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American physicians, worried about changes in the health care market, are streaming into salaried jobs with hospitals. Though the shift from private practice has been most pronounced in primary care, specialists are following.
LOS ANGELES » With an estimated 15 percent of the country's uninsured population, California is crucial to the success of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. Here, that success cannot come without enrolling Latinos, who make up more than half of the state's uninsured.
Supporters of electronic smoking devices gathered at the Capitol on Tuesday for the third time in less than a week to oppose proposed measures that would highly tax, regulate or ban the increasingly popular products.
Architect, statesman, business leader, Native Hawaiian visionary — Kenneth Francis Kamuokalani Brown's fingerprints are all over the modern history of Hawaii.
After meeting a Hawaii woman at a Honolulu restaurant in 1988, Bing Long Yee created 13 different identities over the next 25 years to bilk the woman and her friends out of $1.4 million, authorities said.
Gov. Neil Abercrombie is hoping Hawaii will be selected to host a major worldwide conservation conference that could attract more than 8,000 delegates in 2016.
A state judge ruled Monday that the Honolulu Police Department must turn over certain disciplinary records requested by Peer News, which does business in Hawaii as Honolulu Civil Beat.
New condominium towers in Kakaako would be spaced farther apart and rise no higher than existing towers under bills that were advanced Tuesday by a legislative committee that also deferred more radical measures that included a one-year development moratorium for the urban Honolulu area.
A city crew attempted to stabilize debris from a collapsed retaining rock wall, 8 to 9 decades old, along Diamond Head Road on Tuesday afternoon and to clear the roadway.
Beneath the sparkling blue waters of Waikiki's world-famous beaches, an unwelcome visitor called alien algae is killing native coral, chasing away the natural sea life and upsetting the fragile balance of the ocean's ecosystem.
Question: What is the status of the condemned properties at 5839 and 5841 Kalanianaole Highway? They appear to be abandoned.
A 19-year-old Wailua man turned out to be a bad Samaritan and was arrested and charged in connection with the theft of a wallet out of a truck at Kealia Beach, Kauai police said.
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Of all the ants in all the world, Hawaii had to get bitten by this one. Hawaii lawmakers on Monday advanced a bill aiming to study and kill the little fire ant, a hard-stinging pipsqueak that threatens the state's economy and ecology.
WASHINGTON » After the shutdown, the filibusters and years of stalled bills, it was the actual passage of legislation this week that revealed the true depth of congressional dysfunction.
On Monday morning, with the clock winding down and the final stroker on his team in position to gain an advantage with a 3-foot touch, 83-year-old Warren Wong perked to the sound of uncertainty.
Come rain or shine, a rainbow always will grace the Waikiki skyline thanks to Hilton Hawaiian Village's $4.25 million commitment to restore the colorful ceramic-tile bands around the sides of its Rainbow Tower.
Friends, family members and area residents arrived at Laie Point on Monday afternoon as news spread of the death of a 49-year-old woman whose car went over the cliff into the ocean below.
A convicted felon suspected of being a member of a weapons-trafficking gang entered a not-guilty plea Monday to charges he tried to kill three police officers who were arresting him in Kahala last month.