Emphasizing the need for immediate regulatory oversight of electronic cigarettes also known as e-cigarettes, Attorney General David Louie urged the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) to place restrictions on the advertising and ingredients of the popular, highly-addictive product, and to prohibit its sale to minors.
BOSTON (AP) — Forty attorneys general sent a letter to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday urging the agency to meet its… More »
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta says security forces have finally defeated a small group of terrorists after four days in fighting at a Nairobi mall.
An Oahu Community Correctional Center inmate who escaped from a work furlough program last week has been arrested.
President Barack Obama on Tuesday welcomed the new Iranian government’s pursuit of a “more moderate course,” saying it should offer the basis for a breakthrough on Iran’s nuclear impasse with the United Nations and the U.S. He signaled a willingness to directly engage Iran’s leaders, tasking Secretary of State John Kerry with pursuing that diplomacy with Tehran.
For the second straight week, Punahou was unanimously voted number 1 in the latest Cover 2 Power Poll. The Buffanblu, who beat Saint Francis… More »
Honolulu police say there has been a rise in bank account takeovers. Criminals are sending emails, pretending to be from your bank to get your money. But how can you tell if an email is a fraud or not? There are red flags to look for.
Agriculture companies are being asked to disclose the types of pesticides they are using and create a buffer zone around schools and hospitals.
TOKYO (AP) — A former U.S. nuclear regulatory chief said Tuesday that leaks of contaminated water at the crippled Fukushima plant had been known… More »
After 30 years in business, the Toys N’ Joys stores on Waialae Avenue and in Aiea closed Monday night.
A day after KHON2 News aired an exclusive story about dozens of goats bound, duct taped, and stolen from a Kahuku farm, Honolulu police are on the hunt for those responsible.
If you are thinking about selling your used electronics, there are some things you need to know in order to protect your personal information stored on your device.
Even without the rain, there are flooding problems at the University of Hawaii Manoa campus. Dorm rooms are flooded due to bad plumbing and they’re not getting fixed.
Get ready for another night of lane closures on the H-1 Freeway. The freeway will be closed again between Likelike Highway and Ward Avenue starting at 8 p.m.
An Oahu man who shot another man three times was sentenced to a 20-year prison term with a mandatory minimum of five years.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean scientists are able to build crucial equipment for uranium-based nuclear bombs on their own, cutting the need… More »
The Waikiki Aquarium is hosting six threatened Hawaiian green sea turtle hatchlings as part of a special exhibit and conservation program.
A 65-year-old man was taken to the hospital following a moped crash.
If Democrats and Republicans don’t come to an agreement by Oct. 1 on how the U.S. should pay its bills, the federal government will shut down. On Monday, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard talked about the possible impacts the shutdown could have in Hawaii.
The credit union says several consumers have fallen victim to “account takeovers,” where the account holder is unaware that malicious software has been downloaded to his or her computer.
The first-ever Hawaii team participated in the National Red Bull Flugtag competition over the weekend.
The Marine suspected in the death of an Oregon visitor has been charged with murder.