Former Schofield Barracks soldier Naeem J. Williams is standing trial in U.S. District Court on a charge of capital murder for the July 2005 beating death of his 5-year-old daughter, Talia Emoni Williams.
YANGON, Myanmar >> Nobel Peace Prize winner and democracy advocate Aung San Suu Kyi announced the formation of a foundation based in Hawaii that will raise money to improve health care and education in Myanmar.
More than 130 demonstrators sporting bold red "Save Our Kaka'ako" shirts lined Ala Moana Boulevard on Saturday to voice fears that "runaway" luxury condominium development, if left unchecked, will replace much of the coastal green space there and block public access to the beach.
When staffers at the restored 19th-century sugar plantation were brainstorming ideas for a benefit, they recalled the good times they always had at carnivals. They thought the museum's expansive front lawn would be the perfect setting for an old-fashioned fair.
Perhaps it wasn't a huge surprise that it would be an all-Hawaii final Saturday at Queen's Beach. After all, it WAS the Rainbow Wahine Invitational sand tournament and the No. 5 SandBows had gone 3-0 in Friday's dual play, topping No. 3 Long Beach State, No. 10 Stanford and unranked Loyola Marymount.
Thirty prints of exotic plants collected during Cook's 1768-1771 voyage will be on display for the first time at the National Tropical Botanical Garden's headquarters on Kauai as part of its 50th anniversary celebration.
"Highest and best use."In real-estate appraisals the concept is simple: However a piece of land can legally generate the most money is its "highest and best use."
Honolulu hip-hop fans can get a look at one Next Big Thing who appears to be well on his way to a career with staying power when Lamar comes to the Blaisdell Arena with his live band on Saturday night. Story »