HONOLULU — A Honolulu police officer charged with sexual assault has pleaded not guilty.
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HONOLULU — The criminal case against a man accused of stealing the Honolulu police chief’s mailbox was dismissed Tuesday, about two weeks after the case abruptly ended in a mistrial and raised allegations about how the city’s police department handled the investigation.
LIHUE — The Kauai County Council has approved a new rule that asks reporters and media organizations to provide a week’s notice before shooting photos or video at their meetings.
HONOLULU — Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard is visiting India to talk about priorities the country shares with Hawaii.
PACIFIC MISSILE RANGE FACILITY, Kauai — The Navy and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plan to move seabird eggs away from an active runway on Kauai to Oahu’s North Shore.
HONOLULU — The Hawaii Health Connector has signed up about 3,500 people for health insurance in the past month, an improvement from last year when just 275 people signed up for coverage in the first month of the troubled health exchange.
HAGATNA, Guam — The mayor of the hometown of Philippine revolution hero Apolinario Mabini says he looks forward to the day when a statue of Mabini will be unveiled in a Guam village.
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa — A man has been accused of hurling racial slurs and curse words at a flight crew, creating such a ruckus on a flight from Honolulu to the territory of American Samoa that the pilots nearly turned the plane around.
HONOLULU — A Korean Air Lines executive’s tantrum over bagged nuts in a first-class cabin is drawing enough attention to give Hawaii’s $38 million macadamia nut industry a boost.
Some Hawaii-based service members may be eligible to receive compensation arising from hidden finance charges incurred in connection with their purchase of consumer electronic products through a company called Rome Finance, the state announced Tuesday.
Hawaii will receive up to $1.5 million to design health care payment and service delivery models that will improve health care quality and lower costs, U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia M. Burwell announced Tuesday.
A new crowdfunding and outreach campaign has been launched to generate support for protecting the native birds of Kauai by controlling rats with humane, self-resetting traps, the Kauai Forest Bird Recovery Project announced recently.
HONOLULU — Hawaii’s largest private landowner is asking the state Land Use Commission to designate nearly 10,000 acres on Oahu as important agricultural lands.
The Hawaii State Department of Labor and Industrial Relations reports that Unemployment Insurance contribution rates for 2015 will be reduced 22 percent on average, resulting in employers paying $50 million less in taxes, or $100 less per employee on average for 2015.
Recent decreases in bunker fuel prices has prompted Matson to drop its fuel-related surcharge by 2 percentage points.