The issue of inequality, once seen as taboo, should be tackled head on because it underlies some of the world's most pressing problems, according to three global "Elders" visiting Hawaii from three continents.
Inmate Daniel Skelton escaped prison by climbing through a hole in the ceiling in a shower area, kicking some loose boards to reach the roof and then exiting through an open gate, said state Public Safety Director Ted Sakai.
Hawaiian Electric Industries CEO Connie Lau and U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz met with local entrepreneurs Friday to talk about how startups will help the state lead the nation in energy innovation.
Gabriel Yanagihara is taking children's obsession with the video game "Minecraft" and turning it into a Hawaiian studies learning tool. Yanagihara is offering a "‘Minecraft' in Hawaii" workshop that focuses on recreating a Hawaiian island.
The University of Hawaii Rainbow Warriors will open the 2014-15 season against the University of Washington Huskies. Here is how they match up.
After getting torched on a late touchdown pass in the first half, the 'Iolani secondary made up for it in a big way. The Raiders intercepted Damien quarterback Dallas Labanon three times in the second half, and Keoni-Kordell Makekau kicked three field goals and caught a 61-yard touchdown pass in a 37-14 win on Friday afternoon in the ILH opener for both teams at 'Iolani.
The opening-night jitters were to be expected. Especially for a team with just two returning starters, a new setter and no designated star. No official go-to player meant go to a committee, which is what No. 17 Hawaii did Friday night.