- Hawaii governor plans to veto sex trafficking bill Updated: Jun-29-15 11:10 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii Gov. David Ige said he plans to veto a bill that would ban sex trafficking, making the state the only one in the nation without a comprehensive law on the subject.
- Pearl Harbor to host Japanese fireworks display this summer Updated: Jun-29-15 8:40 pm
HONOLULU - The U.S. Navy will host a Japanese fireworks display at Pearl Harbor this summer to commemorate the end of World War II.
- Correction: Smoking-State Parks story Updated: Jun-29-15 7:47 pm
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii - In a story June 20 about a smoking ban at state parks in Hawaii, The Associated Press reported erroneously that parks on Kauai are excluded from the ban. The ban applies to all state parks in Hawaii.
- Former mayor appointed to lead Lodging & Tourism Association Updated: Jun-29-15 2:18 pm
HONOLULU - Honolulu's former mayor is again taking on the top leadership role at the Hawaii Lodging & Tourism Association.
- Severe drought expected to spread to Big Island Updated: Jun-29-15 2:08 pm
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii - Weather experts say severe drought will spread to the Big Island as summer continues.
- Solar Impulse plane en route to Hawaii from Japan Updated: Jun-29-15 1:16 am
TOKYO - A solar-powered plane took off from Japan early Monday to attempt a five-day flight over open water to Hawaii, the eighth leg of its bid to fly around the world without fuel.
- Scientists study lava from Kilauea to improve projections Updated: Jun-28-15 2:16 pm
HILO, Hawaii - Geologists at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory are studying lava samples that might help fine-tune projections if Kilauea sends another 2,000-degree river of molten rock toward homes in lower Puna.
- Army Corps of Engineers: Upgrade Ioa Stream flood control Updated: Jun-28-15 1:26 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is proposing new structures and diversions to protect the homes and business surrounding Iao Stream, which frequently floods.
- Honolulu commuters sleep, eat in cars to deal with traffic Updated: Jun-28-15 11:23 am
HONOLULU - Hawaii Rep. Matt LoPresti knew he had a problem when his preschool-aged daughter Nina started drawing pictures of herself sitting in traffic.
- Magnitude-5 earthquake rattles Big Island; no tsunami threat Updated: Jun-28-15 4:55 am
HILO, Hawaii - A magnitude-5 earthquake has struck the Big Island, but there is no tsunami threat.
- Professor to use electric current to remove invasive fish Updated: Jun-27-15 5:34 pm
HONOLULU - A Tulane University associate professor hopes to get rid of invasive fish species in 12 Oahu streams by electrocuting them during a six-month pilot program.
- Protesters stop transport of Haleakala telescope materials Updated: Jun-27-15 4:53 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - The transport of construction materials for a telescope atop Haleakala was delayed after 200 chanting protesters blocked the road near Central Maui Baseyard for an overnight candlelight vigil.
- Man, 62, dies after losing consciousness during flight Updated: Jun-27-15 3:44 pm
HONOLULU - A man is dead after he became unconscious during a flight from Japan to Honolulu.
- Hawaii governor says state supports telescope construction Updated: Jun-26-15 10:59 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii Gov. David Ige says recent attempts to block the road to the summit of Mauna Kea were unlawful and unacceptable.
- Deadline looms for Governor Ige to announce bill vetoes Updated: Jun-26-15 5:50 pm
HONOLULU - The deadline is approaching for Hawaii Gov. David Ige to tell lawmakers which bills he plans to veto.
- Electronic devices reveal aquatic animal behavior Updated: Jun-26-15 3:28 pm
HONOLULU - Marine biologists are using electronic tracking devices to examine how climate change and other human impact on the oceans have affected animal behavior.
- 2 more Honolulu police officers charged in game room assault Updated: Jun-26-15 2:57 pm
HONOLULU - Two more Honolulu Police Department officers are facing federal charges stemming from a September game room assault of two men.
- New rules in works for public, commercial use of Mauna Kea Updated: Jun-26-15 9:05 am
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii - The Office of Mauna Kea Management is working on a set of rules that will for the first time give the office legal tools to govern public and commercial access on the mountain.
- 'Most Wanted' man turns himself Updated: Jun-26-15 8:41 am
HONOLULU - A man who was featured on "Hawaii Island's Most Wanted" has turned himself in to police.
- Hawaii draws more travelers from US mainland in May Updated: Jun-25-15 9:32 pm
HONOLULU - The number of tourists visiting Hawaii surged 9.3 percent in May compared to the same month last year as more travelers came to the islands from the U.S. mainland.
- Bikeway project expected to go out to bid this year Updated: Jun-25-15 2:46 pm
HONOLULU - The project to extend the Pearl Harbor Historic Trail is moving along developmental stages and is expected to be advertised for bids by the end of the year.
- Census data show Big Island led state in 2014 growth Updated: Jun-25-15 1:16 pm
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii - The Big Island's population is still growing faster than Maui, Kauai and Honolulu according to recently released U.S. Census Bureau data for 2014.
- Police open murder investigation into Oahu man's death Updated: Jun-25-15 9:08 am
HONOLULU - Honolulu police are investigating a man discovered in his home in a pool of blood as a murder.
- Firefighters extinguish 600-acre brush fire on Kauai Updated: Jun-25-15 9:08 am
LIHUE, Hawaii - Kauai firefighters have extinguished a large brush fire in Kaumakani.
- The Latest: 12 arrested in Hawaii telescope protest Updated: Jun-24-15 9:50 pm
HONOLULU - The latest on a large protest on a Hawaii mountain to block construction of what would be one of the world's largest telescopes (all times local):