The Associated Press

Mazie Hirono Basks In Her Newfound Celebrity AP

Mazie Hirono Basks In Her Newfound Celebrity

The Hawaii senator is getting a lot of attention over her lead role in opposing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

This Massive Boom Aims To Snag Pacific Ocean’s Plastic Trash AP/The Ocean Cleanup

This Massive Boom Aims To Snag Pacific Ocean’s Plastic Trash

The collection system created by a Dutch innovator is headed to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

Foundation Calls For Protection Of Hawaiian Heiress’ Millions Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Foundation Calls For Protection Of Hawaiian Heiress’ Millions

Judge is asked to appoint a guardian for Abigail Kawananakoa to ensure her trust goes to Native Hawaiians

It’s Early, But Hurricane Olivia Is Tracking Toward Hawaii NOAA

It’s Early, But Hurricane Olivia Is Tracking Toward Hawaii

UPDATED: It’s currently a Category 4 storm, although it’s expected to weaken before nearing the islands next week.

Task Force Sets New Guidelines For Treating Rat Lungworm Tad Bartimus/Civil Beat

Task Force Sets New Guidelines For Treating Rat Lungworm

Before the new guidelines, there were no clear or reliable diagnosis and treatment protocols available to Hawaii doctors.

15 Aboard Hawaiian Airlines Flight Treated After Pepper Spray Goes Off Cory Lum/Civil Beat

15 Aboard Hawaiian Airlines Flight Treated After Pepper Spray Goes Off

A passenger brought the spray on the plane illegally but it apparently discharged accidentally, the airline said.

Ex-Maui Police Officer Sentenced In Theft, Bribery Scheme Wikimedia Commons

Ex-Maui Police Officer Sentenced In Theft, Bribery Scheme

The officer took $1,800 from a man during a traffic stop in 2015.

Prosecutor Appeals Ruling That Barred A Third Trial For Deedy PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Prosecutor Appeals Ruling That Barred A Third Trial For Deedy

After two hung juries in earlier trials, a third trial is sought against the federal agent who shot a local man.

Man Drowns In Flood-Swollen Stream On Kauai AP

Man Drowns In Flood-Swollen Stream On Kauai

It’s the first death attributed to Lane, a onetime hurricane that has deluged Kauai after skirting past the islands.

Honolulu Soldier Pleads Guilty To Trying To Help Islamic State AP

Honolulu Soldier Pleads Guilty To Trying To Help Islamic State

UPDATED: Sgt. 1st Class Ikaika Kang admits in court he provided classified documents to undercover agents, thinking they represented the Islamic State.

Hawaii Soldier To Plead Guilty In Terrorism Support Case AP

Hawaii Soldier To Plead Guilty In Terrorism Support Case

Court documents allege Sgt. 1st Class Ikaika Kang told informants that if he joined the Islamic State he would become a suicide bomber and attack Schofield barracks.

Forecasters: Hawaii Must Keep A Close Eye On Hurricane Lane NOAA

Forecasters: Hawaii Must Keep A Close Eye On Hurricane Lane

The big question is when the storm will turn north.