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Felon faces trial on charges of car theft • Microsoft to hold free talk on YouthSpark • New name will grace ballpark in Waihee, Maui • Health festival set for Saturday in a Kona gym
Pedestrian is struck by minivan in Makiki • Man dies after Kahuku track accident • Crash into guardrail kills motorcyclist
Attorneys representing churches being sued over renting Hawaii public school buildings for services said last week that the churches aren't doing anything wrong and the state knows how the facilities are being used.
New York, Chicago and about 30 other cities across the United States already offer public bike-share programs, through which bicycles can be rented to get around and dropped off at various stations.
Whale season in Hawaii officially started with a splash with sightings of two whales off Maui less than one week into October, and two more Wednesday.
With a multimillion-dollar land sale to the Roman Catholic Church gone sour, the University of Hawaii-West Oahu says it's moving away from the school's original concept of selling or leasing lands surrounding its Kapolei campus to pay for operations.
Alma M. Grocki was the first woman from Hawaii to be appointed to the U.S. Naval Academy, from which she graduated in 1981. As a ship superintendent at Pearl Harbor, she became the first female officer to accompany a submarine — the USS Queenfish — on post-work sea trials for six days.
Bureaucratic snags continue to stall attempts to reach a long-term solution to the city's Haiku Stairs dilemma. On one side are hiking groups and environmental interests who want to see the long-stalled hiking path reopened so hikers can once again see the panoramic views at the top of the 2,800-foot path.
The famine that gripped China from 1958 to 1962 is widely judged to be the deadliest in recorded history, killing 20 million to 30 million people or more, and is one of the defining calamities of Mao Zedong's rule.
Pablo Escobar was loose. He darted across a noisy warehouse, searching for a corner to loom in.
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SEATTLE >> The nation's king-crab fishing fleet, prepared to deploy off the coast of southwestern Alaska for the start of a season that supplies holiday tables and restaurants around the world, was instead stalled in port Tuesday by the federal government shutdown.
WASHINGTON » More than two years ago, President Barack Obama was still in the thick of his previous showdown with Republican House leaders over the nation's debt limit when he called five senior advisers into his office.
Question: When will the construction behind Ala Wai School on what was formerly the school field and playground be completed?
In August I received this email from a reader, Gordy: "If you are looking for pipefish, spend some time looking amongst the spines of the long spined sea urchin. … They hide in there looking for all the world like a spine and of course are well protected.
Motorist lifted from river area after car crash • Former NFLstar Ward completes Ironman course
Police car strikes and injures bicyclist • Driver who plowed into crowd is sought • Woman suspected of entering vehicle
U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz has expanded his fundraising edge over U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa in their Democratic primary for U.S. Senate, as Hanabusa struggled through a subpar quarter.
Ground-floor supporters of a potentially historic community project, about 120 people gathered at Christ United Methodist Church on Saturday to share their visions for a future Koreatown in Honolulu.