Hawaii expands power to block telescope protesters

HONOLULU (AP) — Thousands of protesters have joined a swelling effort to stop construction of a telescope they have long tried to keep off a mountain considered sacred to some Native Hawaiians, but st...

Passengers violently ejected from seats on turbulent flight

HONOLULU (AP) — Dozens of people were violently slammed off the ceiling of a jetliner that encountered unexpected and intense turbulence over the Pacific Ocean Thursday. An Air Canad...

US appeals court: Feds erred in Hawaii fishery expansion

HONOLULU (AP) — A U.S. appeals court says federal agencies erred in allowing expansion of Hawaii's longline swordfish industry because it harmed endangered loggerhead turtles. A 9th ...

Crossing a Honolulu street? Don't text to avoid a fine

HONOLULU (AP) — Of all the beautiful scenery to see in Honolulu, officials want to make sure residents and tourists get a good look at the street. Honolulu this week became the large...

Hawaii Army soldier thought 9/11 was false flag attack

HONOLULU (AP) — A former bunk mate of a U.S. soldier accused of pledging loyalty to the Islamic state group says they debated conspiracy theories. Dustin Lyles says Army Sgt. 1st Cla...

Hawaii files lawsuit over Trump's revised travel ban

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii has become the first state to file a lawsuit against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, saying the order will harm its Muslim population, tourism and foreign students....

Hawaii becomes 1st state to sue over Trump's new travel ban

HONOLULU (AP) — The state of Hawaii has become the first state to sue to stop President Donald Trump's revised travel ban. Attorneys for the state filed the lawsuit Wednesday in fede...