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The state launched a $95 million electronic overhaul of the Medicaid eligibility system Tuesday in anticipation of thousands of new enrollees joining under the federal health insurance law, known as Obamacare.
It's been 21⁄2 years since a tsunami devastated the northern coast of Japan, sending debris that continues to wash up on island beaches.
Leeward Community College is launching a fast-track, online certification program for industry professionals who want to teach career and technical education in Hawaii's public schools.
Plans for a five-tower residential and commercial complex on the site of the former Kam Drive-In Theater, across from Pearlridge Center, will get a first airing before the city Planning Commission today.
Hawaii's highly anticipated health insurance exchange opened Tuesday with a flood of inquiries from consumers and small businesses eager to learn their new health plan options under the Affordable Care Act.
Federal employees in Hawaii slated for furlough closed out their work Tuesday and were sent home on Day 1 of the 2013 government shutdown.
Currently there are two car seats in our family car (sedan). We will be having out-of-town guests, and if we all go out together, not everyone will be able to fit in the car at once. Is there a way to carry the children (i.e., place them on laps) so that everyone can fit?
Police seek help in identifying human remains • Maui mayor, aides to hold meet-and-greet • 3 sirens out of service during monthly test • Woman pleads guilty to robbing 2 stores
WASHINGTON >> It was not enough for Sen. Harry Reid to just dismiss Republican offers as "vexatious" or "kid's stuff" or "one cockamamie, can't-pass idea after another." He called the White House and asked it to issue a veto threat, which it promptly did.
DALLAS >> One day last May, Ladar Levison returned home to find an FBI agent's business card on his Dallas doorstep.
Filomeno Rosendo Ancheta • Carla Marie Book • Chiyoko Higa Brown; and more
Information sought after fatal house fire • AWOL female inmate is apprehended
We saw something that shocked us recently. It was the University of Hawaii “H” logo for a high school baseball team in Oklahoma. Were we wrong? The program was “Horneytown, USA” on the Travel Channel, about towns with “unusual” names, and they had a feature on the Hooker Horney Toads team in Hooker, Okla. The logo looked exactly like the UH logo. Could it be?
Rising sea levels mostly caused by man-made climate change will likely leave the edges of Waikiki — and possibly more of the densely developed tourist district — underwater by the year 2100, University of Hawaii climate researchers say.
Kathryn Xian opened her campaign Monday for the urban Honolulu seat in Congress with a populist theme of income equality.
A cold low-pressure system in the middle atmosphere could bring heavy rain and thunderstorms to the northwestern areas of the state today, according to the National Weather Service.
The Honolulu-bound lane of Farrington Highway through Ewa was reopened — for the time being — by the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation, which has resumed construction of the city's rail system.
During World War II about 300 Filipino-Americans from Hawaii serving under Gen. Douglas MacArthur played a significant role in helping the Allies liberate the Philippines.
The state’s health insurance exchange, a key provision of the Affordable Care Act, will not be ready for consumers to shop and compare health plans at the start of open enrollment today.