Stories tagged: honolulu
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019
Officials in Hawaii said Friday that they will not call up additional National Guard troops or use force on peaceful telescope protesters blocking access to the state’s highest peak
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019
Intense turbulence struck an Air Canada flight to Australia on Thursday and sent unbuckled passengers flying into the ceiling, leaving about 35 people with minor injuries and forcing the plane …
Tue., July 2, 2019
A California man who borrowed a cookbook from a Honolulu library has returned it after nearly five decades.
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019
A suspected drunken driver remained hospitalized Tuesday facing manslaughter charges, a day after he drove a pickup truck into a crowded intersection, killing three pedestrians, Honolulu Police Chief Susan Ballard …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018
Honolulu officials said a dam holding 21 million gallons of water was not in danger of collapsing Thursday, but still warned nearly 10,000 residents downstream that they might need to …
Wed., June 6, 2018
Honolulu leaders approved a measure Wednesday to limit prices that ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft can charge during peak demand, a cap that the companies say would be the …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018
Officials say a United Airlines flight has landed safely in Honolulu after engine parts came off during its flight from California.
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017
A federal appeals court panel has ruled that President Donald Trump once again exceeded the scope of his authority with his latest travel ban, but the judges on the 9th …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017
Jim Nabors, the Alabama-born comic actor who starred as TV’s dim but good-hearted Southern rube Gomer Pyle and constantly surprised audiences with his twang-free operatic singing voice, died Thursday. He …
Wed., Nov. 1, 2017
A Honolulu police lieutenant, an officer and a retired major have pleaded not guilty to charges alleging they helped former Chief Louis Kealoha and his deputy prosecutor wife frame a …
Thu., Oct. 26, 2017
Of all the beautiful scenery to see in Honolulu, officials want to make sure residents and tourists get a good look at the street.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017
A former Honolulu police chief, his deputy city prosecutor wife, and current and former officers conspired to frame the couple’s relative for stealing a mailbox to discredit him in a …
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017
A former Honolulu police chief who retired amid a federal investigation into department-wide corruption was indicted and then arrested by U.S. authorities Friday.
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017
Six people, including a 3-year-old girl, were transported to the hospital after a car smashed into a Honolulu restaurant.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 23, 2017
Sports columnist Steve Christilaw checks off another item on his mental list of sports-related milestones.
UPDATED: Sat., July 15, 2017
At least three people died as dozens of firefighters battled a multiple-alarm fire Friday in a Honolulu high-rise apartment building just outside Waikiki.
Thu., May 11, 2017
A deaf Japanese tourist was illegally denied a sign-language interpreter while she was detained and interrogated after landing at the Honolulu International Airport, the American Civil Liberties Union of Hawaii …
Thu., May 5, 2016
A Colombian mariner has been rescued after surviving a two-month ordeal in the Pacific by eating fish and seagulls to survive, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
Tue., Aug. 7, 2012
Allegiant Air, a discount airline that serves mostly small to midsized cities, will begin weekly nonstop flights from Spokane to Honolulu in February.
Sun., Aug. 28, 2011
HONOLULU – Hundreds of rare fish and coral pieces from one of the most remote parts of the planet have arrived in bustling Waikiki. The Waikiki Aquarium’s newest permanent exhibit …