LIHUE — A 21-year-old man has been sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole for the 2016 killing of a Kauai man.
HONOLULU — Maui High School is bracing for years of overcrowding with record enrollment expected for next school year.
WAILUKU — A Hawaii man was sentenced to eight days in jail for a road rage encounter that resulted in damage to a car and a tourist getting punched last year.
HONOLULU — Hawaii tour boat operators plan to continue taking visitors to see lava, but will follow the Coast Guard’s revised policy and stay farther away after an explosion caused molten rock to barrel through the roof of a vessel, injuring 23 people.
HONOLULU — An accountant has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after he stole $866,000 from four Hawaii businesses.
HONOLULU — Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has directed city departments and agencies to prepare for the effects of climate change and sea level rise.
NEW YORK — Twitter suspended at least 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by The Associated Press. The figure highlights the company’s newly aggressive stance against malicious or suspicious accounts in the wake of Russian disinformation efforts during the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign.
HONOLULU — A Hawaiian monk seal named Rocky gave birth to her 11th pup on a remote shoreline on Kauai.