Federal Emergency Management Administrator W. Craig Fugate denied the state's request for a major disaster declaration due to Tropical Storm Iselle, state Civil Defense announced today.
The state Supreme Court has dismissed a legal challenge to the primary election filed by the American Civil Liberties Union of Hawaii.
President Barack Obama tamped down the prospect of imminent U.S. military action in Syria on Thursday, saying "we don't have a strategy yet" for degrading the violent militant group seeking to establish a caliphate in the Middle East.
Honolulu police are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery of the Zippy's restaurant on Kapahulu Avenue Thursday morning.
The Aloha Stadium Authority today authorized an expenditure of $155,000 to continue the process of determining the future of the aging 50,000-seat facility.
It pays to be an internist in Hawaii. Not so much, though, if you're a retail salesperson. Internists in the state average $111.32 an hour and make an average $231,550 a year, according to the Occupational Employment and Wages in Hawai‘i 2013 report issued Wednesday by the state Department of Labor and Industrial Relations.
Hawaiian Electric Co.'s new energy plan angered solar customers, who could face higher monthly bills, but pleased non-solar customers, who might see their costs drop.