UPDATE // Maui firefighters say a structure fire in Haiku also sparked a brush fire.
The kids are back in school and some adults are looking to head back to the classroom to advance their careers. But many wonder how they’ll pay for it.
The massive spill at Honolulu Harbor could mean the end of the company’s molasses shipments in the islands. Matson is the only company in Hawaii that transports molasses in bulk. Since the spill, it has stopped — and would stay that way if Matson can’t prevent this from happening again.
It’s been on hold for about a year. Oahu’s multibillion-dollar rail project is back on track. Work started first thing Monday morning.
Kaiser Permanente Hawaii unveiled its newest rehabilitation clinic facility on Maui Monday morning.
Matsumoto Shave Ice will soon have new neighbors. The property’s owner, Kamehameha Schools, announced 11 tenants who will be part of Haleiwa Store Lots project.
A former Navy man launched an attack Monday morning inside a building at the Washington Navy Yard, spraying gunfire on office workers in the cafeteria and in the hallway at the heavily secured installation, authorities said. Thirteen people were killed, including the gunman.
ATLANTA (AP) — For the first time, the government is estimating how many people die from drug-resistant bacteria each year — more than 23,000,… More »
State lawmakers say they plan to take a boat tour and be briefed on the effects of a spill of 1,400 tons of molasses in Honolulu Harbor.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. inspectors said Monday there is “clear and convincing evidence” that chemical weapons were used on a relatively large scale… More »
President Barack Obama says the nation’s financial system is `safer’ five years after the collapse of a Wall Street giant plunged the nation deeper into a recession.
TOKYO (AP) — A powerful typhoon that lashed Japan with torrential rains, leaving two dead, was downgraded to a tropical storm Monday, although it… More »
An accident between a moped and a city bus sent a man to the hospital.
As many as two gunmen opened fire Monday morning inside the Washington Navy Yard, killing at least 12 people in an attack on office workers at the heavily secured military installation in the heart of the nation’s capital, authorities said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The gap in employment rates between America’s highest- and lowest-income families has stretched to its widest levels since officials began tracking… More »
DEVELOPING STORY // Honolulu fire department officials say someone called to report a propane tank with Japanese writing washed ashore at Kualoa Beach Park Sunday.
Honolulu Police say they’ve been keeping a closer eye on loading zones because of complaints about some drivers abusing the zone. Some drivers were seen staying longer than the 3-minute time limit causing a traffic backup onto Kalakaua Avenue.
While others, were seen waiting and not actively loading or unloading passengers.
Fans got to see not only Kikaida, but Hakaida and one of the dark footmen.
A couple made a grisly discovery in Central Oahu Sunday. They were looking for cans off Mililani Memorial Park Road when they found a body.
Kauai county officials say an 81-year-old man visiting from Colorado Springs was pulled from the waters at Makua Beach Saturday.
TOKYO (AP) — A powerful typhoon lashed Japan Monday, leaving one dead and dumping torrential rains, damaging homes and flooding parts of the country’s… More »
Honolulu firefighters and the Honolulu Police Department recovered a body found between the Makapuu Lighthouse Trail and the shoreline Sunday afternoon.
Honolulu firefighters were called to Pearl City Peninsula after a report of a body floating in the water Sunday afternoon.
A week after thousands of gallons of molasses spilled into Honolulu Harbor, the plume continues to wipe out marine life and hover close to shore. As the state determines whether to move from response to recovery mode, KHON2 took an aerial tour that showed we’re not out of the woods just yet.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawrence Summers, who was considered the leading candidate to succeed Ben Bernanke as Federal Reserve chairman, has withdrawn from consideration, the… More »
The Coast Guard has called in its Pacific Strike Team to assist the state in responding to the molasses spill in Honolulu Harbor.