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Escaped hospital patient aimed to show he could be outside

| | Nov 16 2017 - 10:02pm | Comments

HONOLULU — A Hawaii psychiatric patient who acknowledges killing a woman nearly four decades ago said Thursday he escaped from his hospital and flew to California to prove he could live responsibly in the community.

  1. | Posted: Aug 26 2017 - 10:02pm

    HAGNATA, Guam — A U.S. military live-fire training range is being built on Guam to support the relocation of Marines.

  2. | Posted: Aug 26 2017 - 5:14pm

    HONOLULU — A bunch of four-legged surfers hit the shores of Waikiki for the annual dog surfing contest at Duke’s Oceanfest.

  3. | Posted: Aug 25 2017 - 8:52pm

    HAGATNA, Guam — A judge has denied a request for documents that would provide insight on why nearly all requests for use of temporary foreign labor on Guam under the H-2B visa program have been rejected by the federal government.

  4. | Posted: Aug 25 2017 - 1:34pm

    LIHUE, Kauai — Hawaii officials are dropping rat poison on a small uninhabited, crescent-shaped island that’s designated as a seabird sanctuary, but marine wildlife advocates are not in support of the helicopter drops.

  5. | Posted: Aug 25 2017 - 1:34pm

    HONOLULU — A nonprofit firm has filed a lawsuit against Hawaii that claims the lights at several state-operated airports are harming imperiled seabirds.

  6. | Posted: Aug 25 2017 - 7:49am

    KAILUA-KONA — More details of a new plan to raise $2.37 billion to bail out the financially troubled Honolulu rail project were released on Thursday.

  7. | Posted: Aug 23 2017 - 9:33pm

    HONOLULU — Honolulu has expanded its list of areas where people cannot sit or lie down in an effort to further contain the island’s homeless population.

  8. | Posted: Aug 23 2017 - 9:33pm

    HONOLULU — The Honolulu City Council has postponed action on a bill to require the installation of sprinkler systems in older high-rise buildings about a month after a blaze killed three residents of a 36-story structure that did not have the safety feature.

  9. | Posted: Aug 23 2017 - 9:33pm

    HONOLULU — State and city officials are hoping to get together with Waikiki business owners and the surfing community to brainstorm ways to fix a serious beach erosion problem.

  10. | Posted: Aug 22 2017 - 8:01pm

    WAILUKU, Maui — The reef at Olowalu is the largest and best developed on Maui, and it is a spawning ground that has helped populate reefs around the Hawaiian islands.

  11. | Posted: Aug 22 2017 - 4:40pm

    NEW YORK — Federal regulators searching for money laundering schemes are digging deeper into who is behind luxury real estate purchases in certain parts of the U.S.

  12. Posted: Aug 22 2017 - 1:27pm

    HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — A U.S. appeals court struck down the three-year prison sentence of a rowdy Korean Air passenger convicted of interfering with flight attendants last year on a flight to Guam.

  13. | Posted: Aug 21 2017 - 6:51pm

    LIHUE — A Hawaii research team is investigating a possible hybrid whale sighting off the Kauai island coast.

  14. | Posted: Aug 21 2017 - 6:51pm

    TOKYO— The lieutenant governor of Guam reassured Japanese on Monday that the U.S. territory is calm amid the recent tension between the U.S. and North Korea.

  15. | Posted: Aug 21 2017 - 6:51pm

    HONOLULU — Officials announced Monday that they have suspended the search for five Army soldiers who were in a helicopter crash during offshore training off Oahu last week.