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Hawaii Pacific University has invited U.S Rep. Tulsi Gabbard to give the keynote address at graduation ceremonies Dec. 18. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports Gabbard will give her remarks at the event that begins at 5 p.m. Dec. 18. The 32-year-old Gabbard is a 2009 graduate of Hawaii Pacific.
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
Could you survive the end of civilization?
5 hrs ago | KITV-TV
The new tech savvy safety checks have encountered some set backs, and there's some controversy over a Honolulu rail executive and a recently issued rail contract.
7 hrs ago | Honolulu
It's horrible, said James Weisman, a Honolulu attorney. ~~ An Ala Moana resident who recently returned from the Philippines described the devastation in Tacloban as a scene from an apocalypse movie: overturned cars, flattened structures, and toppled trees and utility poles.
Honolulu police said the man displayed a dangerous weapon and fled with a 29-year-old woman's personal property.
U.S. District Judge Leslie Kobayashi granted a preliminary injunction to Cathy Sugar Russell and Terry Anderson for violating their due-process and Fourth Amendment rights during a series of raids from July to September at Occupy Honolulu's Thomas Square encampment.
And as part of his plea deal with the government, Matthew Brian Case, 47, accepted his sentence of a $100 fine.
Honolulu, Hawaii President Obama addressed the topic of immigration during his visit to the Betty Ong Chinese Recreation Center in San Francisco, last week.
Honolulu police say Anthony Duzant died Nov. 27 as a result of a suicidal fall from an elevated height.
Editor's note: As part of the 72nd anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor we are republishing some articles from The Times-Picayune of that week.
Sonya M. Badayos Nov. 10, 2013 Sonya M. Badayos, 61, of Waianae, a hairdresser and caregiver, died in the Queen's Medical Center.
PBS Hawaii said Friday that it has closed on the sale of its property in Waikiki, which was once to be the site of the public television station's new home, to MW Group for $3.5 million.
The Honolulu law firm Porter McGuire Kiakona Chow LLP has a new name, as new leadership has been added and former partners have moved on to form their own firm.
An art lecture that was to be presented by Princess Akiko, a member of Japan's royal family, on Tuesday at Hawaii Pacific University has been canceled after she fainted and was hospitalized in Japan.
Seventy-two years ago today, Americans awoke to a Sunday that probably began pretty much the way most other Sundays begin.
You may not realize this, but Santa's had some work done. When not perched atop Honolulu Hale's fountain, he reclines in a Pearl City warehouse, where sculptor Alex Ching, recreation specialist with the Department of Parks and Recreation, and his team wash and repair close to 50 sculptures in preparation for the Honolulu City Lights display.