Arrests of current, ex Honolulu officers tied to fed probe

HONOLULU (AP) — A Honolulu police officer and retired major arrested by the FBI over the weekend in a corruption case were expected to appear Monday in federal court.<p>Officer Bobby Nguyen of the department's Criminal Intelligence Unit and retired Officer Gordon Shiraishi, also with the intelligence …

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FBI arrests 2 with HPD ties in Kealoha probe

The FBI has arrested a Honolulu Police Department officer and a retired HPD major who have connections to a federal probe surrounding retired …


WA Police charge teenage boy with raping elderly Waikiki woman

A 15-year-old boy has appeared in court after being charged with sexually assaulting an 83-year-old woman in the outer Perth suburb of Waikiki.<p>Police …


Drink Local Guide: 10 Locally Brewed Beers to Try Right Now

From two styles of IPA to a Thai peanut ale, these locally brewed beers should be on your must-drink list.<p>By James Charisma, Jennifer Fiedler, Mari …


Grandma raped in Waikiki, Perth Yahoo7 News

A manhunt is underway in the Perth suburb of Waikiki after a shocking sex attack on an elderly woman in her own home.<p>The victim is 83 years old, uses …

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10 Foods That Will Make You Fall For The Season

Autumn inspires restaurants and bakeries to whip up feel-good dishes, desserts and drinks to match the season.<p>By Catherine Toth Fox<p>Published: …


Honolulu climate agency seeks input from the public

Josh Stanbro, who became the City and County of Honolulu’s first chief resilience officer on May 1, is tasked with building out a strategy to …


Kakaako park damage worse than anticipated: ‘The more we look, the more we discover’

Kakaako Waterfront Park was closed to the public indefinitely last weekend.The Hawaii Community Development Authority said it is a matter of …


Everything You Need to Know About Legalized Medical Marijuana in Hawai‘i

After 15 months of nail-biting delays—and 17 years after the state decriminalized pot for patients—medical cannabis is finally available for legal …


Which Hawaii Routes Will Southwest Launch?

After months of speculation, Southwest announced overnight Wednesday night its intention to fly to Hawaii. The problem is, the announcement was light …


New gastropub opening in former Pearl Ultra Lounge space at Ala Moana Center

A new gastropub will open this year in the former Pearl Ultra Lounge space on the third floor of Ala Moana Center.


Your Guide to the Perfect Weekend: Oct. 12–17, 2017

A lineup of the weekend’s best events.<p>By Marisa Heung<p>Published: 2017.10.11 09:30 AM<p>While you can’t enjoy the color-changing leaves typical of autumns …


300 customers affected by water main break in Hawaii Kai

The Board of Water Supply is working to repair a water main break in Hawaii Kai on Thursday.


79-foot fishing vessel runs aground off Oahu, 20 men rescued

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued 19 foreign fishermen and their American captain from a 79-foot (24-meter) U.S.-flagged commercial fishing vessel that …


Your Guide to the Hawai‘i Belly Dance Convention’s Shimmy Showcase

By Jasmine Yi<p>Published: 2017.10.10 09:00 AM<p>Photos: Joe Marquez<p>Hips sway and stomachs roll in the dance of the Middle East. Performers from around the …


Oʻahu Hike of the Month: Kaʻena Point Trail

Explore the beauty of O‘ahu’s Leeward Side from this coastal trail.<p>By Tiffany Hill<p>Published: 2017.10.09 08:55 AM<p><i>Editor’s Note: We love hiking!</i> …


Making home possible: Creative ways to conquer the down payment

For many interested homebuyers, the reality of purchasing a home can feel like an abstract ideal. Since the housing downturn of the late 2000s, …


Here’s How United Is Letting Its Employees Say Goodbye To The 747

United Airlines is giving its employees a very personal opportunity to bid farewell to perhaps the most fabled airplane in the company’s history. As …


Germany's bankrupt Air Berlin will end flights this month

BERLIN (AP) — Bankrupt German airline Air Berlin says it's preparing to end flights at the end of October.<p>The dpa news agency reported Monday that in a letter to employees the airline, Germany's second largest, said that flights under the airline code AB "according to the current state of things, …


Husband pleads for help to find missing Mandurah wife

Carole Livesey was last seen at the Waikiki Salvation Army on Tuesday.


Honolulu’s acting police chief to retire at month’s end

Acting Honolulu chief of police Cary Okimoto is retiring.Okimoto made the announcement in a letter sent to the entire Honolulu Police Department …


Driver in Kapahulu crash had history of traffic incidents, DWI

The 35-year-old man killed in a violent single-car accident Friday night that shut down Monsarrat Avenue near the Kapiolani Park Bandstand had a …


Hello Honolulu

Project Honolulu<p>revolutionising server management<p>Project Honolulu Architecture<p>Last year at Microsoft Ignite, Jeffrey Snover demonstrated an awesome …

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Hawaii high school football scoreboard, Oct. 6

<i>Click the links below for Hawaiiprepworld.com’s live blogs</i><p>• Roosevelt 47, Waialua 7, F (<b>TDs-Roos:</b> Jared Elwin 3 (7, 64, 55), Isaiah Rosa (2), Tasi …

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Where to find fresh pineapple (and learn its history) in Hawaii

Tourists, not pineapples, bring big money to Hawaii these days. The fruit isn’t native to the islands, but it was once a huge cash crop, one with an interesting history worth exploring on your next visit.<p>A mere 25 miles north of Honolulu’s Waikiki Beach on the island of Oahu, pineapples continue to …


Nomu a happy hour hideaway at Waikiki Yokocho

Nomu, the bar at Waikiki Yokocho, is an entree to all of the possibilities that this underground “gourmet alley” provides. During happy hour, the bar …


Your Ultimate Guide to Honolulu’s Best Halloween Parties and Events 2017

We’ve rounded up October’s best Halloween events to keep you spooked all month long.<p>By Enjy El-Kadi<p>Published: 2017.10.03 04:21 PM<p><i>Updated on Oct. 5,</i> …


Your Guide to the Perfect Weekend: Oct. 6–8, 2017

A lineup of the weekend’s best events.<p>By Marisa Heung<p>Published: 2017.10.04 11:53 AM<p>Looking to get into the spirit of the season? We’ve got you …


Halekulani, Oahu, Hawaii

With three award-winning restaurants, this luxury hotel is a foodie paradise<p>Overview<p>Halekulani translates as "house befitting heaven" - and it's easy to see why. Stepping foot into any good hotel should give you that same feeling as shutting the door of your own home firmly behind you after a busy …


Call Me at the Crack of Noon

There is an iconic image from the 1970s of a dusky woman in a swimsuit taking photos from a beach on the North Shore. Actually, there’s not just <i>one</i>, …