Attorneys for a 33-year-old man's family who claimed his toe infection turned deadly because of negligent treatment at the Waianae Coast Comprehensive Health Center said a $2.5 million settlement has been reached.
Steven L. Zweibel has been taking a statin drug to lower his cholesterol for seven years. It has worked, and he has suffered no problems or side effects.
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Leon Dodson was, by his own account, a quiet man. Strong in religious faith and stalwart in his trust that mutual love and respect binds communities, he'd always preferred demonstrating his beliefs through daily personal example rather than overt political action.
Libert Weatherholtz, 50, was at home in Kalihi watching the news during the weekend when his cousin's face flashed on the TV screen, speaking out against same-sex marriage.
Drawing the curtain on a historic special session, the state Senate on Tuesday gave final approval to a marriage equality bill.
Why did Gov. Neil Abercrombie call the Legislature into a special session to pass a same-sex marriage bill instead of waiting until the next session to begin in January?
Now that the state Legislature has passed the marriage equality bill and the governor is poised to sign it, a number of issues are now clarified, including:
A closer look at events that led Hawaii to pass a same-sex marriage law
A Waikiki hotel's surveillance footage caught a 46-year-old Waipahu man tossing the body of a woman into a dumpster and covering it with items found in the trash container, according to a police affidavit filed in Honolulu District Court.
A bill requiring the City and County of Honolulu to create a policy making publicly available government data easily accessible on the Internet whenever possible comes up for a final vote before the City Council today.
A state judge Tuesday gave a 10-year prison sentence for negligent homicide to the intoxicated driver who caused a fiery crash that killed another motorist during last year's tsunami warning.