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A two-mile stretch of coastal waters off South Maui was closed Wednesday after two divers reported aggressive behavior by a shark that followed them to shore near Little Beach -- just two days after a fatal attack on a kayak fisherman nearby.
Police are asking for help in finding a suspect or suspects who assaulted an 83-year-old man in Chinatown Tuesday night, leaving him in critical condition with head injuries.
Ikaika Ka'ahanui has endured a great deal in his 10 years of life -- 13, soon to be 14, major surgeries; 71/2 years living with a tracheotomy tube in his neck; 10 years and counting with a feeding tube in his abdomen; and moderate to severe hearing loss in both ears.
A largely empty, five-story parking structure on South King Street just makai of the Alapai Street police station should soon be filling up and earning some cash for the city.
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. » Mike Horrigan is a lifelong Democrat with heart problems who supports President Barack Obama's health care law because he expects it will help many people obtain better insurance, including himself.
A memorandum this week from city Corporation Counsel Donna Leong telling department heads that her office will advise city employees about ethical issues has drawn the ire of Ethics Commission Executive Director Chuck Totto.
The Honolulu Marathon, which will be run for the 41st year on Sunday, is on pace to bolster the state's $15 billion visitor industry during the seasonal lull right before the winter holidays.
The Army is reporting an "alarming increase" in drunken driving by soldiers in Hawaii as the military continues to struggle with the consequences of war and a return to "garrison" life.
An 84-year-old Kalihi man awaiting trial in the stabbing death of his sister-in-law days before Christmas three years ago had his case dismissed on a technicality Wednesday but was rearrested soon after at Circuit Court.
Question: As part of the Ala Moana beautification project, all electrical and telephone lines and TV cables are supposed to go underground from Kalakaua Avenue to Fort Street. All above-ground systems were to be removed and "new attractive street light fixtures" put in from Ala Wai Bridge to Fort Street.
Suspect wanted in attempted robbery
Scam of minister lands man in prison • Kekaha man gets 20 years for sex assaults • Officer charged with slapping teen daughter • Hanalei man back in jail on theft charges
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The aircraft carrier USS Nimitz pulled into Pearl Harbor on Tuesday after an extended deployment that saw the big ship positioned for support of a possible strike on Syria in September.
Financial disclosure requirements for Hawaii Supreme Court justices rate a grade of D, according to a nonprofit digital news organization.
The Hawaii Supreme Court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit contending that the Office of Hawaiian Affairs should spend its trust funds on people with 50 percent or more Hawaiian blood.
Oahu's housing market came oh-so-close to breaking a record last month. The median price for single-family houses sold in November rose to $684,000 -- or $1,000 shy of a peak reached in the red-hot period of June 2007 during the last real estate boom.
Herb Weatherwax cruises the open-air grounds of the Visitor Center at Pearl Harbor on a motorized scooter dubbed "Herb's Hot Rod." When a woman notices his blue-and-white cap embroidered with the words "Pearl Harbor Survivor," he coaxes her over.