The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs’ Office of Consumer Protection announced Friday that Hawaii, 49 other states and the District of Columbia, the Federal Trade Commission, and the Federal Communications Commission reached settlements with T-Mobile USA Inc. of $90 million in payments, and resolves allegations T-Mobile placed unauthorized charges for third-party services on consumers’ mobile telephone bills, a practice known as “mobile cramming.”
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WAILUKU) — Some Molokai residents are hailing four arrested fishermen as heroes for protecting their island’s resources from outsiders.
LIHUE — The Kauai County Council has killed a bill that could have resulted in higher taxes for companies researching genetically modified crops.
LIHUE — A Kauai drug dealer has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
HONOLULU — An international team led by University of Hawaii scientists says they have set a record for observing the deepest fish during an expedition to the Mariana Trench in the western Pacific.
HONOLULU — A financially troubled Honolulu charter school had more than $101,000 in questionable spending, the Public Charter School Commission said.
Hawaiian Airlines on Thursday transported its 10 millionth passenger in 2014 — a new record for the 85-year-old company.
A 33-year-old Wailuku, Maui, man faces up to life in prison after being convicted Thursday of methamphetamine distribution by a federal jury.
Hawaiian Airlines on Thursday announced a definitive purchase agreement with Airbus, finalizing the Memorandum of Understanding announced earlier this year to acquire six new A330-800neo aircraft starting in 2019.
HONOLULU — The president of a Hawaii telecommunications company has been indicted on charges of diverting $4 million of the corporation’s money for personal expenses over the course of a decade.
HONOLULU — The state Supreme Court heard arguments Thursday in a lawsuit challenging Hawaii’s gay marriage law, more than a year after same-sex couples were allowed to legally marry on the islands.
A 32-year-old Waipahu, Oahu, man has been indicted on three counts of producing child pornography, and one count of possessing child pornography by a federal grand jury.
HONOLULU — A former Honolulu girls’ school teacher has pleaded guilty to seven counts of sexual assault.
HALEIWA — The picturesque town of Haleiwa on Oahu’s North Shore now has a new pedestrian walkway.
WAILUKU — State Department of Land and Natural Resources enforcement officers will be at the Maui Mall this weekend to tell people know about new fishing rules that took effect last month.