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Former California police officer named as serial killer


Updated on  April 25, 2018 at 11:30 am
A DNA match led to the arrest of a 72-year-old former police officer in a string of at least 12 slayings and 45 rapes in California by an attacker dubbed the Golden State Killer, police said today. Read More

Another key Hawaii Tourism Authority executive resigns

The Hawaii Tourism Authority, the state agency responsible for Hawaii’s tourism marketing, just announced another high-ranking personnel departure. Read More

Kauai rainfall may have set national record


Updated on  April 25, 2018 at 5:17 pm
Torrential rainfall in north Kauai that ravaged homes and businesses about a week and a half ago may have set a national record, according to the National Weather Service. Read More

Ewa Beach robbery suspect charged

A 26-year-old man was charged today for assaulting a 61-year-old security guard during a theft at an Ewa Beach business on Monday night. Read More
 

Fraternity members linked to racist video say they were ridiculed


Updated on  April 25, 2018 at 5:47 pm
Five students are suing Syracuse University for disciplinary actions related to videos of a private event where fraternity members used racial slurs and simulated a sexual assault of a disabled person. Read More

Michael Cohen to assert 5th Amendment in Stormy Daniels lawsuit


Updated on  April 25, 2018 at 12:59 pm
President Donald Trump’s long-term lawyer Michael Cohen said he will assert his constitutional right against self-incrimination in the lawsuit by adult-film star Stormy Daniels because of the ongoing criminal investigation against him. Read More
 

Study: Most Pacific atolls uninhabitable by middle of 21st century

A study by a team of scientists, including researchers from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, has predicted that many low-lying atolls in the Pacific will become uninhabitable by the middle of the 21st century. Read More
Updated on  April 25, 2018 at 3:59 pm

Kauai pedestrian dies in chain reaction crash

A 76-year-old man died this weekend after he was struck by a vehicle in a chain reaction crash on Kauai. Read More
Updated on  April 25, 2018 at 3:07 pm

Patton Oswalt credits late wife in Golden State Killer case


Updated on  April 25, 2018 at 6:45 pm
Finally, an arrest had been made in the case of the Golden State Killer, a moniker Michelle McNamara coined on her personal mission to catch a man responsible for at least 12 killings and 50 rapes throughout California in the 1970s and 80s. Read More

Man accused of shooting teen in Kalihi

An Oahu grand jury returned an indictment today, charging a 25-year-old man with attempted murder in connection with a shooting in Kalihi. Read More

Family says Delta used blanket to tie woman to wheelchair

A family is asking Delta Airlines to revise its policy for treating people with disabilities after one woman who cannot sit up was tied to a wheelchair. Read More
Updated on  April 24, 2018 at 7:52 pm

Hawaiian food is flourishing … in Utah


Updated on  April 24, 2018 at 4:22 pm
The restaurant Mo’ Bettahs is a ballad to beach life. Surfing movies play on TV screens in a continuous loop. Paddles and surfboards that have all touched Hawaiian waters adorn the walls. Reggae music by the band Natural Vibrations pulses through the speakers. Read More

Sides agree to drop rape lawsuit against Russell Simmons

A lawsuit from a Los Angeles woman who alleged music mogul Russell Simmons raped her is being dropped. A federal court filing says the two sides have agreed that the suit, filed in January, should be dismissed. Read More

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