared before a large scale event. Coordinate with family and friends where you will meet if separated.
The house unanimously passed a bill today to repeal the Public Land Development Corporation or the PLDC.
In the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings, more toughened measures are expected as security is calibrated for major upcoming sports events that draw big crowds, such as next month’s Kentucky Derby and Indianapolis 500.
And, only a
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Padres pitcher Eric Stults hit a three-run homer and stuck around long enough to benefit from a two-run seventh inning as San Diego beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-3 Monday night in the first
Honolulu Police have re-opened the Kinau off ramp from the H1 Freeway eastbound due to a fatal accident involving a male falling or jumping from the overpass.
Two of the busiest places in town today – the post office and tax preparation offices.