Gov. Neil Abercrombie on Friday blamed his staggering Democratic primary loss to state Sen. David Ige on his decision last year to call a special session of the state Legislature to approve marriage equality.
Federal agent Christopher Deedy is scheduled to stand trial a third time for fatally shooting Kollin Elderts in a Waikiki McDonald's restaurant in 2011. State Circuit Judge Karen Ahn tentatively set the trial for September 2015.
Hawaiian Electric Industries CEO Connie Lau and U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz met with local entrepreneurs Friday to talk about how startups will help the state lead the nation in energy innovation.
Gabriel Yanagihara is taking children's obsession with the video game "Minecraft" and turning it into a Hawaiian studies learning tool. Yanagihara is offering a "‘Minecraft' in Hawaii" workshop that focuses on recreating a Hawaiian island.
The University of Hawaii Rainbow Warriors will open the 2014-15 season against the University of Washington Huskies. Here is how they match up.
After getting torched on a late touchdown pass in the first half, the 'Iolani secondary made up for it in a big way. The Raiders intercepted Damien quarterback Dallas Labanon three times in the second half, and Keoni-Kordell Makekau kicked three field goals and caught a 61-yard touchdown pass in a 37-14 win on Friday afternoon in the ILH opener for both teams at 'Iolani.
The opening-night jitters were to be expected. Especially for a team with just two returning starters, a new setter and no designated star. No official go-to player meant go to a committee, which is what No. 17 Hawaii did Friday night.