A 48-year-old homeless man, awaiting trial in the fatal stabbing of another homeless man at a Kailua park on July 12, hanged himself Saturday at the Oahu Community Correctional Center.
A state judge on Wednesday ordered the release pending trial of a former Sacred Hearts Academy teacher accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old student.
A 3-year-old boy was taken to an area hospital in serious condition Wednesday after falling about 20 feet from a window in an Ala Moana-area residential building and onto a concrete awning.
Firefighters responded to two car fires early Wednesday in Kakaako and Nuuanu that could be related, a Honolulu Fire Department spokesman said.
An F-111C Aardvark strike aircraft, courtesy of the Royal Australian Air Force, is headed to the Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor as the museum's 45th airplane.
The planned expansion of an industrial park next to Kawainui Marsh is drawing the ire of the Kailua Neighborhood Board and environmental groups worried about the project's impact.
AVA, Mo. » Rick Fausett bobbed onto the deck of the campground pool, clutching a Busch Light with one hand and waving the other like a wand. He wore nothing but flip-flops and a top hat decorated with long pheasant feathers and fabric-spun magenta poinsettias.
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The Food and Drug Administration says consumers shouldn't worry too much about levels of arsenic in rice — but should vary their diets just in case.
A Hawaii musician and his friend visiting from Connecticut claim in a federal lawsuit that Honolulu police officers used excessive force when they were mistaken for armed robbers while hiking.
One of the state's largest public worker unions, the United Public Workers, is backing U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa in the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate.
Supporters of a bill that proposes to regulate genetically modified crops and pesticide use by large agricultural operations on Kauai will march this weekend to show solidarity before a County Council committee takes action Monday.
Today board members overseeing Honolulu's rail project will consider approving an additional $27.1 million to add safety gates at the 21 stations along the route.
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said Wednesday the Obama administration is exploring possible administrative options for pursuing federal recognition of Native Hawaiians. But she stopped short of saying the president supports going that route if it's doable.
Is it true that burglaries of homes being tented for termites are on the rise? We’ve heard about sophisticated groups of burglars equipped with high-tech gas masks hitting tented homes recently. We are planning to have our house tented and worry about security. My husband thinks he has to sleep in his car next to the house to make sure it is safe.
Whatever happened in the Amber Jackson murder investigation after her body was found in a remote, wooded area on Kauai three years ago?
Truck hits and kills woman in driveway • Brush fires flare in Wahiawa, Hawaii Kai • Man nearly drowns in Kailua home pool