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Miley Cyrus twerked her way to the top of the charts, and Justin Timberlake returned to music after a seven-year hiatus, but another artist owned music in 2013: Bruno Mars. Billboard announced Friday that the pop crooner is the year's top overall artist.
Lila Marie Valentine Aila • May Lum Aiu • Hisayo Y. Akama • Bartolome Obnamia Bajar • Maurice Kaonohiokala Baysa • Lorraine Jane Gomes Bisho • Michael Macabeo Cacho • Rachel Ching • Harold Arthur Duby • and more
Suspect charged with murdering man, 83 • Intruder hits apartment resident on head • Plunge off cliff kills man, 59 • Injured hiker helped off trail • Man charged over false report
Loretta Fuddy, 65, became acting health director in January 2011, after Gov. Neil Abercrombie's first nominee, Dr. Neal Palafox, withdrew his name at the governor's request.
Honolulu City Council members shelved two resolutions that could have forced the city to either cancel or postpone the planned sale of 12 affordable housing complexes to a private group but also rejected a proposal to reaffirm support for the $143 million plan.
A shoe buyer for a Hawaii resort retailer was awarded a $60,000 settlement in a discrimination lawsuit that claimed she was fired because she couldn't go on a buying trip because of her pregnancy, according to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
State Health Director Loretta Fuddy was killed, but eight other people survived, after a small commuter airplane crashed into the ocean shortly after taking off from Kalaupapa Airport Wednesday afternoon.
The motorist accused of running over and killing a Hawaii Pacific University student fronting the school's Hawaii Loa campus two years ago was charged Wednesday with fleeing the scene of a fatal accident.
The City Council gave preliminary approval Wednesday to a bill that would allow advertising on the exteriors of city buses.
About two dozen Waipahu Elementary students who received medical attention at hospitals were released Tuesday after a suspected food poisoning outbreak, and most of the students have returned to school.
Current and former faculty of the University of Hawaii's Cancer Center are imploring the Board of Regents to support a change in leadership at the research center, citing a host of alleged offenses by embattled director Michele Carbone, including mismanagement of funds and retaliating against employees.
There are advantages to having nondeployed Army Chinook helicopters on Oahu. That was demonstrated Dec. 5 when one of the big CH-47s was used to deliver 22 loads of fencing — nearly 200,000 pounds — into the Koolau Mountains as part of a watershed protection effort.
Hawaii recorded its 14th shark attack of the year Wednesday as a 29-year-old Captain Cook man reported being bitten by a 10- to 12-foot tiger shark off Punaluu on Hawaii island.
Question: Whatever happened to establishing a permanent home for the Hawaii Swimming Hall of Fame?
Lawsuit claims auditor being targeted by county officials • Work to disrupt vehicle traffic on Maui road
HOWICK, South Africa » To hear the tributes pouring forth across the globe, Nelson Mandela, South Africa's first black president and a universal symbol of peace and reconciliation, may seem like a teddy bear of a man.
WASHINGTON » While Speaker John A. Boehner was harsh in his public criticism of conservative advocacy groups opposed to a new bipartisan budget deal, his attack on the organizations was even more pointed when he was behind closed doors.
What it's about: As ceremonies close out a Dec. 7 memorial at Pearl Harbor, an aging wheelchair-bound veteran begins to leave when he is approached by another vet armed with an old military-issue service pistol.
When President Barack Obama marched into the White House briefing room with his Hawaii birth certificate in April 2011, he said, "I know that there's going to be a segment of people for which, no matter what we put out, this issue will not be put to rest."
7-Elevens robbed early Wednesday • Man in jail after car runs over girlfriend • Woman choked; boyfriend arrested • Gunman sought in confrontation on UH campus