The notables who left the world in 2014 include political figures who catalyzed war and peace and scientists who changed our lives -- the inventor of Corningware, for instance. And we lost beloved entertainers, some remembered for bringing audiences decades of smiles and tears and others who left the stage long before their time.
A recent study commissioned by the Hawaii Tourism Authority has identified tens of thousands more home-based vacation rentals advertised online than the agency thought were available.
A coconut crab that somehow made its way to Oahu is causing concern about whether there could be others around.
In a major course shift to the Hokule‘a's journey around the world, the canoe's escort vessel, the Hikianalia, will sail home early to Hawaii next year and be replaced by a boat capable of towing craft across vast ocean stretches, Polynesian Voyaging Society officials say.
Gregg Marshall, the reigning national coach of the year, got all he wanted — and then some — against Hawaii on Tuesday night at the Stan Sheriff Center, as Wichita State advances to the championship game of the Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic.
A Northern California woman made her first court appearance Tuesday after a road rage incident was captured in a dramatic cellphone video that showed a vehicle forcing a car off a mountain highway.
The mayor of the St. Louis suburb of Berkeley urged calm Wednesday after a white police officer killed a black 18-year-old who police said pointed a gun at him, reigniting tensions that have lingered since the death of Michael Brown in neighboring Ferguson.