A flowing lake of 2,100-degree lava continued to bear down a path headed for Pahoa town Thursday as schoolchildren went home with notices, businesses braced for the worst and Hawaii island's utility company made plans to keep power running.
Honolulu Police Chief Louis Kealoha on Thursday defended his handling of a high-profile domestic abuse case involving an officer while a group of female lawmakers condemned his department for what they described as a pattern of botching such cases.
With the November election approaching, Circuit Judge Karen Nakasone said Thursday she would rule on whether to dismiss a legal challenge to state Rep. Calvin Say's residency by the end of this month.
Maui's economic recovery has been inconsistent this year as a sputtering visitor industry and an overdue construction rebound have slowed growth on the state's third most populous island.
The No. 6-ranked Campbell Sabers know about proficiency and production. But even when the well seems dry, they've learned to be poised. With just over a minute left, the Sabers trailed Kapolei 13-7 last week. Back on their 25-yard line, things seemed bleak.
It's about more than wearing a volleyball uniform for a few years. To be a Rainbow Wahine is to wear a proud tradition for life. Ali Longo is looking forward to her initiation into that circle Saturday.
Country star Miranda Lambert, who’s now come out on top of 10 years as a country-music star, describes her fifth album “Platinum” (RCA Nashville) as transitional. Lambert headlines a show at the Blaisdell Arena Saturday that continues months of touring.
The Warriors were set to stay overnight in Los Angeles, then travel Friday to Boulder, Colo., ahead of Saturday's game against Colorado.