Amanda Knox, who maintained that she and her former Italian boyfriend were innocent in her British roommate's murder through multiple trials and nearly four years in jail, was vindicated Friday when Italy's highest court threw out their convictions once and for all.
Honolulu firefighters brought a brush fire on Waahila Ridge under control as of 4:30 p.m. Friday, according to Honolulu Fire Department spokesman Capt. David Jenkins.
Hawaii's 50-year wait for Diana Ross' first concert in the islands just got a day shorter.
The Kauai Fire Department rescued 32 stranded hikers on the Na Pali Coast after rapidly rising waters made Hanakapiai Stream become impassable.
Pernell Aio, who fell from an H-1 freeway bridge while in police custody earlier this month, was high on methamphetamine, commonly known as crystal meth, according to the Honolulu Medical Examiner's Office.
A popular pastime for media members and University of Hawaii staffers in moments surrounding David Matlin's overflow press conference Wednesday was playing count the athletic directors.
A man convicted of strangling a pharmacist and his girlfriend was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole, after the mother of one of the victims called him a "useless waste of space and air" and declared he's "going straight to hell."