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A 22-year-old male soldier and a 25-year-old woman were arrested last month on suspicion of first-degree assault of a child, and the Department of Human Services has removed the 3-year-old victim from their Schofield Barracks home.
The Democratic Party of Hawaii argues in a new legal filing that there is no important difference between Hawaii's open primary and a California blanket primary that the U.S. Supreme Court ruled was unconstitutional in 2000.
A citizens group tasked with finding ways to make Oahu more accommodating for seniors and others will meet Thursday for the first time.
HILO » The Pohakuloa Training Area on Hawaii island would host drone training flights for up to 12 weeks a year under a proposal to relocate unmanned aircraft to the state from California.
Attorneys for the inmates say about eight stopped eating Sunday to protest isolation in a segregated unit and conditions that include a lack of clean underwear, loss of family visits and maggots in food.
A federal judge is not inclined to dismiss a lawsuit alleging Hawaii discriminates against those with limited English skills by making it difficult for them to obtain a driver's license.
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NEW YORK » Two days after he had been shot, Andre Daly awoke in a haze with a police officer standing by his hospital bed in Brooklyn. "He's telling me now I'm a prisoner of New York City because I have a warrant," Daly said.
Hawaii is the second most improved state in the nation when it comes to providing public online access to government spending, according to an annual study released Tuesday.
A group with a website called Shakamovement.org maintains that it has enough signatures of registered voters to place before Maui County voters an initiative that would call for a conditional ban on planting genetically modified crops.
Hawaii-based air travelers can now visit local Transportation Security Administration offices to complete applications for PreCheck, a program that allows passengers to clear airport security lines more easily.
The local development partnership that owns King's Village has pledged more than $1 million in community spending in exchange for permission from the city to build a condominium hotel tower that exceeds Waikiki's height and density requirements.
Critics blasted the nomination of retired bank executive Don Horner — a volunteer pastor — for being affiliated with a church that opposed same-sex marriage.
Three finalists have been selected for director of the Hawaii Institute of Geophysics and Planetology at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Question: Whatever happened to the 83 artifacts recovered from the Kawaihae Caves Complex following a 2006 settlement that required Bishop Museum and Native Hawaiian group Hui Malama I Na Kupuna O Hawai‘i Nei to share the $330,000 cost to recover the objects?
Question: Could you tell me why the parking lot adjacent to the downtown post office at 335 Merchant St. has a 24-hour/30-minute parking policy, since the post office is ostensibly closed at night and on the weekends?
JIAOSHIZHEN, China » Residents of this isolated mountain valley of terraced cornfields were just going to sleep last April when they were jolted by an enormous roar, followed by a tower of flames.
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Man killed in fall from truck identified • Boy injured at bicycle motocross track • Suspect charged with threatening, abuse