Three new cases of measles have been confirmed by the state Department of Health.
Two U.S. senators are calling on regulators to issue a nationwide recall of cars with faulty air bags made by Takata Corp., questioning why automakers have been allowed to limit recalls to only certain locations with high humidity.
Emergency Medical Services paramedics transported a 79-year-old woman who was seriously injured Thursday morning when her vehicle fell 40 feet from a parking garage in Mililani.
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HILO >> A larger crowd than usual attended the weekly lava update meeting in Pahoa on Thursday night following news that Madame Pele's path had quickly advanced. A narrow finger of the 13-mile-long lava flow from Kilauea Volcano has advanced more than 450 yards since Wednesday, and officials believe it could hit Cemetery Road on Friday.
A Republican state Senate candidate plans to resume sign waving this afternoon after he was hit by a car while crossing the street after waving signs in Waipio Thursday morning.
State Sen. David Ige has the advantage in the campaign for governor, a new Hawaii Poll shows, scoring well with Japanese-Americans, seniors and union families who are among the most likely to vote in November.