Fred Silva

Man arrested after Puna robbery

A 23-year-old man was arrested and charged with several offenses following a robbery in Pahoa on Wednesday night.…
Kamal Afif

Man arrested after stabbing in Kapahulu

An argument between three homeless men turn violent early Friday morning. Kamal Afif, 36, was arrested for first-degree assault after Honolulu police say he stabbed two other men.…
FILE - This March 31, 2010 file photo shows the Toyota logo on a car at the New York International Auto Show in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Toyota tells dealers to stop selling 6 models

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota has told North American dealers to stop selling six popular models with heated seats because the fabric doesn’t comply with U.S. safety co...…
Kakaako line

Line forms early for luxury condos

Dozens of people lined up to buy new condos in the Ward area Thursday night, even though there's been no official announcement.…
Anti bullying

Students learn about bullying

Peer educators from Roosevelt High School paid a special visit to Stevenson Middle School to talk to the students about bullying.…
gas price

AAA Hawaii: Gas prices pause

Hawaii gas price averages moved slightly throughout the islands this past week, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch.…
FILE PHOTOS COMBO - File photos combo shows, from left; Italian student Raffaele Sollecito, slain 21-year-old British woman Meredith Kercher, her American roommate Amanda Knox. Few international criminal cases have cleaved along national biases as that of American student Amanda Knox, awaiting half world away her third Italian court verdict in the 2007 slaying of her British roommate, 21-year-old Meredith Kercher. Whatever is decided this week, the protracted legal battle that has grabbed global headlines and polarized trial-watchers in three nations probably won't end in Florence. With the first two trials producing flip-flop guilty-then-innocent verdicts against Knox and her former Italian boyfriend, Raffaele Sollecito, the case has produced harshly clashing versions of events. A Florence appeals panel designated by Italy's supreme court to address errors in the appeals acquittal is set to deliberate Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, with a verdict expected later in the day. (AP Photo/files)

Amanda Knox’s murder conviction upheld on appeal

An appeals court in Florence on Thursday upheld the guilty verdict against U.S. student Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend for the 2007 murder of her British roommate. Knox was sentenced to 28 1/2 years in prison, raising the specter of a long legal battle over her extradition.…
FILE - This file photo provided Friday, April 19, 2013 by the Federal Bureau of Investigation shows Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. A court official says Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving suspect in the bombings, is facing federal charges and has made an initial court appearance in his hospital room, Monday, April 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Federal Bureau of Investigation, File)

US prosecutors seek execution of marathon suspect

Federal prosecutors on Thursday announced they will seek the death penalty against 20-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the Boston Marathon bombing, instantly raising the stakes in what could be one of the most wrenching trials the city has ever seen.…
Target store

Target to open first store on Maui

A popular retail giant will open its first store on the Valley Isle. Officials with Target say it plans to open a store in Kahului in March 2015.…