The pending sale of 5,880 acres of land in Ka‘u is leaving coffee farmers anxious.
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Maya Maki, 7, enjoys the water slide at Spring Fest on Saturday in Kohala.
More than 2,000 people packed the beach and luau grounds of King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel on Saturday for the 19th annual Kona Brewers Festival. Forty breweries from Hawaii and the mainland offered an assortment of ales and lagers served alongside food prepared by chefs from 40 of the Big Island’s top restaurants. Pupu ranged from sweet and savory island specialties such as fresh fish and barbecued meats to decadent desserts of chocolate and lilikoi.
As technology evolves, so do con artists and their scams designed to separate the vulnerable from their life savings.
JERUSALEM — Jack Angelides was about to board a flight out of Israel’s international airport when he was given a curious choice that baffles him to this day. Traveling with a laptop and a stack of printed reading material, he was told to part with one or the other, because of unspecified security concerns.
OXON HILL, Md. — She was not on the speaking program, but Hillary Rodham Clinton had presence at the nation’s largest annual gathering of conservative activists on Saturday, as high-profile Republicans launched a dual effort to attack the prospective Democratic presidential candidate and improve the GOP’s longstanding struggle with women voters.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Two large oil slicks spotted Saturday by the Vietnamese air force offered the first sign that a jetliner carrying 239 people had crashed into the ocean after vanishing from radar without sending a single distress call.
WASHINGTON — In late December, President Barack Obama’s new legislative affairs team sent him more than a dozen recommendations for ways to improve his strained relations with Capitol Hill. The president responded with a few ideas of his own, including a request for more social events with lawmakers at the White House.
NEW YORK — The most dangerous parts of a flight are takeoff and landing. Rarely do incidents happen when a plane is cruising seven miles above the earth.
Russia reinforces military presence in Crimea; Moscow denounces Ukrainian authorities
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Race leader Aliy Zirkle took a two-hour lead out of the Yukon River village of Kaltag on Saturday and became the first musher to reach the Alaska west coast community of Unalakleet in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
FAIR OAKS, Ind. — Pigs cluster around a food stall like Black Friday shoppers waiting for the store to open. One pushes impatiently against the locked door with her snout, waiting for the sow inside to finish eating so she can take her turn.
WASHINGTON — Singer Courtney Love hadn’t been born and tweeting was reserved for birds when The New York Times won a landmark libel case at the Supreme Court in 1964.
Hawaii County has a new legislative auditor.
Airlines have been paring back on their seats to Hawaii, while ticket prices have been inching up, Hawaii Tourism Authority Vice President for Brand Management David Uchiyama said Friday.