LIHUE, Kauai — Prosecutors on Kauai have ruled that police were justified in shooting a 21-year-old in his car in Nawiliwili in August.
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No tsunami was triggered by a magnitude-6.9 earthquake Friday afternoon in the Solomon Islands, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.
HAGATNA, Guam — The military’s revised proposal for a buildup on Guam calls for less population growth and locating a Marine Corps live-fire training range on an Air Force base instead of the site of an ancient village.
HONOLULU — The U.S. Government Accountability Office says it has not yet determined how deeply it will look into Hawaii’s health exchange.
WAILUKU, Maui — Maui County officials took a ferry to the first Lanai Planning Commission meeting since a February plane crash killed two county workers and injured three other employees.
HONOLULU — A judge in Hawaii has denied bail for a Southern California man accused of killing a man whose dismembered body was found in an Oahu ravine.
The material that spilled from an overturned truck Thursday was not hazardous, a Fire Department official said this morning.
Bing, Microsoft’s search engine, is featuring a photo of a day gecko today that was taken in Captain Cook. The photo was taken by Mark Johnson.
A small craft advisory remains in effect for Hawaii Island waters, according to National Weather Service forecasters in Honolulu.
No tsunami was triggered by a magnitude-7.4 earthquake that struck Friday morning near the coast of Guerrero, Mexico, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.
People with new tattoos and body piercings, as well as some cancer survivors, may now be eligible to donate blood in Hawaii, Blood Bank of Hawaii officials announced this week. They said thanks to changes in medical research and technology, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration determined these new requirements to be safe for both donors and patients. These changes will help expand the population’s donor pool and better meet hospitals’ needs.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Jimi Hendrix made it shriek. Buddy Holly made it swing. Stevie Ray Vaughn made it snarl.
The Hawaii Police Department reports Highway 190 has reopened following a traffic accident Thursday afternoon in South Kohala.
A Kailua-Kona man has been charged with meth trafficking and other offenses after being found with crystal methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia, according to Hawaii County Police.
An overturned tanker on Mamalahoa Highway has closed the road south of the Saddle Road junction.