State: Diamond Head rampage exposed major gaps in mental health system

"If they are in crisis, if they have substance problems, there is simply no good place for them to go now."

  Trump lawyers argue Democrats just want to overturn election

The Trump legal team is expected to insist the president did nothing wrong when he asked Ukraine’s leader to investigate political rival, Joe Biden.
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85,000 museum artifacts feared lost in NYC Chinatown fire

A museum official says some 85,000 artifacts that tell the story of the Chinese migration to the United States may have been lost in a fire in Manhattan’s Chinatown.


  After 106 traffic deaths last year, lawmakers push for drastic changes to roadway laws

  New tricks! 94-year-old may be oldest person to learn braille at Hoopono

  Senior citizens targeted in recent string of violent bus stop purse-snatchings

Convicted killer in gruesome machete attack at Maui mall given 20-year sentence

Meet the animators of Spider-Man, Finding Nemo, Kung-Fu Panda, and more

Four top-tier award winning animators have been invited to speak with Kapiolani Community College students and the public at the Honolulu Museum of Art.
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  Florida man turns $500K home into technicolor nightmare

Paint is splattered all over the house, the roof, the trees, the lawn and even the mailbox.

World-famous artist gets green light to paint world’s longest wave mural in Waikele

Final environmental impact statement calls for permanent removal of famed Haiku Stairs

Man sentenced to life for crash that killed 19-year-old Kauai woman

Authorities investigating how Jeep plunged into Ala Wai Canal

‘Tell me a Story’ podcast shares the incredible story of how a Honolulu man survived an atomic bomb

Stench of rotting whale carcass overwhelms beachgoers on Lanai

Pro surfer Billy Kemper takes on ‘wave of my life’ at Peahi as massive swells roll in

Candlelight vigil planned for Officer Kaulike Kalama, who was killed in the line of duty

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  9-year-old boy released from hospital after Seattle shooting

Panic filled the streets of downtown Seattle after seven people were struck by gunfire on Wednesday.


  UH Men’s basketball celebrates 100th season Saturday against UC Davis

The University of Hawai’i men’s basketball team will face off against Big West Conference foe UC Davis this Saturday, January 25th as the team looks to stay atop the conference rankings.

  Hula Bowl offers Warriors one last chance to play together

"Before we came out here we would message each other everyday, an we can’t wait to represent Hawaii like how we did this past season.”

  Former ASU football coach Todd Graham says he’s ‘humbled’ to be hired as head coach at Hawaii

His base salary for 2020 is $760,000.


  State senate panel defers decision on Aila nomination to helm DHHL

  ‘So traumatizing’: Waianae business owner pleads for help after robbery caught on camera

Forecast: Trade winds return for the weekend with more large surf ahead

  Prosecutor’s office arresting witnesses, victims with warrants ahead of them testifying

  Kaewai Elementary prints students’ stories into hardcover books

Fifth-grader Athena Tiqui-Teleni really likes writing stories.
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NYPD officer charged in the death of his 8-year-old son

Authorities say the boy died last week after being left in a garage as temperatures dropped to under 20 degrees.

  Amid rematch bid, Republican Sam Slom accuses incumbent of ‘socialist agenda’

  A decades-old toxic dump is finally being removed from under a Kalihi street

  Residents struggle with ‘shell shock’ as they return to burned-out neighborhood

  When tragedy struck, Hawaii went to social media to document ... and then grieve