Two more (de)Occupy Honolulu protesters are serving jail terms for interfering with city crews attempting to enforce the stored property ordinance at Thomas Square.
The state Senate Judiciary and Labor Committee voted late Monday to advance a gay marriage bill after a daylong public hearing that explored themes of equality and religious liberty, first-class citizenship and the word of God.
Nearly 4 out of 5 of the Honolulu Board of Water Supply's roughly 166,000 customers were undercharged or overcharged for at least a month.
Authorities say a shooting early Monday in Waikiki was apparently a murder and an attempted suicide in which a 33-year-old woman was killed and a 40-year-old man was hospitalized with serious injuries.
Question: I am 82 and have had a Hawaii drivers license since 1970. I went to renew it and had all kinds of documents. The problem was that I was married by an official of the Jewish temple and my marriage certificate is in Hebrew. So they will not give me a driver’s license now after 43 years. Can you help?
When your office is a third of an acre of lush grass and sunshine and your clients do all the legwork and you measure your daily returns in the twitching paws of dreaming pups, you, dear sir or madam, are a winner in the game of life.
County, ACLU reach deal over sign-holding law • Maui inmate walks away from work line • Small spill stems molasses shipments • Army douses blaze on Schofield range
Maui County police reopened Waiehu Beach Road between Kahului Beach Road and Eha Street on Monday night, having closed it after a fatal motor vehicle collision on Monday evening.
ハワイ州上院議会は昨日、臨時議会で話し合いが進められている同性婚の合法化に関する投票を行い、賛成20、反対4票で可決した。今後、同議案は下院での討議が行われる。 下院での討議は今日から行われるものの、数千人の市民が同法案に関する意見を述べる公聴会に参加するとみられているほか、同法案が施行された場合、結婚式の写真撮影を行う業者などが、自身の宗教上などの理由で同性婚を行うカップルからの撮影依頼等を断った場合に訴訟問題などに発展しないよう、同法案には様々な免責条件を盛り込む必要があるともされており、下院では今後様々な討議が行われる見込みとなっている。 なお、下院で同法案に対する修正案が可決された場合、同法案は上院に差し戻されてさらなる討議が行われるほか、下院で同法案が可決された場合には、法案はニール･アバクロンビー知事の元に送られ、知事による署名を経て正式な州法として成立することとなる。
State legislatures around the country, facing growing public concern about the collection and trade of personal data, have rushed to propose a series of privacy laws, from limiting how schools can collect student data to deciding whether the police need a warrant to tap cellphones.
Oliver J. Amend • Phet Bounthisane • Pasquale Joseph Cognetta • Dolores Catugal Delapenia • Sherlien Skylee Ferido and more.
WASHINGTON » President Barack Obama finds himself under fire on two disparate fronts these days, both for the botched rollout of his signature health care program and for the secret spying on allied heads of state. In both instances, his explanation roughly boils down to this: I didn't know.
CAIRO » A year after the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak, the man responsible for rooting out government corruption, Gen. Mohammed Farid el-Tohamy, faced a very public barrage of allegations that he had deliberately covered up years of cronyism and self-dealing.
Maui District Health Office program chief Patti Kitkowski told the Maui News in an article published Sunday that the county has only three inspectors. They’re responsible for looking after more than 1,700 registered food establishments, as well as vendors who sell food on weekends or at special events.
In a search that would have been impossible before the development of cellphones, rescue crews on Sunday found a 26-year-old hiker last seen more than four days earlier, when he told family members he was going to hike a trail above the Nuuanu Pali.
Heavy rain hit part of the Hawaiian Islands Sunday, prompting a flood advisory on Hawaii island and Oahu, and flooding in Kalihi.
The birds, Newell's shearwaters, have been rehabilitated in the Save Our Shearwaters Program, which is a state Department of Land and Natural Resources forestry and wildlife project administered by the Pacific Co-operative Studies Unit of the University of Hawaii. The Save Our Shearwaters Program is housed at the Kauai Humane Society.