The House on Tuesday voted 257-167 for the measure that Obama is expected to sign. Without action, funding for the department would have expired Friday at midnight.
Two women were found unresponsive in Hanauma Bay waters Monday in separate apparent near-drowning incidents.
The University of Hawaii at Manoa announced Monday that it will officially ban smoking on campus, effective July 1, becoming the second smoke-free campus in the state after Kapiolani Community College.
Alexander & Baldwin Inc. is getting close to putting a sold-out sign on The Collection condominium tower, which is in an early stage of construction in Kakaako.
Aggression isn't something familiar to a lot of folks, so when confronted with a violent situation, many people don't know how to respond. Krav Maga, a self-defense system developed by the Israeli military, can help.
Garrett Nevels closed out the postgame press conference of Hawaii's win last week over Long Beach State in signature Nevels style. The senior shooting guard was asked a question about UH's team leadership, and he was short and to the point.
Parking and rental rates at Aloha Stadium could go up as soon as this football season as the Aloha Stadium Authority considers new pricing structures.