A Circuit Court jury on Wednesday found a San Francisco man guilty of gunning down Joseph Peneueta in Chinatown in March 2009.
The FBI office in San Francisco said the agency received "credible intelligence" that Daniel Andreas San Diego might be on the Big Island. Agents are searching for him in the island's eastern district of Puna and in the small, eclectic town of Pahoa.
Police are seeking the public's help in locating a 17- or 18-year-old man suspected in the sexual assault of a woman at Maili Elementary School last week.
Mayor Kirk Caldwell announced Wednesday late afternoon that Jeffrey Wilkinson — a longtime executive and Punahou School alumnus — has been selected as to be the new administrator for the zoo, effective April 1.
Police have found the Ford SUV that was involved in an Aiea hit-and-run case that left a man in critical condition earlier this month, and are seeking information on the driver.
David Chang, the chairman of the Hawaii Republican Party, will step down to concentrate on military and business commitments, sources say.
"Jeopardy!" champ Arthur Chu, who won big money while taking heat for his renegade style, has been defeated.