Hawaii: News

19 Feb 2024

Home Decor

Lanais: The ultimate extension of indoor comfort

When it comes to enhancing the outdoor space of your home, a few features offer the same blend of elegance, functionality, and versatility as a lanai.

US influencer shot dead by husband in front of daughter

A 33-year-old Hawaiian social media influencer and beauty entrepreneur, Theresa Cachuela, has been killed by her estranged husband.

27 Sep 2023

Travel And Tourism

Family vacation to Hawaii: Enjoy these attractions with your kin

From its gorgeous landscapes to delicious food, Hawaii easily qualifies as one of the most happening travel destinations in the world.

Maui wildfire: Top official resigns amid criticism over fire sirens

In a major development, Maui County Emergency Management Administrator Herman Andaya resigned from his post on Thursday.

14 Aug 2023

Climate Change

What fueled Maui wildfires

The death toll from the devastating wildfires in the Hawaiian island of Maui climbed to 96 on Monday, The Independent reported.

Maui wildfire death toll hits 89, US's deadliest natural disaster

The devastating Maui wildfire, rapidly spreading in Hawaii state of the United States (US), reportedly due to very dry conditions triggered by a drought combined with powerful winds, has claimed the lives of at least 89 people so far.

Hawaii: Maui wildfire kills 53, engulfs historic Lahaina

The death toll due to the wildfire on Maui Island in Hawaii rose to 53 on Thursday. Many people are reported to have jumped into the Pacific Ocean to save themselves.

17 Mar 2023

Startups

Silicon Valley Bank's ex-CEO in Hawaii amid bankruptcy protection application

Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) was a key player in the start-up ecosystem for three decades. On March 10, the bank collapsed following its failure to raise capital.

30 Dec 2022

Travel And Tourism

2023 travel bucket list: Fly to these 5 foreign destinations

Here's where you need to travel in the year upcoming.

Mauna Loa, world's largest active volcano, erupts after 40 years

The world's biggest active volcano, Mauna Loa, erupted in Hawaii for the first time since 1984.

11 Oct 2022

Tulsi Gabbard

Tulsi Gabbard quits Democratic Party, says 'elitist cabal' controls party

Former Democratic presidential candidate in the US, Tulsi Gabbard, announced her departure from the Democratic Party on Tuesday, Fox News reported.

12 May 2022

Hollywood

Ezra Miller claims they record assault videos for NFT art

The Flash actor Ezra Miller made headlines earlier this year for getting arrested twice on charges of assault and disorderly conduct on the island of Hawaii, U.S.

24 Mar 2022

Spain

5 famous lighthouses in the world

Lighthouses are usually set up at harbor and bay entrances and have served as crucial landmarks for hundreds of years for ships.

03 Jul 2021

Boeing 737

Pilots rescued after cargo plane crashes in ocean off Hawaii

A cargo plane made an emergency landing in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Hawaii early Friday and both people on board were rescued.

09 May 2021

Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg acquires more land in Hawaii for $53 million

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan recently acquired 600 acres of land on the North Shore of Hawaii's Kauai island. This deal brings the couple's total landholdings on Kauai island to over 1,300 acres.

US: Hawaii may increase legal smoking age to 100

Smokers in Hawaii, US might have to wait for a long time to take a puff, as a new bill has been introduced to raise the legal smoking age to 100 in the state.

07 May 2018

Earthquake

Hawaii-residents are battling molten-lava, toxic-gas and major-tremors, all at once

As many as 26 homes have already been damaged as Hawaii's Kilauea volcano started spewing molten lava and toxic gas last week.

04 May 2018

World

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupts, triggering evacuation of thousands

The Kilauea volcano in Hawaii erupted yesterday, triggering release of lava in a residential area and evacuation orders in the neighborhood.

20 Jan 2018

North Korea

"Fat-finger errors" and the Hawaii missile alert debacle

A few days back, residents of Hawaii witnessed 38 minutes of panic after the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency mistakenly issued a ballistic missile warning.

PornHub Report: Hawaii watched porn after false missile alert

According to porn website PornHub's recently released report, citizens of Hawaii started or resumed watching porn right after the news of a ballistic missile heading towards the state turned out to be false.

14 Jan 2018

North Korea

Hawaii: False emergency warning of ballistic missile attack triggers panic

Earlier today, Hawaiians experienced a sense of extreme panic and relief in a span of half an hour. A mistaken emergency alert was sent to residents warning them of an imminent missile attack. An employee at the state emergency management agency reportedly pushed the "wrong button."

01 Sep 2016

European Space Agency

Year-long Mars simulation study comes to an end

A team of 6 scientists, part of the Mars simulation study, completed the experiment, where they lived in near isolation for a year.