Resilient islanders brace for long recovery after typhoon

Many people in a U.S. Pacific territory ravaged by a deadly super typhoon lost everything, but residents say they are resilient and must focus on the long recovery ahead. The U.S. go...

Tropical storm dumps rain on Hawaii while crossing state

HONOLULU (AP) — Heavy rain and winds from a tropical storm downed trees, knocked out power and prompted evacuations of several homes on Hawaii's Maui island but spared the state widespread damage befo...

Maui hunkers down for Tropical Storm Olivia nearing Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) — Maui hunkered down for heavy rains and powerful winds as a gradually weakening tropical storm barreled toward Hawaii, while Honolulu hoped it would be spared the worst. ...

Once-powerful Hawaii hurricane downgraded to tropical storm

HONOLULU (AP) — A powerful hurricane that threatened Hawaii for a week is weakening and is now a tropical storm. But meteorologists are warning heavy rains could still wallop the isl...

5 tourists rescued from flooded home as storm hits Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) — Sirens wailed while workers piled sandbags in front of hotels and police blared warnings to tourists to leave the world-famous Waikiki Beach as Hurricane Lane barreled north after dump...

APNewsBreak: Soldier facing murder trial guilty of sex abuse

HONOLULU (AP) — An Army medic charged with conspiring with his lover to kill his wife has been convicted of sexually abusing a child. Tripler Army Medical Center spokeswoman Leanne T...

Pearl Harbor veteran honored with inflight hula, song

HONOLULU (AP) — A group of Hawaii musicians and a Hawaiian Airlines flight attendant provided special inflight entertainment to a Pearl Harbor survivor flying home from a ceremony commemorating the 75...