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Spanish man paddles across Pacific Ocean from California to Hawaii

It took de la Rosa, who is from Spain, 76 days to paddle 2,500 miles while standing on submarine-shaped craft he described as paddleboat.

28 Aug 2019 1:23 PM

Tourists, residents evacuated as wildfire spreads at Hawaii's Maui Island

'We can't fight the fire tonight,' the Mayor said. 'We're not going to send any firefighters into harm's way.'

12 Jul 2019 4:25 PM

Alert level raised at world's largest volcano in Hawaii

An eruption of Mauna Loa, the world's largest active volcano, did not appear to be imminent.

03 Jul 2019 1:31 PM

Indian-American foster father gets life in jail for death of toddler Sherin Mathews

Wesley Mathews pleaded guilty on Monday to a lesser charge of injury to a child in Sherin Mathews' death.

27 Jun 2019 10:53 AM

All 11 aboard killed as skydiving plane crashes in Hawaii

The twin-engine Beechcraft King Air plane took off from Dillingham Airfield on the north shore of the island.

23 Jun 2019 12:26 PM


9 killed after aircraft crashes in Hawaii, says authorities

There were no survivors in the crash of the King Air plane, Hawaii Department of Transportation spokesman Tim Sakahara said.

22 Jun 2019 12:33 PM

Hawaii university professor names black hole 'Powehi'

A language professor has given a Hawaiian name — Powehi — to the black hole depicted in an image produced in a landmark experiment.

12 Apr 2019 10:03 AM

At least 23 injured after lava bomb hits Hawaii tour boat

There were about 49 people found aboard a boat reportedly, however, the numbers are not confirmed.

17 Jul 2018 1:32 PM

In nod to India, US military renames it's Pacific Command as Indo-Pacific Command

The name change is part of Washington's efforts to counter China's growing influence across the Asia-Pacific domain.

31 May 2018 9:09 AM

First serious injury from volcano lava threatens escape routes in Hawaii

A homeowner on Noni Farms Road who was sitting on third-floor balcony got hit with lava spatter, in first serious injury from eruptions.

20 May 2018 5:47 PM


Ash cloud from Hawaii volcano sparks red alert for aviation

An aviation red alert means a volcanic eruption is under way that could affect aviation by spewing ash into air routes.

16 May 2018 11:03 AM

Hawaii’s erupting volcano spews lava 200 feet into the air, destroys 21 homes

Some of the more than 1,700 people who evacuated prepared for the possibility they may not return for quite some time.

07 May 2018 9:21 AM

Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano spews lava into residential area after eruption

Hawaii County said steam and lava poured out of a crack in Leilani Estates, which is near the town of Pahoa on the Big Island.

04 May 2018 11:34 AM

Scariest flight: Passenger after engine cover blows off on flight

United flight 1175, with over 370 people on board, landed without incident at Honolulu International Airport, an official said.

14 Feb 2018 11:10 AM

Hawaii: False missile warning sends entire island into panic frenzy

Officials apologized repeatedly and said the alert was sent when someone hit the wrong button during a shift change.

14 Jan 2018 11:21 AM


On its 76th anniversary, Pearl Harbor survivors remember fellow servicemen

About 20 survivors attended the event at a grassy spot overlooking the harbour and the USS Arizona Memorial.

08 Dec 2017 5:13 PM

Hawaii revives siren test system for possible nuclear attack from N Korea

The state is the first to bring back the Cold War-era warning system, Hawaii emergency management officials said.

03 Dec 2017 1:45 PM

Sharks, damaged mast, broken purifier: American women lost at sea rescued after 5 months

Every day for 98 days straight, the women sent out a distress call to no avail.

28 Oct 2017 12:42 PM

Amid N Korea tensions, US conducts missile defence test off Hawaii coast

Japan has been worried that the United States has so far declined to arm it with powerful new radar, Reuters reported on Wednesday.

30 Aug 2017 5:15 PM

US: Honolulu high-rise fire caused estimated $100M in damage

Honolulu Fire Captain David Jenkins said Tuesday the blaze is considered one of the most destructive in Honolulu's recent history.

02 Aug 2017 11:42 AM