University of Hawaii Athletics supporter Stephen Chinen hit the campaigning grounds today on the corner of University and Dole Street, handing out flyers for… More »
Retired auto dealer James Pflueger rejected a plea agreement Thursday on manslaughter charges for the 2006 Ka Loko dam break. Seven years after that tragic day, the case is finally heading to trial.
With the swipe of a pen, a new contract for Hawaii public school teachers was finalized on Thursday.
People keep asking Joe Berti if he feels unlucky. A bomb exploded at the finish line of the Boston Marathon seconds after Berti finished the race. Two days later, he was in his home state of Texas when he saw a fertilizer plant explode near Waco.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation took action after a suspicious package was delivered to its Kapolei headquarters on Thursday.
It’s not just cigarette smokers finding themselves with fewer places to light up. With the popularity of electronic — or e-cigarettes — rising, many places are restricting where they can and can’t be used. The latest place? The bus.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Superstorm Sandy didn’t just rattle the East Coast, it also jiggled the ground across the country ever so slightly, scientists reported Thursday.
Earthquake sensors located as far away as the Pacific Northwest detected
NASA’s planet-hunting telescope has discovered two planets that seem like ideal places for some sort of life to flourish. They are just the right size and in just the right place near their star.
Local gas prices are continuing their two-month pattern of barely budging, except in Hilo, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch.
Plucking a couple of faces in baseball caps out of a swarming crowd, the FBI zeroed in on two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing and shared surveillance-camera images of them with the world Thursday in hopes the public will help hunt them down.
A Mississippi man charged with mailing letters with suspected ricin to national leaders believed he had uncovered a conspiracy to sell human body parts on the black market, and on Thursday his attorney said he was surprised by his arrest and maintains he is innocent.
BRIGHTON, Colo. (AP) — Dozens of snakes are in good condition after a home in the Denver suburb of Brighton caught fire. The trick now is to get them out of the basement.
Two adults and five children
Rescuers searched the smoking remnants of a Texas farm town Thursday for survivors of a thunderous fertilizer plant explosion, gingerly checking smashed houses and apartments for anyone still trapped in debris or bodies of the dead.
Zippy’s workers were told the restaurant inside Sears Ala Moana will close in two weeks on April 30.
An Oahu teenager is dead following a skateboarding accident in Hawaii Kai.
The 2012-13 regular season came to an end on Wednesday and the eight first-round playoff series match-ups are officially locked in.
In the Eastern… More »
Maui native and Nationals Catcher Kurt Suzuki connected on homerun number two of the season in Washignton’s 6-1 win over the Marlins on Wednesday… More »
After two years without a contract, public school teachers all across the state came eager and ready to seal a deal. On Wednesday, Hawaii State Teachers Association members approved a new contract with a 95 percent vote.
The city council Wednesday passed a bill to ban smoking at all beaches on Oahu which moving through the council. It will still take a few months before it could become law.
Thousands of dentists are in Honolulu right now to talk about the latest techniques for the dreaded root canal.
For several weeks, all patients at Castle Medical Center have had to use the emergency room entrance while the lobby is being refurbished. Finally it’s near completion.
Oahu native Michelle Wie carded an opening round -2/70 at the LPGA Lotte Championship at Ko Olina Wednesday, recording three birdies on the back… More »
Giving Honolulu’s sidewalks back to the public. That’s how a Honolulu City Councilmember describes a bill passed on Wednesday. It’s now up to the mayor to decide whether to sign the bill, which would give the City the power to immediately remove objects left on sidewalks.
#noonecares. That harsh tweet from University of Hawaii athletic director Ben Jay has sparked a lot of chatter about the poor state of facilities on campus. It’s a story KHON2 first reported on Tuesday, with Jay tweeting about broken urinals, lights out, and vowing to make some of the repairs himself.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A pair of Army mountaineering experts spent six hours down a 140-foot hole in an Alaska glacier and helped shovel out more than a ton of snow to recover the body of a 9-year-old
The traffic mess on the Pali Highway is just a preview of what’s to come. In fact, the repairs the Department of Transportation is making now will be ripped out next year for a more extensive project.