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Hawaii psychiatric patient says he’s surprised escape worked

| | Nov 17 2017 - 5:24pm | Comments

FRENCH CAMP, Calif. — A man who acknowledges killing a woman nearly 40 years ago said Friday that he is surprised he was able to walk out of a Hawaii psychiatric hospital and make it to California before being captured.

  1. | Posted: Sep 10 2017 - 8:05pm

    HONOLULU — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a lawsuit against the Blood Bank of Hawaii claiming it wrongfully fired an employee battling cancer after she ran out of sick days.

  2. | Posted: Sep 5 2017 - 9:07pm

    WAILUKU, Maui — Hawaii Energy has launched the latest phase of a program to replace families’ older, energy-eating refrigerators with new, energy-efficient models.

  3. | Posted: Sep 5 2017 - 9:07pm

    HONOLULU — Gov. David Ige on Tuesday signed into law a bill that provides additional funding for Honolulu’s financially troubled rail transit project.

  4. | Posted: Sep 5 2017 - 9:07pm

    HONOLULU — The wreckage of a single-engine aircraft that crashed near Kunia this summer, killing all four Oahu residents on board, likely will stay in the state-owned Honouliuli Forest Reserve where it went down.

  5. | Posted: Sep 5 2017 - 9:06pm

    HONOLULU — There used to be a time in Hawaii when an incumbent governor was a shoo-in for re-election.

  6. | Posted: Sep 4 2017 - 7:33pm

    HONOLULU — Driverless trucks. Factory robots. Delivery drones. Virtual personal assistants.

  7. | Posted: Sep 4 2017 - 7:33pm

    HONOLULU — A firm that controls one of two air ambulance companies in Hawaii is acquiring the other business.

  8. | Posted: Sep 2 2017 - 12:58am

    HONOLULU — U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa plans to challenge Gov. David Ige in the race for governor.

  9. | Posted: Aug 31 2017 - 9:51pm

    HONOLULU — The Hawaii Tourism Authority says spending by visitors jumped nearly 10 percent last month compared to a year earlier.

  10. | Posted: Aug 31 2017 - 9:51pm

    LIHUE, Kauai — The National Marine Fisheries Service has approved a five-year Air Force plan for bombing practice at sea off Kauai.

  11. | Posted: Aug 30 2017 - 9:50pm

    HONOLULU — A man who disrupted a Hawaiian Airlines flight so much that the plane had to turn around and return to Honolulu last year instead of heading to New York must pay the airline nearly $100,000, a federal judge ruled.

  12. | Posted: Aug 30 2017 - 9:50pm

    HONOLULU — A 100-year-old Japanese language Bible has been returned to the family of the late U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye after being catalogued among his archives at the University of Hawaii.

  13. | Posted: Aug 30 2017 - 9:50pm

    HONOLULU — The U.S. military shot down a medium-range ballistic missile during a test off Hawaii, officials said.

  14. | Posted: Aug 30 2017 - 10:08am

    HAGNATA, Guam — Guam residents who oppose the U.S. military’s plan for a new live-fire range protested in front of the governor’s office.

  15. Posted: Aug 30 2017 - 10:07am

    INARAJAN VILLAGE, Guam (AP) — A magnitude 5.2 earthquake has struck the island of Guam.