State Rep. Romy Cachola says former colleagues on the Honolulu City Council accepted the same meals that Ethics Commission staff accuse him of taking illegally.
The 46-year-old man extradited from Hawaii to face a charge of killing his Japanese-born wife entered a plea of not guilty in a San Diego courtroom Monday, the CBS station in San Diego reported.
Although visitor arrivals in August declined slightly and spending was flat against the same month last year, year-to-date results for Hawaii's visitor industry continue to surpass last year's records.
The fees that Hawaii's two largest banks charge their own customers for using an out-of-network ATM are higher than the average in 25 top U.S. markets.
With barely a drop of sweat sliding across his tanned and weathered face, weightlifter Gary Kawamura lifted the barbell — laden with steel plates that weighed more than he did — and raised it in a smooth motion high above his head.
When Phil Olsen of Makiki was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 1989, the future seemed dire. He underwent several painful biopsies to pinpoint the location of the tumor in his prostate, a walnut-size gland below the bladder.
After a 70-minute football practice that spilled into twilight, Hawaii coach Norm Chow came away optimistic for Saturday's game against Rice in Houston. "It was a good practice," Chow said of the rare extended Monday practice.