There are those who would argue that Sonny Vaccaro helped create the biggest problem in college sports when he began handing out money in the late ’70s to basketball coaches so players would wear Nike shoes.
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After years of uncertainty, a telescope on Mauna Kea facing funding cuts will continue to conduct research into outer space.
A Hilo jury on Thursday found a 32-year-old Hilo man guilty of first-degree attempted murder and first-degree assault in the shootings of two police officers on Jan. 2, 2013.
HONOLULU (AP) — Former Honolulu Mayor Mufi Hannemann announced he will run for governor as an independent, saying he is more likely to win if candidates from major parties split the vote.
Hawaii County Police Chief Harry Kubojiri declined to comment Thursday morning on allegations raised by a Honolulu attorney about the February death of a man in police custody.
HONOLULU — A 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii on Sunday, surviving the trip halfway across the Pacific Ocean unharmed despite frigid temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen, FBI and airline officials said.
A would-be bidder for Hawaii County’s waste reduction facility claims the county’s bid solicitation was designed to favor large-scale waste-to-energy incinerators.
It’s a chance to spin the wheel, buy a vowel and meet Pat Sajak and Vanna White.
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Hawaii County Corporation Counsel Lincoln Ashida is taking a job with a private practice May 1, ending a nearly three-decade tenure with the county.
March 29 marked the fifth year the Hawaii Wildlife Fund (HWF) teamed up with the State’s Natural Area Reserve crew to clean up a stretch of coastline within the Manuka Natural Area Reserve, which extends from Ka‘u into South Kona.
A David Ige supporter woke up Wednesday morning to find the campaign signs he put up Tuesday evening already were vandalized.
HONOLULU — Victims of child sexual abuse in Hawaii would have more time to file lawsuits against abusers if lawmakers and the governor approve one of two bills pending in the Legislature.
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie’s Democratic primary opponent David Ige will be allowed to speak at the party’s state Democratic convention in May after all, following complaints by his campaign.
HONOLULU (AP) — The Hawaii Supreme Court will convene on the Big Island next week as part of the judiciary’s community outreach program.