The north and west-facing shores of Niihau, Kauai, Oahu, and Molokai are under a high surf warning due to a large northwest swell, the National Weather Service said.
A Paia man is facing second-degree murder charges after police arrested him in connection with the death of a man in Haiku.
A 13-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder in the fatal stabbing of a 14-year-old high school student outside an East Los Angeles middle school.
Leelah Alcorn wrote a note on her Tumblr blog, then walked several miles through the night and into the path of a tractor-trailer rumbling down a highway. In the final message attributed to her, she pleaded: "My death needs to mean something. ... Fix society. Please."
Gov. David Ige's selection of Castle & Cooke executive Carleton Ching to serve as chairman of the Board of Land and Natural Resources is drawing mixed reviews from those who've dealt with him.
After federal Department of Education investigators showed up at the University of Hawaii-Manoa last spring, UH officials have been working to dampen any criticisms that might appear in an upcoming report about how the university responds to complaints of sexual harassment and sexual assault.
The state Health Department is accusing a Waimalu restaurant of removing a restaurant inspection placard.