One day after Shendon Chandler-Taniguchi was released from the psychiatric ward of a Kauai hospital in 2011, he went on a deadly rampage in a quiet Waimea Valley neighborhood — using a large knife to stab his grandfather, fatally injure a neighbor and wound two others before police ended the attacks by shooting him to death.
Aiming to pre-empt a cyberattack that could cripple shipping traffic to Hawaii, the major players in the port of Honolulu joined in a first-of-its-kind exercise Wednesday to examine weaknesses in their computer networks.
A standing-room-only crowd of mostly Army supporters but also some detractors turned out Wednesday in Wahiawa for the second of two "listening" sessions as the service weighs big troop cuts around the country, including in Hawaii.
Longtime Honolulu restaurateur Dave Stewart will shut down Brasserie Du Vin after service Saturday due to a lease dispute with Plumbers and Fitters Union Local 675, which owns the property.
Legislators pressed NextEra Energy Inc., the Florida-based energy company hoping to purchase Hawaiian Electric Industries, for details of how the mainland company will lower electric rates and by when.
In a Potty Camp video posted five months ago, smiling toddlers cheer "potty power!" and play with toilet paper at a hotelroom at the Ilikai Hotel in Waikiki.
That critical first step. It has to be quick. It has to be decisive. Whether it's on a drive to the basket or signing that inaugural recruit, that first step establishes the base of what is to come.
c.Anthropologists exploring a cave in Israel have uncovered a rare 55,000-year-old skull fossil that they say has a story to tell of a reverberating transition in human evolution, in the time and place when some early humans were moving out of Africa and apparently interbreeding with Neanderthals. Story »