The United States and partner nations launched their first airstrikes against Islamic State militants in Syria, as fighting raged Monday between the extremist group and Kurdish forces near the border with Turkey, triggering a surge of tens of thousands of refugees.
Hawaiian Airlines took in $19 million in baggage fees during the second quarter as checked, overweight and oversized luggage continued to pay off in a big way.
Police charged a 49-year-old Kau man whose neighbor found him inside her house Saturday after he allegedly took a shower, drank her alcohol and entered her car and stole her car keys. He was also charged with drug crimes.
Daniel Inouye, the late U.S. senator from Hawaii, allegedly was the male colleague of fellow Democrat Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand of New York who held Gillibrand's waist and told her, "Don't lose too much weight now. I like my girls chubby," the New York Times reported Monday, citing anonymous sources.
A television reporter revealed during a live on-air segment that she owns a medical marijuana business and was quitting her job to advocate for the drug ahead of a November ballot initiative to legalize the recreational use of pot in Alaska.
The first official day of fall brought a bit of relief from weeks of heat and humidity with the return of cooling tradewinds.
San Diego Chargers inside linebacker Manti Te'o suffered a foot fracture in Sunday's game and will miss extensive time due to the latest foot injury, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune's website utsandiego.com