WASHINGTON (AP) — Where will President Barack Obama put his presidential library? Four years from the end of Obama’s presidency, Chicago and Honolulu are ramping up campaigns to build the center.
SEATTLE (AP) — Two military jets escorted an Alaska Airlines flight into Seattle and authorities took a passenger off the plane, after a caller told the FBI that a possible hijacker was aboard.
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.
HUDSON FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — A World War II veteran from New York whose account of liberating Holocaust victims from a Nazi train led to reunions with the survivors 60 years later has died.
HONOLULU (AP) — An F-22 fighter jet used in a flyover during a remembrance ceremony at Pearl Harbor scraped its tail on a runway as it landed, causing $1.8 million in damage. A Hawaii National Guard spokesman says nobody was hurt in the incident.
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.
HONOLULU (AP) – A World War II veteran who inspired many with his determination to vote even though he had end-stage liver cancer has died. Frank Tanabe’s daughter Barbara Tanabe says he died Wednesday morning […]
Catharine Hamm, editor of Travel with the Times, talks with Maggie McKay and Michael Shappee about a special exhibit in Honolulu featuring the work of Hawaiian shirt maker Alfred Shaheen. Here are some Shaheen pieces. […]
HONOLULU (AP) – Hawaii is getting a share of nearly $500,000 in space transportation infrastructure grants. The Federal Aviation Administration said this week Hawaii’s Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism will get a $250,000 […]
HONOLULU (AP) – Hawaii fishermen have spotted a large dock drifting toward Oahu that may be debris from tsunamis that hit Japan last year. Hawaii News Now reports a Maui fisherman climbed on the dock […]
HONOLULU (AP) – A national grocer says it has made good on a promise to a group of Hawaii coffee farmers to change the labels on Kona coffee blends sold in mainland stores. But the […]
HONOLULU (AP) – A United Airlines flight attendant will go into the Guinness Book of World Records after ending his 63-year career with a flight from Colorado to Hawaii. Eighty-three-year-old Ron Akana became the longest-serving […]