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The Internet behemoths Google and Facebook have proved they can still attract users and advertisers as their traffic shifts from desktops to mobile devices.
NEW YORK » The cabbies huddled beside space heaters in the break room of a garage in Queens, playing a Ghanaian version of checkers before their shifts were to begin.
Lying to police who are investigating a crime would become at least a misdemeanor under a bill Hawaii lawmakers are advancing. Honolulu police officers told members of the House Public Safety Committee on Thursday that they support the measure because witnesses who mislead police can hamper investigations and can get innocent people thrown in jail.
BANGKOK » For their newscast last week, the hosts of "Shallow News in Depth" invited three dancers dressed in the style of the ancient Thai royal court to offer a musical tribute to the head of Thailand's army: a gesture of appreciation for his apparent refusal to launch a coup.
Man arrested in alleged armed robbery • Body is found floating in Ala Wai harbor • Suspects sought in theft of koa wood
As China's military grows by leaps and bounds, its Jin-class ballistic missile submarines are set to deploy in 2014 with the capability for the first time of a nuclear strike on Hawaii, Alaska and possibly the western U.S. from East Asian waters, a U.S. senior intelligence officer on China testified recently.
Police and federal agents this week arrested two men believed to be tied to a weapons trafficking ring run by career criminal Nicolas Nakano. That makes seven arrests tied to Nakano, authorities said.
Oahu's housing market in January posted modest increases in sales volume and median prices compared with the same month last year, extending relatively strong growth into a potentially third straight year.
State lawmakers Thursday announced the formation of a caucus that aims to support the development of Hawaii’s aerospace sector and foster the potential for a burgeoning drone industry.
A day after being reappointed to a second five-year term, Honolulu Police Chief Louis Kealoha said the department will continue the fight against legalizing marijuana and gambling.
Curtis Crabbe, who has a Department of Hawaiian Home Lands homestead lease on Molokai, hopes a controversial privacy bill involving DHHL lessees meets the same fate in the House as it did in the Senate.
A 26-year-old former female inmate at Kauai Community Correctional Center has filed a federal lawsuit charging that she was "repeatedly humiliated, harassed and sexually abused" by the prison warden in what she described as "sexual shamings" in front of male inmates.
Nearly half the tickets for Bruno Mars’ three sold-out Hawaii concerts were purchased by people outside of Hawaii, according to the Blaisdell box office and Ticketmaster.
A man accused of collecting federal Section 8 housing assistance and what used to be known as food stamps over the last five years while he drove around in a luxury car pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court.
The ongoing legal fight over rail in U.S. District Court now boils down to one key issue -- and it could make or break the project. Did rail officials follow proper procedure in selecting the route to Ala Moana Center instead of a route to the University of Hawaii-Manoa campus as originally envisioned?
Question: The traffic signal at Kamehameha Highway and Halawa Drive is not synchronized and is probably one of the longest waits on the island. I was told it cannot be synchronized because the gizmo they use to do so is under the "Commander Pacific Fleet" wall sign, so access is impossible.
The hoopla surrounding the verification of the Higgs particle has died down, so it's a good time to recap what the fuss was all about.
WASHINGTON » When President Barack Obama invited President Francois Hollande of France for a state dinner, the White House drew up a list of 300 guests to honor the visiting leader and his partner, Valirie Trierweiler.
James K. Akiu • Librada Cabotaje Lavin Ancheta • Lorna Yim Anderson • Thomas H. Barlan • Wesley Leonard Chang • Benny Enriquez Jr. • Barbara Jean Fisher • Cecilia Kalili Hapakuka • Douglas Hiroshi Isagawa • and more