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SAN FRANCISCO » If there was a tipping point, a moment that crystallized the anger building here toward the so-called technorati for driving up housing prices and threatening the city's bohemian identity, it came in response to a diatribe posted online in August by a young Internet entrepreneur.
Each Sunday, the Star-Advertiser publishes Oahu vital statistics for marriage licenses, civil unions and birth certificates filed with the state Department of Health's Vital Statistics System
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Operators and supporters of performing arts schools are pushing city officials to allow music and dance institutions in Oahu's industrial-zoned properties where similar activities such as martial arts studios, health and fitness establishments, gymnasiums and gymnastic schools can now set up.
Kauai police arrested a man believed to be one of pop star Justin Bieber's security guards after he allegedly assaulted a man taking photos of Bieber at Shipwreck's Beach in Poipu.
Honolulu Board of Water Supply crews responded to two sinkholes Thursday night on Oahu: a large trench in Salt Lake and a smaller one in residential Maunawili that trapped a van.
It has been 20 years since Congress apologized on behalf of the United States for the 1893 overthrow of the Hawaii kingdom, but some Native Hawaiian activists are still waiting for the reconciliation promised along with the conciliatory words.
The already troubled Hawai'i Health Connector is heading into its most critical stage in the Obama administration's health care overhaul without permanent leadership.
Hawaii State Hospital officials responded to concerns over assaults and addressed the issue of training after a group of employees who suffered serious injuries from attacks by patients went public with their complaints.
Gov. Neil Abercrombie and University of Hawaii officials announced Friday that $5 from every football ticket sold until game time next week will go to the Filipino Community Center's typhoon disaster relief fund.
A government witness who told a federal grand jury that she and retired police Maj. Carlton Nishimura schemed to accept protection money from the operator of an illegal gambling house, recorded herself later telling her previous lawyer that she lied to the grand jury, then went in front of the grand jury again to say she didn't lie, has spent less than a year behind bars for two separate drug convictions.
Body recovered from truck plunge on Kauai • Suspect sought in Waipahu bank robbery
Attorney Portnoy appointed as UH regent • 3 lanes of H-1 to be closed for night work • Calvary by the Sea hosts Emmy-winning guitarist for fundraising concert
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A Hawaii island man who claims he was forced to get a liver transplant after taking the diet supplement OxyELITE Pro is suing the manufacturer and the retailer that sold it to him.
DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. » They have been burned, blown into piles, raked into bags and generally scorned by homeowners everywhere.
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When Bode Miller, the Olympic ski star known for daring Alpine racing, met Sara A. McKenna in San Diego last year through the high-end matchmaker Kelleher International, they were both professing interest in finding a marriage partner, she recalls.
As Hawaii observes the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination today, those touched by the charismatic leader recall how he represented hope for a better future.