Hawaii

Pele is visible in everything you see at Kilauea, from volcanic eruptions themselves to the steam that rises from the ground. You may even happen across “Pele’s hair,” fine threads of golden volcanic glass that are formed when a spray of lava droplets cool rapidly in the air. (Courtesy photo)

Pele: Creator of the Hawaiian Islands

She has a volatile temper and a jealous streak. She devours the…

 

President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pause during translation as they speak to media in Shima, Japan, on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Obama, Abe heed politics of contrition on Hiroshima visit

SHIMA, Japan — Laying bare the complex politics of reconciliation and contrition,…

 

In this April 23, 2016 file photo, Solar Impulse 2 flies over the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco at the end of its journey from Hawaii, part of its attempt to circumnavigate the globe. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)

Solar plane on global trip soars from California to Arizona

MOUNTAIN VIEW — A solar-powered airplane soared above the clouds Monday after…

 

Solar Impulse 2 lands at Moffett Field in Mountain View after crossing the Pacific Ocean on Saturday. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

Solar-powered plane completes journey across Pacific Ocean

MOUNTAIN VIEW — A solar-powered airplane on a mission to fly around…

Solar Impulse 2 lands at Moffett Field in Mountain View after crossing the Pacific Ocean on Saturday. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
The Solar Impulse 2 solar plane flies into the sunrise out of Kalaeloa Airport on Thursday in Kapolei, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)

Solar plane successfully departs from Hawaii with no fuel

KAPOLEI, Hawaii — Two pilots are slowly carving their way into a…

The Solar Impulse 2 solar plane flies into the sunrise out of Kalaeloa Airport on Thursday in Kapolei, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks at a campaign stop Saturday, March 26, 2016, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Andy Manis)

Sanders wins 3 states; Clinton retains big delegate lead

WASHINGTON — Bernie Sanders scored three wins in Western caucus contests, giving…

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks at a campaign stop Saturday, March 26, 2016, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Andy Manis)
USS Conestoga at San Diego, California, January 1921. (Courtesy Naval Historical Center)

Discovery of sunken ship off SF coast squashes 95-year-old mystery

A naval ship that went missing nearly 95 years ago after departing…

USS Conestoga at San Diego, California, January 1921. (Courtesy Naval Historical Center)
Diamond Head, Oahu

Top 10 views in Hawaii

1. Diamond Head, Oahu You’ve seen Diamond Head. You know its iconic…

Diamond Head, Oahu
Beijamin Santos who was born with microcephaly undergoes physical therapy at a therapy treatment center in Joao Pessoa, Brazil, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016. Researchers from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention continue to fan out across one of Brazil's poorest states in search of mothers and infants for a study aimed at determining whether the Zika virus is causing babies to be born with unusually small heads. (Andre Penner/AP)

CDC confirms 9 Zika infections in pregnant women in US

NEW YORK — Zika infections have been confirmed in nine pregnant women…

Beijamin Santos who was born with microcephaly undergoes physical therapy at a therapy treatment center in Joao Pessoa, Brazil, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016. Researchers from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention continue to fan out across one of Brazil's poorest states in search of mothers and infants for a study aimed at determining whether the Zika virus is causing babies to be born with unusually small heads. (Andre Penner/AP)
A Marine Officer attached to Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 463 uses binoculars to search for debris of a helicopter mishap in Haliewa Beach Park, Hawaii. (Cpl. Ricky S. Gomez/U.S. Marine Corps via AP)

Search for 12 Marines from downed helicopters enters 3rd day

HALEIWA, Hawaii — The ongoing search for 12 Marines who are missing…

A Marine Officer attached to Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 463 uses binoculars to search for debris of a helicopter mishap in Haliewa Beach Park, Hawaii. (Cpl. Ricky S. Gomez/U.S. Marine Corps via AP)
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Hawaii under tsunami watch after 8.3-magnitude Chile quake

HONOLULU — Hawaii is under a tsunami watch after an 8.3-magnitude earthquake…

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Nickelback, which was slated to appear at Shoreline Amphitheatre, has canceled the remainder of its tour due to lead singer Chad Kroeger's upcoming vocal cord surgery.

Nickelback bassist Mike Kroeger enjoys quiet island life

Mike Kroeger doesn’t need a real estate agent to stress to him…

Nickelback, which was slated to appear at Shoreline Amphitheatre, has canceled the remainder of its tour due to lead singer Chad Kroeger's upcoming vocal cord surgery.
LM Otero/ap file photoVirgin America announced Tuesday that it will now fly to Hawaii out of SFO.

Virgin America to begin flying between mainland and Hawaii

Virgin America is adding Hawaii to its map with flights from San…

LM Otero/ap file photoVirgin America announced Tuesday that it will now fly to Hawaii out of SFO.
AP Photo/Marco GarciaA collapsed tent lies on the ground near Kakaako Waterfront Park in Honolulu on Friday

Julio down to Category 2 storm as Iselle lingers

Hurricane Julio has been downgraded to a Category 2 storm with maximum…

AP Photo/Marco GarciaA collapsed tent lies on the ground near Kakaako Waterfront Park in Honolulu on Friday
AP Photo/Marco GarciaWorkers at the Menehune Water Company load five gallon bottles of water into a customer's truck

Outer edge of hurricane brings rain to Hawaii

The first hurricane expected to hit Hawaii in 22 years weakened slightly…

AP Photo/Marco GarciaWorkers at the Menehune Water Company load five gallon bottles of water into a customer's truck
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Police want to talk with San Jose airport stowaway

San Jose police plan to interview a California teen who stowed away…

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Official: Boy who stowed away on jet leaves Hawaii

The 15-year-old boy who survived a 5½-hour flight from California to Hawaii…

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Report: Stowaway's mom says son believed her dead

The mother of a California teenager who stowed away on a flight…

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Teen stowaway desperate to see mother

He was young, displaced and frustrated, and he wanted nothing more than…

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