- Pacific trade ministers announce progress in Hawaii talks Updated: Jul-31-15 11:11 pm
LAHAINA, Hawaii - Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations made significant progress this week toward a new trade agreement that would cover nearly 40 percent of the global economy, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said Friday.
- Guillermo racing in Pacific, remains far from Hawaii Updated: Jul-31-15 10:54 pm
MIAMI - Hurricane Guillermo continues to race west-northwest but remains far away from Hawaii deep in the Pacific.
- Astronomers gather in Hawaii amid telescope tensions Updated: Jul-31-15 9:49 pm
HONOLULU - More than 2,500 astronomers from around the world are descending on Hawaii for a conference at a time when telescope construction is a sensitive issue in the state.
- Honolulu police arrest suspect in assault of state lawmaker Updated: Jul-31-15 8:59 pm
HONOLULU - Police have arrested a juvenile on suspicion of misdemeanor assault in a case involving a Hawaii lawmaker who was attacked in a homeless encampment.
- 7 Hawaii telescope protesters arrested for defying new rule Updated: Jul-31-15 8:40 pm
HONOLULU - Seven men have been arrested for camping on Mauna Kea (mau-NAH' kay-AH'), where there's a new emergency rule restricting overnight access to the mountain because of protests against building a giant telescope there.
- Hawaii's Galdiano wins Canadian Women's Amateur Updated: Jul-31-15 8:33 pm
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan - Mariel Galdiano won the Canadian Women's Amateur on Friday, closing with a 3-under 69 for a one-stroke victory over fellow American Bethany Wu.
- Haleakala Telescope protest ends in arrests Updated: Jul-31-15 2:29 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A convoy is bringing construction equipment for a half-completed telescope to the summit of Haleakala despite a protest Thursday night that ended with 20 arrests.
- Local actress lands spot on 'Hawaii Five-O' Updated: Jul-31-15 9:04 am
LIHUE, Hawaii - A local actress and owner of a popular yoga studio in Kapaa has landed a guest spot on the CBS police drama "Hawaii Five-O."
- Record-breaking temperatures mean trouble for Hawaii farmers Updated: Jul-31-15 9:02 am
HONOLULU - The National Weather Service is forecasting high temperatures to stay all the way into fall, a prediction that promises problems for Hawaii farmers.
- Hawaii to get $14M in federal funds for affordable housing Updated: Jul-30-15 10:28 pm
HONOLULU - The federal government is awarding $14 million in grants to address homelessness and to support housing for low- and moderate-income people in Hawaii.
- Man accused in night vision goggles case will go to Utah Updated: Jul-30-15 9:14 pm
HONOLULU - A man arrested in Hawaii for allegedly trying to buy military-grade night vision goggles is being sent to Utah.
- EPA reviews $15 million settlement for Hawaii molasses spill Updated: Jul-30-15 6:28 pm
HONOLULU - The Environmental Protection Agency is reviewing a $15.4 million settlement between Hawaii and a shipping company that spilled 1,400 tons of molasses into Honolulu Harbor to see how it may affect the agency's investigation.
- Virgin America's 2Q profit beats Wall Street forecasts Updated: Jul-30-15 3:40 pm
Virgin America's second-quarter profit beat Wall Street expectations on cheaper fuel, and the airline plans to grow at a double-digit rate next year after it starts flying to Hawaii.
- Big Island farmers to participate in feral pig project Updated: Jul-30-15 3:16 pm
HILO, Hawaii - Five Big Island farmers have signed up to join federal efforts in a conversation pilot program aimed at addressing feral pig management.
- Hawaii County sees most suicides in state Updated: Jul-30-15 2:38 pm
HILO, Hawaii - Suicide has surpassed traffic fatalities as the number one cause of death in Hawaii and Hawaii County is seeing the most instances in the state.
- Officials plan to clear Kakaako homeless encampment Updated: Jul-29-15 9:58 pm
HONOLULU - Honolulu officials say they're planning to sweep a homeless encampment in Kakaako within the next month.
- 2 cruise ship workers injured while docked in Hilo Updated: Jul-29-15 4:24 pm
HILO, Hawaii - Officials say two crewmembers of Norwegian Cruise Line's Pride of America were seriously injured while working aboard the ship when it was docked in the port of Hilo.
- Commission: Native Hawaiian Roll exceeds 95,000 Updated: Jul-29-15 1:10 pm
HONOLULU - A roll of qualified Native Hawaiians interested in participating in their own government has exceeded 95,000 people.
- 5,000 gallons of wastewater overflow on Maui Updated: Jul-29-15 9:08 am
WAILUKU, Hawaii - About 5,000 gallons of wastewater overflowed along the North Honoapiilani Highway due to a pumping station error.
- Honolulu drops plan to turn Hilo Hattie store into shelter Updated: Jul-28-15 10:33 pm
HONOLULU - Honolulu officials are abandoning a plan to convert a Hilo Hattie store into an emergency homeless shelter.
- Hawaii's longline fishermen on course to hit bigeye limit Updated: Jul-28-15 8:56 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii's longline fishermen are on course to hit their annual bigeye tuna catch limit next week, three months earlier than last year. This means they will have to stop catching bigeye in their most productive fishing grounds west of Hawaii on Aug. 5.
- Former UH athletic director earned more than $1 million Updated: Jul-28-15 6:09 pm
HONOLULU - The University of Hawaii's athletic director earned more than $1 million over his 28 months with the school, records show.
- Man charged with manslaughter in fatal punch Updated: Jul-28-15 2:14 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A man is facing a manslaughter charge after he delivered a fatal punch to a man outside of a grocery store in Paia.
- Kansas, Indiana, UCLA head Maui Invitational Updated: Jul-28-15 1:00 pm
LAHAINA, Hawaii - Kansas will open the 2015 Maui Invitational against Chaminade, the Division II host school known for some of college basketball's biggest upsets.
- And the Lord said retire: the Rev. Jack Belsom leaves legacy Updated: Jul-28-15 10:37 am
WAILUKU, Hawaii - When he was called to serve at then-Iao Congregational Church in October 1992, the Rev. Jack Belsom thought he might stay for a few years to help resolve issues, as he had done at other churches.