Hermina 'Mina' Morita and her husband, Lance Laney, ran a vacation rental without permission, and built the getaway in a state conservation district without the proper permits, according to the state Department of Land and Natural Resources.
More than four days after a Malaysian jetliner went missing on route to Beijing, authorities acknowledged Wednesday they didn't know in which direction the plane and its 239 passengers was heading when it disappeared, vastly complicating efforts to find it.
Jon Niese, the Mets' projected opening day starter, had a rough Grapefruit League debut Tuesday, as he surrendered four runs over two innings in the Mets' 9-8 win over the Cardinals at Roger Dean Stadium.
Police issued an all-clear notice Tuesday afternoon after investigating a suspicious package at Noelani Elementary School in Manoa.
In opening statements in Hawaii's first death penalty case, federal prosecutors said that 5-year-old Talia Emoni Williams died after she was kicked so hard by her father that an imprint was left on the child's chest.
When a 16-year-old Kathi Mendes of Riverdale, Calif., learned her family would be hosting an exchange student from Japan, she was far from excited.
A review of surveillance video from a Walmart store where a Tampa family purchased beef later found to be tainted with LSD revealed no evidence of suspicious activity before the purchase, according to a company spokeswoman.