Hawaii News Now - News
As lava crosses roads, authorities worry Highway 130 may be next
Fri, 25 May 2018 23:20:00 EDT
Highway 130 is now the only way into and out of Big Island residential areas like Kalapana, Kaimu, Kehena, and Opihikao. 
Korea summit after all? Trump says 'everybody plays games'
Fri, 25 May 2018 08:55:00 EDT
President Donald Trump is welcoming North Korea's statement that it was still willing to meet despite his cancellation of the summit.
No end in sight: More than 3 weeks on and eruptions are fiercer than ever
Mon, 21 May 2018 15:48:00 EDT
Ongoing eruptions in Kilauea's east rift zone are triggering ongoing concerns.
Settlement reached with family 5 years after police fatally shot man
Sat, 26 May 2018 00:45:00 EDT
Hawaii News Now has learned that the City and County of Honolulu has paid $650,000 in a recent settlement. 
Handcuffed Weinstein faces rape charge in #MeToo reckoning
Fri, 25 May 2018 00:22:00 EDT
Harvey Weinstein is expected to turn himself in to police in New York City early Friday following a seven-month investigation into sexual assault allegations.
Explosions ramp up at Kilauea's summit as ash clouds soar 11,000 feet
Sat, 12 May 2018 22:17:00 EDT
A "nearly continuous" plume of gas and steam is pouring from Kilauea's summit crater amid ongoing explosive eruptions that are prompting ashfall warnings for downwind communities, officials said.
Forecast: A few more windward showers, locally breezy trade winds
Sat, 26 May 2018 15:40:00 EDT
We're in for some locally breezy conditions with a few more windward clouds and showers for Saturday.
Oahu falls behind other spots when it comes to park access, funding
Thu, 24 May 2018 04:57:00 EDT
A report by The Trust for Public Land found that 65 percent of Oahu residents live within 10 minutes walking-distance to a park.
Number of structures destroyed by lava soars to 82; eruptions continue
Fri, 25 May 2018 16:58:00 EDT
Several additional homes in lower Puna have been destroyed by fast-moving lava over the last day, according to residents and witnesses. 
Bail set at $2M for Maui murder suspect; days-long search leads to human remains
Fri, 25 May 2018 20:24:00 EDT
Family members of a 45-year-old man who is believed to have been murdered on Tuesday say his body was recovered in Kahikinui on Friday afternoon. 
Emails show cooperation among EPA, climate-change deniers
Fri, 25 May 2018 17:03:00 EDT
Newly released emails show senior Environmental Protection Agency officials collaborating with a think-tank that dismisses warnings of climate change.
3 TSA whistleblowers in Hawaii who got reassigned awarded $1M settlement
Sat, 26 May 2018 02:50:00 EDT
Three Transportation Security Administration employees in Hawaii who were abruptly reassigned to mainland positions have been awarded a total of $1 million dollars by a federal investigative agency. 
Teacher hailed as hero in IN school shooting; 1 student still critical
Fri, 25 May 2018 09:40:00 EDT
The teacher, Jason Seaman, used a basketball and some quick thinking to prevent a student shooter from inflicting far more harm than he could have.
Heading to the 50th state fair? Check out these new rides
Sat, 26 May 2018 02:36:00 EDT
It's the perfect setting for a night of family fun or a romantic carnival date: The 50th State Fair!  
Energized tracks are the latest accomplishment for Honolulu's rail
Sat, 26 May 2018 01:46:00 EDT
Honolulu's rail transit project reached another milestone Friday.  
Damage to Arizona Memorial is worse than originally thought
Tue, 15 May 2018 21:28:00 EDT
The Arizona Memorial will remain closed for an unknown period after engineers found the damage was "more significant than originally anticipated."
After lava claimed their dream home, a family is buoyed by a wave of support
Fri, 25 May 2018 23:29:00 EDT
Two years ago, the Peters family moved from Leeward Oahu to the Big Island's Leilani Estates.
Hawaii becomes 12th state to ban 'conversion therapy' for LGBTQ youth
Fri, 25 May 2018 18:54:00 EDT
Hawaii is now the 12th state in the country with a law that prohibits therapists from offering so-called "conversion therapy" to minors. 
Insurance adjuster sentenced after pleading no contest to theft charges
Fri, 25 May 2018 22:49:00 EDT
A State Circuit Court judge sentenced a former insurance adjuster to a four-year term of deferral for charges of theft. 
Could more changes be coming to the Ward Village area?
Fri, 25 May 2018 23:41:00 EDT
The developers of Ward Village say they're looking at making big changes to the area.