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Sea Critters Hitchhiked Across The Pacific On Tsunami Debris AP

Sea Critters Hitchhiked Across The Pacific On Tsunami Debris

The 2011 Japanese tsunami launched the largest and longest marine migration ever documented.

Hawaii Land Board Grants Permit To Build Thirty Meter Telescope Courtesy TMT International Observatory

Hawaii Land Board Grants Permit To Build Thirty Meter Telescope

UPDATED: Plans for the $1.4 billion telescope have caused bitter divisions, with some Native Hawaiians saying it will desecrate Mauna Kea.

Turkish Man To Plead Guilty To Disrupting Hawaii Flight Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Turkish Man To Plead Guilty To Disrupting Hawaii Flight

He tried to force his way to the front of a plane flying from Los Angeles to Honolulu. Now he faces deportation.

Lawsuit Seeks Stronger Rules For Red Hill Fuel Storage Tanks PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Lawsuit Seeks Stronger Rules For Red Hill Fuel Storage Tanks

State says it already is drafting more stringent regulations for the facility near Pearl Harbor.

Honolulu Police Commissioner Resigns Over Chief Selection Process Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Honolulu Police Commissioner Resigns Over Chief Selection Process

Luella Costales complained about a lack of diversity among members of a panel that scored the written exams of candidates.

Federal Government Notifies 21 States Of Election Hacking Attempts Flickr.com

Federal Government Notifies 21 States Of Election Hacking Attempts

UPDATED: Hawaii is not among the states that were targeted.

Kin Of Fallen Japanese Soldiers Pay Respects At Pearl Harbor AP

Kin Of Fallen Japanese Soldiers Pay Respects At Pearl Harbor

“We used to be the enemy, but now are the closest of friends,” says one of about three dozen visitors.

Man Who Disrupted Hawaii Flight Found Mentally Competent To Stand Trial Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Man Who Disrupted Hawaii Flight Found Mentally Competent To Stand Trial

UPDATED: After objections from the news media, his defense attorney withdraws a motion to close the hearing to the public.

Man Accused Of Disrupting Flight Wants His Hearing Closed To The Public Christopher Ebdon/Flickr.com

Man Accused Of Disrupting Flight Wants His Hearing Closed To The Public

A judge agreed to take testimony on the request after The Associated Press objected to a closed proceeding.

Interior Chief Urges Shrinking 6 National Monuments NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration

Interior Chief Urges Shrinking 6 National Monuments

They include the Pacific Remote Islands and Rose Atoll in the Pacific.

Mars Research Subjects To Emerge After 8 Months Of Isolation AP

Mars Research Subjects To Emerge After 8 Months Of Isolation

They’re the latest crew to use a site on a Big Island volcano to simulate life on a mission to another planet.

Hawaii Unemployment Rate Falls To 10-Year Low Of 2.6 Percent Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Unemployment Rate Falls To 10-Year Low Of 2.6 Percent

The state is essentially at full employment, says the director of the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations.