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Hackers disrupt TMT, state websites

Apr 26 2015 - 4:11pm || Comments

The hacking group Anonymous claimed responsibility today for shutting down the websites for the Thirty Meter Telescope and state of Hawaii.

  • | Posted: Apr 18 2015 - 12:05am

    HONOLULU — A group of Native Hawaiians wants to bring back a centuries-old island burial practice it says is more environmentally friendly than some modern interment methods.

  • Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 5:11pm

    The TMT Observatory Corp. is continuing to postpone construction of its large telescope on Mauna Kea, a spokeswoman confirmed.

  • Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 5:11pm

    The TMT Observatory Corp. is continuing to postpone construction of its large telescope on Mauna Kea, a spokeswoman confirmed.

  • Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 2:09pm

    Police are warning the public about a possible towing scam.

  • Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 2:08pm

    During the week of April 6-12, Hawaii Island police arrested 22 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Seven of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes. One was under the age of 21.

  • Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 2:08pm

    A group that opposed last year’s reopening of Kulani Correctional Facility is appealing a court decision that allowed the prison near Hilo to reopen.

  • | Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 9:24am

    A Hawaii County Council committee Tuesday approved $1.5 million in grants for Big Island nonprofit organizations for fiscal year 2015-16.

  • | Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 9:24am

    A Hawaii County Council committee Tuesday approved $1.5 million in grants for Big Island nonprofit organizations for fiscal year 2015-16.

  • | Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 12:05am

    A county resolution for a new four-year green waste diversion contract with a ceiling of $2.4 million annually has fermented into a 10-year plan for a composter that would handle 60,000 tons of waste and cost around $5 million a year to operate.

  • | Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 12:05am

    A county resolution for a new four-year green waste diversion contract with a ceiling of $2.4 million annually has fermented into a 10-year plan for a composter that would handle 60,000 tons of waste and cost around $5 million a year to operate.

  • | Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 12:05am

    Hawaii County police in the South Kohala District are reminding residents to lock their car doors.

  • | Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 12:05am

    The University of Hawaii Board of Regents left its meeting Thursday with an overwhelmingly clear message to take home from the Big Island — no Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea.

  • | Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 12:05am

    The University of Hawaii Board of Regents left its meeting Thursday with an overwhelmingly clear message to take home from the Big Island — no Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea.

  • | Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 12:05am

    As he looked out the window of the Cessna 172 he had been piloting moments before, it occurred to 21-year-old Michael Dowsett that he was about to die.

  • | Posted: Apr 17 2015 - 12:05am

    As he looked out the window of the Cessna 172 he had been piloting moments before, it occurred to 21-year-old Michael Dowsett that he was about to die.