Aloha Crosswalk Hawaii Kai

‘Aloha’ crosswalk sending the wrong message

A crosswalk in Hawaii Kai is drawing many curious on-lookers. That's because someone altered the crosswalk by painting the lines and spelling out the word, "aloha." We wanted to know if it's a safety concern the city plans to tackle.…
Photovoltaic - Solar

HECO on the hot seat at the state legislature

Hawaiian Electric Company is under the microscope at the state legislature. Some consumers have not been able to put photovoltaic systems on their homes because of HECO regulations.…
Creation Museum head Ken Ham, right, speaks during a debate on evolution with TV's "Science Guy" Bill Nye, at the Creation Museum Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Petersburg, Ky. Ham believes the Earth was created 6,000 years ago by God and is told strictly through the Bible. Nye says he is worried the U.S. will not move forward if creationism is taught to children. (AP Photo/The Courier-Journal, Matt Stone) NO SALES; MAGS OUT; NO ARCHIVE; MANDATORY CREDIT

Bill Nye defends evolution in Kentucky debate

PETERSBURG, Ky. (AP) — TV’s “Science Guy” Bill Nye and the leader of a Kentucky museum who believes in creationism debated a question Tuesday that...…
Soldiers Schofield Barracks

Soldiers honored during ceremony

Twenty soldiers received a big homecoming on Tuesday. The soldiers are part of the 14th Construction Management Team and 15th Explosive Hazards Team based out of Schofield Barracks.…
Hawaii Police Department

Kona man dies during arrest

Big Island police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 39-year-old Kona man who died in police custody. …
H-1 Freeway

Bill to allow immigrants to obtain driver’s license

Sen. Will Espero, along with several faith and community groups, introduced a bill that would ensure eligible drivers pass a driving test and obtain insurance, despite their nationality or immigration status.…
FILE - In this Sunday, May 13, 2012, file photo, flowers are added to a Facebook sign in front of Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. On Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, Facebook celebrates 10 years since its inception. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

Facebook barrels ahead on 10th anniversary

NEW YORK (AP) — It has been 10 years since a Harvard sophomore named Mark Zuckerberg created a website called Thefacebook.com to let his classmates find their friends o...…
Chart shows species by category on the endangered list.; 2c x 4 inches; 96.3 mm x 101 mm;

Changes sought for endangered act

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Republicans in Congress on Tuesday called for an overhaul to the Endangered Species Act to curtail environmentalists’ lawsuits and giv...…
LaGuradia suspicious package

Part of NY LaGuardia cleared due to smoking bag

The Port Authority says part of Terminal C at LaGuardia Airport was evacuated as a precaution while law enforcement investigated a report of smoke coming from a bag.…
Fatal Pedestrian Accident Kalihi

Woman dies after being hit by pickup truck in Kalihi

UPDATE: Honolulu police have opened a negligent-homicide case in connection with a deadly early-morning pedestrian accident. The medical examiner's office has identified the pedestrian as 67-year-old Clarita Ocol of Honolulu. …
This Jan. 16, 2014 photo provided by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife shows an Oregon chub at the William L. Finley National Wildlife Refuge near Corvallis, Ore. The tiny fish found only in Oregon has become the first fish in the country removed from Endangered Species Act protection because it no longer faces extinction. It was put on the endangered species list 21 years ago. (AP Photo/Rick Swart/Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife)

Tiny minnow is 1st fish taken off endangered list

A tiny minnow that lives only in Oregon backwaters is the first fish ever taken off U.S. Endangered Species Act protection because it is no longer threatened with extinction.…
SAMSUNG

Family pleads for help in finding missing man

It's been three days since a 70-year-old man who has dementia wandered off from his home. Chang Ho Han's family is asking for the public's help in finding him.…
Antonin Scalia

Justice Scalia speaks on Oahu

Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia met with St. Andrews Priory juniors and seniors who greeted him with an oli chant.…