The saga of Edward J. Snowden, the man whose leaked documents revealed the Orwellian dimensions of the National Security Agency, reads like a le Carri novel crossed with something by Kafka -- at least it does in Luke Harding's new book, "The Snowden Files."
The push to cool public school classrooms got a boost Monday as the state House Education Committee advanced a bill that would dedicate $25 million to air-condition schools next school year.
Two measures aimed at giving the state more say in walkable shopping areas and affordable housing that will take root around Oahu's future rail transit stations advanced out of a joint committee session Monday.
Three of the five churches accused of underpaying the state Department of Education by millions of dollars for using public school facilities have come to some kind of monetary settlement in exchange for being dropped from a lawsuit, it was announced Monday.
A man on trial in state court for murder said he did not strangle the 81-year-old victim but admitted having sex with a tenant of the same senior housing apartment building where the slaying occurred.
All three Bruno Mars concerts were sold out within about an hour of tickets going on sale Monday, the first time three Blaisdell Arena concerts have been sold out on the first day in promoter Tom Moffatt's 50 years of bringing acts to Hawaii.
The state closed the last fiscal year with a net gain in assets for the first time since 2006, another mark of the state's economic recovery.
The motorist accused of killing Hawaii Pacific University student Mariah Danforth-Moore in a hit-and-run collision in front of the school's Hawaii Loa campus pleaded guilty in state court Monday to leaving the scene of a fatal traffic accident.
Daniel Jackson Mapu, who was paralyzed when he was hit by two vehicles during a sign-waving rally against drugs more than a decade ago, has died. He was 32.
旅行サイトのトリップアドバイザーが発表した最新ランキングで、ホノルル市が全米で3番目にロマンチックな旅行先にランクインしたことが明らかになった。 今回のランキングはサイト利用者の評価等に基づいて行われており、全米でもっともロマンチックな旅行先にはサンフランシスコ、2位にはラスベガスがランクインしている。 なお、全米でもっともロマンチックなホテルランキングでは、カウアイ島のコア・ケア・ホテル＆リゾート・イン・ポイプが9位にランクインしている。
BAKSAN, Russia » On Friday, a week before the Olympics were set to open just 180 miles away, Russia's security forces appeared on Makhov Street at 8:30 a.m. and cordoned off the area around a brick and stone house.
Keahipono Zayden Askew • Haroldeen Mahealani Aviata • Sixto Tandoc Basilio • Alan Kainoa Cansibog • Luisa J. Cariaga • Agnes De Mattos • Arthur Enos • Yoshiko Kamei and more
QUESTION: This concerns a strip of land/dirt located between the street and the sidewalk and the trees planted on this strip. Recently, people cut down two trees planted on the strip.
In a technology-driven society where the iMiracle of six months ago is one overhyped product launch removed from obsolescence, Terence "Yoda" Yorga's cellphone repair kiosk on the corner of Atkinson Drive and Kapiolani Boulevard stands as a refreshingly retrograde refuge for unmediated human contact.
‘Dog' Chapman and wife in traffic accident • Driver who died after Wahiawa crash ID'd • Man charged in pair of Big Isle robberies
Flash flood watch is issued for 3 counties • Firms, colleges try to develop telescope staff • Fire destroys storage shed on Valley Isle
The legal wranglings over Oahu’s $5.26 billion rail transit project continue — even as construction ramps up.
Attorney Linda Chu Takayama has been appointed to lead the city Office of Economic Development. She will be joined by Peter Tomozawa, who was appointed as executive director of Business Development; and Minnie Ko, executive director of international affairs.