City Councilman Ikaika Anderson has introduced a bill that aims to get police more involved in enforcing the sidewalk nuisance law despite objections by homeless advocates who say the ordinance unfairly punishes the disadvantaged.
A financial adviser who was supposed to manage the deferred compensation accounts of active and retired city employees said in state court Tuesday that he was arrogant to treat other people's money as his own.
A Hawaii National Guard soldier who was the married father of a 4-year-old son with another child on the way was killed in the crash of a surveillance plane in Afghanistan on Friday. Sgt. Drew Scobie of Kailua, 25, died along with another soldier and a civilian when an MC-12 reconnaissance aircraft flying a night mission went down in eastern Afghanistan.
ハワイ島のパナエワ熱帯動物園で飼育されていたホワイトタイガーのナマステが16日（木）に永眠した。15歳だった。 動物園関係者は、ナマステは数ヶ月前から体調を崩していたものの、苦痛の負担が大きすぎると判断され、最終的に獣医が安楽死の処置をとったとしている。 動物園ではナマステを園内に埋葬し、記念碑を設置したいとしている。
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OLUSTEE, Fla. » There is an old saying in this state of seesawing sensibilities: The farther north you go, the farther south you get.
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Hawaii-born pop superstar Bruno Mars will return home to Oahu for shows in April, according to a post on his website announcing his 2014 "Moonshine Jungle Tour" concert dates.
Question: Could you clarify the state Department of Education's policy on smoking on public school campuses? I was at Aliiolani Elementary School attending a craft fair and noticed a few people smoking electronic cigarettes on campus.
Ocean swell due today for 5 islands • Policy on use of county vehicles criticized • Inmate escapes, is re-arrested, on Hawaii island • Work to startat Lydgate Beach
Driver is arrested in collision that killed 3 • Apartment fire does $100,000 in damage
City Councilwoman Carol Fukunaga is pressing the administration to install public restrooms downtown and in Chinatown, saying businesses, residents and visitors are growing frustrated at more homeless people using the area as their toilet.
Pearl Harbor will be getting a fourth new Virginia-class attack submarine this summer, bringing a crew of more than 130 and a $10 million payroll to Hawaii, U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa said Monday.
Halawa Correctional Facility guard James "Kimo" Sanders III pleaded not guilty Monday to charges related to smuggling methamphetamine into the prison and bribery.
A 39-year-old Ewa Beach man Monday pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from a head-on collision that occurred 14 months ago while he was allegedly driving the wrong way on the H-2 freeway.
The 680-acre Palmyra Atoll, comprising about 50 isolated islets halfway between Hawaii and American Samoa, is best known as the site where a San Diego yachting couple met with foul play in the 1970s, a real-life murder mystery recounted in "And the Sea Will Tell," a best-selling book and TV miniseries.