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.
Another hot and humid day is expected Monday, but cooling tradewinds should start to build and bring some relief.
A new study released Monday found that warming temperatures in Pacific Ocean waters off the coast of North America over the past century closely followed natural changes in the wind, not increases in greenhouse gases related to global warming.
The lava flow heading to Pahoa has slowed to a stop. But a new lava breakout was observed upslope of the flow front.
Adm. Harry Harris, who has been commander of the Navy's Pacific Fleet for nearly a year, Monday was nominated to be come next commander of all forces in the Pacific, the Pentagon announced. Harris' nomination needs to be confirmed by the Senate.
wo wins last week helped push Hawaii back into the AVCA Coaches Top 25 on Monday. The Rainbow Wahine (8-3) were at No. 25, the spot they held two weeks ago. Hawaii was just out of the Top 25 last week in 26th, the first time the team had been unranked since the last four weeks of the 1992 season.
The University of Hawaii football team will use this bye week to rehabilitate injured players and sort the quarterback situation. Backup quarterback Jeremy Higgins, who started the second half of Saturday's 21-12 road loss to Colorado, has been diagnosed with a fracture in his left (throwing) hand.