9th Circuit To Take Up Same-Sex Marriage Bans In Idaho, Nevada, Hawaii

9th Circuit To Take Up Same-Sex Marriage Bans In Idaho, Nevada, Hawaii

By Maura Dolan, Los Angeles Times Three federal appeals court judges who have ruled in favor of gay rights in the past are to hear arguments Monday on whether to uphold same-sex m ...

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In Hawaii, Emergency Declared As Lava Approaches Subdivisions

In Hawaii, Emergency Declared As Lava Approaches Subdivisions

By Kurtis Lee, Los Angeles Times Hawaiian officials called a state of emergency Thursday for portions of the Big Island after advancing lava from the Kilauea volcano came within a ...

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Kerry Flies Commercial After Plane Trouble

Kerry Flies Commercial After Plane Trouble

Honolulu (AFP) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was forced to go commercial for the nine-hour flight between Hawaii and Washington after his Air Force jet suffered a malfunct ...

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Hawaii Sets Friday Make-Up Election To Decide Senate Nomination

Hawaii Sets Friday Make-Up Election To Decide Senate Nomination

By Cathleen Decker, Los Angeles Times A primary election in Hawaii that had threatened to extend weeks beyond last Saturday's balloting will conclude Friday when voters affected b ...

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‘Self-Inflicted’ Wounds Led To Hawaii Governor’s Defeat, Analysts Say

‘Self-Inflicted’ Wounds Led To Hawaii Governor’s Defeat, Analysts Say

By Cathleen Decker, Los Angeles Times Somehow, 40 years into a political career that was crowned by his election as Hawaii's governor, Neil Abercrombie ignored the most basic less ...

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Iselle Weakens To Tropical Storm As It Hits Hawaii’s Big Island

Iselle Weakens To Tropical Storm As It Hits Hawaii’s Big Island

By Maya Srikrishnan, Los Angeles Times Tropical Storm Iselle reached Hawaii's Big Island and Maui early Friday morning, bringing heavy rain, strong winds, downed trees, and scatte ...

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Hawaii Residents, Tourists Hunker Down For Possibility Of Two Big Storms

Hawaii Residents, Tourists Hunker Down For Possibility Of Two Big Storms

By Maya Srikrishnan, Los Angeles Times As Hurricanes Iselle and Julio headed toward Hawaii, Stan Lawrence boarded up his surf shop in downtown Hilo. "It's safer to be closed," Law ...

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Quake Hits As Hawaii Braces For Hurricanes

Quake Hits As Hawaii Braces For Hurricanes

By Maya Srikrishnan, Los Angeles Times As Hawaii braced Thursday for two hurricanes -- which would be the first to hit the state in 22 years -- a magnitude 4.5 earthquake shook Wa ...

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Hawaii Hunkers Down As Twin Hurricanes Close In

Hawaii Hunkers Down As Twin Hurricanes Close In

Kihei (United States) (AFP) - Hawaii hunkered down Thursday as a rare pair of hurricanes took aim at the holiday paradise, with the first expected to make landfall within hours. B ...

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Hawaii Braces For Double Storm Hit

Hawaii Braces For Double Storm Hit

Los Angeles (AFP) - Hawaii on Wednesday braced for a walloping by a rare duo of storms headed for the holiday paradise, with local residents rushing to stock up on water and flash ...

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