Hawaii

Remains of Korean War soldier arrive in Calif.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A soldier who went missing during the Korean War more than 60 years ago is finally coming home. A flag-draped coffin containing the remains of Army Pfc. Roosevelt Clark arrived Wednesday morning at LAX from Hawaii.

02/27/2013

Steven Tyler

Steven Tyler to testify in Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) — Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler plans to attend a legislative hearing in Hawaii on Friday on a bill that bears his name and would limit people’s freedom to take photos and video of celebrities.

02/08/2013

Garrett

VIDEO: Surfer rides 100 ft. wave; breaks own record

Surfer Garrett McNamara broke another world record by surfing a 100-foot wave in Portugal. In 2011, McNamara surfed a 78-foot wave setting the world record. WATCH a clip here.

01/29/2013

Starting in the stock market today on Money 101, plus saving on airfare

Money 101 with Bob McCormick always has information you need to help with your finances. Click here to read about today’s topics.

01/28/2013

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Obama in Hawaii, fiscal cliff standoff behind him

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama is back in Hawaii for vacation after a tense, end-of-the-new-year standoff with Congress over the fiscal cliff.

01/02/2013

Fiscal Cliff

A timeline for ‘fiscal cliff’ negotiations

Some key dates for negotiations involving the White House and congressional leaders to avert the year-end series of federal tax increases and spending cuts known as the “fiscal cliff”:

12/20/2012

Daniel Inouye

Sen. Daniel Inouye of Hawaii dead at 88

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Daniel Inouye of Hawaii, the influential Democrat who broke racial barriers on Capitol Hill and played key roles in congressional investigations of the Watergate and Iran-Contra scandals, died Monday. He was 88.

12/17/2012

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No tsunami threat to Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) – A strong earthquake that struck off the coast of Japan does not appear to pose a tsunami threat to Hawaii. According to Hawaii News Now, the earthquake occurred at 10:18 p.m. Thursday and had a magnitude of 7.3.

12/07/2012

Dolphin-naming contest held for YouTube video star

A baby-naming contest is being held for a YouTube star. When 12-year-old Keo gave birth in late September, the video of the baby dolphin coming into the world was a hit. Dolphin Quest Hawaii, where […]

11/16/2012

Panetta: Admin deciding on post-2014 troop levels

ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT OVER THE PACIFIC (AP) – Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says the Obama administration is nearing a decision in the next few weeks on how many U.S. troops will remain in […]

11/12/2012

Cancer patient embarrassed by security pat-down

SEATTLE (AP) — A Michigan woman dying of leukemia says she hopes her embarrassment at a Seattle airport security pat-down might change the way the Transportation Security Administration treats travelers with medical conditions. But in […]

10/09/2012

Calif. refinery back online amid soaring prices

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Californians woke up to a shock Friday as overnight gasoline prices jumped by as much as 20 cents a gallon in some areas, ending a week of soaring costs that saw […]

10/05/2012

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