The Public Utilities Commission, asserting its power over Hawaiian Electric Co., got the utility to agree Friday to free up rooftop solar approvals.
Marine Corps Base Hawaii officials confirmed Friday the 22-year-old man accused of trying to kill two motorcycle police officers is a Marine stationed at the Kaneohe base.
A 26-year-old missionary from the Philippines who was reported missing in Honolulu earlier this month has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl.
A Hawaiian Airlines flight landed safety after being struck by lightning en route from Honolulu to Hilo on Friday evening. No injuries were reported. The aircraft, a Boeing 717-200, is designed to withstand lightning strikes.
Hyundai is recalling about 263,000 cars in the U.S. and Canada because a sensor problem could cause drivers to lose power-assisted steering.
A flood advisory for Maui was extended Saturday afternoon after radar showed heavy rains off Kahului.
Anthony Mason, the rugged power forward who was a defensive force in the NBA from the 1990s into the early 21st century, has died. He was 48.