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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: 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.

  2. | 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.

  3. | 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.

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

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

  5. | Posted: Aug 29 2017 - 8:22pm

    HONOLULU — Three health care companies and Honolulu officials are teaming up to provide medical service, respite and housing to homeless people on Oahu island.

  6. | Posted: Aug 28 2017 - 8:47pm

    HONOLULU — Using DNA evidence, military officials have declared three soldiers dead after their Black Hawk helicopter crashed off Oahu during a nighttime training mission earlier this month.

  7. | Posted: Aug 26 2017 - 10:02pm

    HAGNATA, Guam — A U.S. military live-fire training range is being built on Guam to support the relocation of Marines.

  8. | Posted: Aug 26 2017 - 5:14pm

    HONOLULU — A bunch of four-legged surfers hit the shores of Waikiki for the annual dog surfing contest at Duke’s Oceanfest.

  9. | Posted: Aug 25 2017 - 8:52pm

    HAGATNA, Guam — A judge has denied a request for documents that would provide insight on why nearly all requests for use of temporary foreign labor on Guam under the H-2B visa program have been rejected by the federal government.

  10. | Posted: Aug 25 2017 - 1:34pm

    HONOLULU — A nonprofit firm has filed a lawsuit against Hawaii that claims the lights at several state-operated airports are harming imperiled seabirds.

  11. | Posted: Aug 25 2017 - 1:34pm

    LIHUE, Kauai — Hawaii officials are dropping rat poison on a small uninhabited, crescent-shaped island that’s designated as a seabird sanctuary, but marine wildlife advocates are not in support of the helicopter drops.

  12. | Posted: Aug 25 2017 - 7:49am

    KAILUA-KONA — More details of a new plan to raise $2.37 billion to bail out the financially troubled Honolulu rail project were released on Thursday.

  13. | Posted: Aug 23 2017 - 9:33pm

    HONOLULU — Honolulu has expanded its list of areas where people cannot sit or lie down in an effort to further contain the island’s homeless population.

  14. | Posted: Aug 23 2017 - 9:33pm

    HONOLULU — The Honolulu City Council has postponed action on a bill to require the installation of sprinkler systems in older high-rise buildings about a month after a blaze killed three residents of a 36-story structure that did not have the safety feature.

  15. | Posted: Aug 23 2017 - 9:33pm

    HONOLULU — State and city officials are hoping to get together with Waikiki business owners and the surfing community to brainstorm ways to fix a serious beach erosion problem.