World Dec 27, 2019

Hawaiian tour chopper missing off Kauai with seven on board

A tour helicopter with seven people aboard disappeared in Hawaii on Thursday evening, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The owner of the helicopter contacted the Coast Guard about 45 minutes after the aircraft was due back from a tour of Kauai's Na Pali Coast, a ...

Pearl Harbor veteran interred in sunken USS Arizona

World Dec 8, 2019

Pearl Harbor veteran interred in sunken USS Arizona

With speeches and salutes, veterans and officials on Saturday commemorated the 78th anniversary of the 1941 sneak attack by Japan on Pearl Harbor, which brought a previously reluctant United States into World War II. A ceremony in Hawaii honoring survivors was attended by U.S. Interior ...

Hawaii declares emergency over Maui wildfires

World Jul 13, 2019

Hawaii declares emergency over Maui wildfires

Hawaii's governor on Friday declared an emergency on the island of Maui, where firefighters were battling a blaze that forced the evacuations of thousands of people and sent huge clouds of smoke billowing over nearby beaches. Although most of the evacuees were later allowed to ...