Top News

FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2014 file photo, athletes from India march during the opening ceremony for the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea. On the one hand, you have China and India, which account for about a quarter of the world’s population. On the other, the Maldives, population 345,000. There’s Bhutan, which has been described as the happiest place on Earth, and Syria, which certainly isn’t. And for good measure, why not throw in some of the most repressive regimes on the planet -  North Korea, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan?  Welcome to the Asian Games, where, as the organizers put it, "Diversity Shines." (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara, File)
At Asian Games, rivalries not always about sportsWhere diversity shines? Rivalries, not always about sports, provide sub-plot for Asian Games
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014 file photo, a visitor wearing headphones, right, listens to the video testimony of survivor Irene, who worked at a restaurant in the Westgate Mall and whose portrait hangs on the wall, while other visitors discuss, at the opening of an exhibition of "video portraits" of some of those closely affected by last year's terrorist attack on the Westgate Mall, at the Nairobi National Museum in Kenya. Kenya will commemorate on Sept. 21 the anniversary of the Westgate Mall attack in which at least 67 people were killed. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
Kenya marks 1 year since Westgate mall attackKenya marks 1 year since Westgate mall attack left 67 dead; on high alert for more attacks
The Associated Press24 minutes ago
Bomb kills policeman near Egypt foreign ministryBomb kills senior police officer near Egypt foreign ministry in downtown Cairo
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Uniformed Secret Service officers walk along the lawn on the North side of the White House in Washington, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. The Secret Service is coming under intense scrutiny after a man who hopped the White House fence made it all the way through the front door before being apprehended.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Security breach prompts more White House securitySecurity breach at White House by intruder with knife triggers more security, investigation
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
This Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 photo shows smoke from a California wildfire rising behind Lake Tahoe as seen from the Nevada side of the lake near Incline Village, Nev. Higher humidity Friday helped slow the growth of the massive Northern California wildfire that authorities say was set deliberately and has forced some 2,800 people to evacuate. (AP Photo/Steve Ellsworth)
Huge Northern California wildfire keeps growingAuthorities seek to assess damage from huge Northern California wildfire while preventing more
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
Spanish judge indicts 9 persons for cyber fraudSpanish judge indicts 9 persons on suspicion of being linked to massive cyber theft, fraud
The Associated Press46 minutes ago
FILE - In this Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 file photo, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, from left, speaks as Afghan presidential candidates Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and Abdullah Abdullah listen during a joint press conference in Kabul. Afghanistan's two presidential candidates were set to a sign a power-sharing deal on national TV on Sunday, three months after a disputed runoff that threatened to plunge the country into turmoil and complicate the withdrawal of U.S. and foreign troops. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul, File)
US applauds Afghan power-sharing agreementWhite House applauds Afghanistan power-share agreement that ends drawn out election
The Associated Press53 minutes ago
Pope Francis, center, meets the media during an airborne press conference on his flight to Tirana, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. Pope Francis flew to Tirana for a one-day visit during which he will attend a meeting with representatives of different religions. At right Vatican spokesperson Federico Lombardi(AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
Pope denounces perversion of religion for violencePope denounces perversion of God to justify violence, praises Albania's religious harmony
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A Syrian refugee child drinks water backdropped by a Turkish soldier at the border in Suruc, Turkey, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Several thousand Syrians, most of them Kurds, crossed into Turkey on Friday to find refuge from Islamic State militants who have barreled through dozens of Kurdish villages in northern Syria in the past 48 hours. (AP Photo)
Turkish security forces clash with KurdsTurkish security forces clash with Kurdish protesters; border closed to Syrian refugees
The Associated Press1 hour ago
More Latest News

Local News

Honolulu, HI

Change Location
Cancel Location Not Found
  • Corrections and Clarifications

    The Honolulu Star-Advertiser strives to make its news report fair and accurate. If you have a question or comment about news coverage, call Ed Lynch, managing editor/news, at 529-4758. The Honolulu Advertiser, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 07:54 AM
  • Loophole with homeless on the sidewalk

    While the homeless are no longer allowed to sit or lie on Waikiki sidewalks, there are other areas nearby where they can go. of next week. KITV-TV, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 12:23 AM
  • Colorado couple sues Hilton Hawaiian Village over bedbug dispute

    A Colorado couple are suing the Hilton Hawaiian Village Beach Resort Spa, alleging that the resort had a bedbug problem and failed to tell them about it last year when they stayed at the hotel. Aaron and Sharon Tucker of Aurora County, Colorado, booked their stay at the Hilton Hawaiian Village on July 30, 2013, and were not told about a bedbug infestation, they said in the lawsuit. Business Journal, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 07:53 PM
  • Learn the latest on Oahu's rail construction

    Dan Grabauskas is the Executive Director and CEO for the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation, and he has a close look at Oahu's rail construction. Update on rail construction: Over 120 columns built so far out in West Oahu to support the elevated rail system, with the first stretch of fixed guideway gone up near the UH-West Oahu area . KITV-TV, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 06:03 PM
  • Alohahas to perform at Improvaganza on Oahu

    Alohahas Improv and Sketch Comedy Company members, from left, are Stacey Nail-Canedy, Rich Mears, Kerry Matsumoto and Roxanne Fox. Special to West Hawaii Today The Alohahas Improv and Sketch Comedy Company will perform at the ninth annual Improvaganza Hawaii Festival of Improv, held on Oahu, Sept. West Hawaii Today, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 02:04 PM
  • Effort to expand 'sit-lie' ban advances

    Bill 48 comes on the heels of the Waikiki sit-lie ordinance that was signed into law by Mayor Kirk Caldwell on Tuesday, prohibiting sitting and lying on sidewalks within the area bordered by the Ala Wai Canal and Kapahulu Avenue 24 hours a day. Caldwell, on Tuesday, said he was leaning toward supporting the bill. The Honolulu Advertiser, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 06:25 AM
  • Gunman robs Kaimuki Longs Drugs

    Honolulu Police are asking for the public's help in identifying the suspect of a Longs Drugs robbery on Waialea Avenue. Police said the man wore a black cloth covering the lower half of his face entered the Longs Drugs at 3221 Waialae Ave. He then approached two employees and pointed a black handgun at them, demanding money. The Honolulu Advertiser, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 10:32 PM
  • public pressure expediting assault investigation

    Honolulu Police Chief Louis Kealoha Thursday said public pressure is prompting him to expedite the investigation into the police officer who was allegedly caught on video brutally beating his girlfriend at a Waipahu restaurant. The department launched an investigation into the alleged assault after receiving a video on Sept. The Honolulu Advertiser, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 10:32 PM
powered by Topix
AdChoices

Most Popular

Quick Poll

Should school police be issued military weapons? Should school police be issued military weapons?
Yes
No
Depends on the school
Unsure
Vote to see results
AdChoices

Weather

Weather data provided by

Market Watch

Index Value Change
S&P 500 2,010.4 -0.96
NSDQ 4,579.789 -13.637
Symbol Value Change
Watch List is currently empty.
Loading...

[Max of 15, separated by commas]

  • Symbol

  • Watch List is currently empty.

Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes. Provided by Financial Content.