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The call went out on Twitter: "For insane profits come and join the pump." It was an invitation to a penny stock-style pump-and-dump scheme — only this one involved Bitcoin, the soaring, slightly scary virtual currency that has beckoned and bewildered people around the world.
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The 46-year-old man suspected of killing Alexis Gonzales, whose dismembered body was found Sept. 15 off Mililani Memorial Park Road in Waipio, is facing extradition from California to face murder charges in Hawaii.
Honolulu police are looking for an unidentified man they suspect is a serial rapist who has allegedly attacked at least three women in their Honolulu apartments from May to December.
Teachers and police officers are vital representatives of Honolulu's workforce. But can they afford to become homeowners in a planned second phase of Kakaako's first "workforce housing" condominium tower project?
The community group Keep the North Shore Country says the plan to deal with environmental impacts caused by the expansion of Turtle Bay Resort is deficient and that the city Department of Planning and Permitting should not have accepted it from the resort owners.
Allowing paid advertising on the sides and backs of city buses is the latest money-raising plan being proposed by Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell.
Family members and friends remember Peter Nakamura as a Renaissance man: an intellectual, extraordinary musician who spoke fluent Hawaiian and a public servant in positions ranging from planner to Kauai County clerk.
The state Department of Education announced Tuesday that Roberts Hawaii and Ground Transport Inc. will provide bus service for Oahu schoolchildren in the 2014-2015 school year.
Question: There is a bad animal manure smell around the Wahiawa Police Station/driver’s licensing station. On days with Kona winds, the smell is overpowering. I'm sure other people must breathe this stink air, too. Can you please ask the Health Department to check on the air quality in this area? I think the smell is from a pig or chicken farm.
Crash cuts power for some in Kaimuki • Kauai officials seek location of 2 boaters
California man is victim in near drowning • Aiea house fire does $215,000 in damage • Net fisherman found in waters off Kohala ID'd
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Another hurricane season came and went in the Central Pacific this year without unleashing destruction on the Hawaiian Islands. The season was, however, twice as active as scientists initially predicted in May.
Days ahead of the Pearl Harbor bombing's anniversary, University of Hawaii researchers announced they've found a massive, sunken World War II-era Japanese submarine in deep water southwest of Oahu.
A federal judge ordered former world kickboxing champion Dennis Alexio to remain in federal custody Monday in his theft, tax fraud and money laundering case until he can be placed in a halfway house.
A 41-year-old Honolulu man pleaded guilty Monday to participating in a major Hawaii Internet sports betting operation and agreed to forfeit nearly $800,000 of proceeds from the illegal gambling.
Nearly 2 1⁄2 months after the grisly discovery of the dismembered body of a 34-year-old man in Waipio, the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force captured a 46-year-old suspect in California.
A class-action lawsuit is expected to be filed today against the state, alleging it has failed to pay foster parents enough to adequately care for their foster children.