State Health Director Loretta Fuddy was killed, but eight other people survived, after a small commuter airplane crashed into the ocean shortly after taking off from Kalaupapa Airport Wednesday afternoon.
Hawaii recorded its 14th shark attack of the year Wednesday as a 29-year-old Captain Cook man reported being bitten by a 10- to 12-foot tiger shark off Punaluu on Hawaii island.
Current and former faculty of the University of Hawaii's Cancer Center are imploring the Board of Regents to support a change in leadership at the research center, citing a host of alleged offenses by embattled director Michele Carbone, including mismanagement of funds and retaliating against employees.
The Hawaii Tourism Authority plans to ask the state Legislature to make changes to a law outlining the requirements for a single tourism marketing plan and will implement other internal improvements after a critical state audit.
King's Village Shopping Center, a retail complex in Waikiki designed to resemble Honolulu around 1900, may be redeveloped into a luxury condominium hotel.
The one-two punch of the Christmas season and new year are here, and woe is me, you say. The idea of dazzling for the holidays may seem like a lost cause for many women, who spend so much time worrying and toiling for others that they fail their own upkeep.
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"Sparklejollytwinklejingley!" Not since Mary Poppins has a musical number had such an amusing -- and lengthy -- title. Cast members in Diamond Head Theatre's production of "Elf: The Musical" say "Sparklejolly," vibrant and upbeat, is one of their favorite songs in the show. Story »