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| | Jun 17 2017 - 7:05pm | Comments

HONOLULU — No modern navigation instrumentation guided a Polynesian voyaging canoe as it followed the horizon during a three-year journey around the globe.

  1. | Posted: Jun 22 2017 - 2:04pm

    HONOLULU — The U.S. Missile Defense Agency said it failed to intercept a ballistic missile during a test off Kauai.

  2. Posted: Jun 22 2017 - 7:44pm

    HONOLULU — Officials on the Hawaii island of Oahu are looking for ways to cut down on subleasing as its popularity rises with the advent of businesses such as Airbnb.

  3. Posted: Jun 22 2017 - 9:41am

    HONOLULU (AP) — The search has been delayed for Honolulu’s next police chief.

  4. Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 9:06am

    HONOLULU (AP) — Domestic violence caseloads for Honolulu police skyrocketed 615 percent from 2013 to 2016, largely because of a 2014 law change that reclassified abuse suspected in the presence of children under age 14 to be classified as felonies, according to a report released by the city’s auditor.

  5. Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 9:04am

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The remains of a Texas sailor who died in the 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor are returning home.

  6. Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 9:03am

    HONOLULU — An Oahu lawmaker who was ousted from her leadership post in the Republican Party after criticizing President Donald Trump has been accepted by the state’s Democrats.

  7. Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 9:01am

    HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii officials are hoping to complete efforts to cool 1,000 classrooms before the start of the upcoming school year.

  8. Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 9:58pm

    WAILUKU — A health care provider plans to spend more than $50 million to expand three Maui hospitals.

  9. | Posted: Jun 17 2017 - 7:05pm

    HONOLULU — No modern navigation instrumentation guided a Polynesian voyaging canoe as it followed the horizon during a three-year journey around the globe.

  10. Posted: Jun 17 2017 - 11:48am

    HONOLULU (AP) — Oahu residents attended a neighborhood board meeting on Thursday to share how they feel about the Kahala Hotel & Resort’s attempts to obtain a rare, nonexclusive easement to use about an acre of public shoreline for commercial enterprises.

  11. | Posted: Jun 17 2017 - 11:43am

    On June 4, 1976, the Hokulea, a double-hulled sailing canoe of ancient design, glided into Papeete Harbor in Tahiti, greeted ecstatically by a crowd of 17,000 — more than half the island’s population. For the first time in six centuries, a traditional Polynesian sailing vessel had made the voyage from Hawaii to Tahiti, covering more than 2,700 miles without instruments.

  12. | Posted: Jun 17 2017 - 11:32am

    HONOLULU — No modern navigation instrumentation guided a Polynesian voyaging canoe as it followed the horizon during a three-year journey around the globe.

  13. Posted: Jun 16 2017 - 5:19pm

    WAIANAE (AP) — The Army has identified a Hawaii-based soldier killed when a fishing boat ran over him as Col. Kirk Slaughter.

  14. Posted: Jun 16 2017 - 5:18pm

    HONOLULU (AP) — The woman selected to lead Hawaii’s public schools is at the center of a nearly $1 million controversy with her current district in Arizona.

  15. Posted: Jun 16 2017 - 5:17pm

    LIHUE, Kauai (AP) — A lawsuit alleges an agribusiness company broke Hawaii law by failing to conduct an environmental review before starting operations.