Hawaii is the 50th and most recent state to have joined the United States, having received statehood on August 21, 1959. Hawaii is the only U.S. state geographically located in Oceania, although it is governed as a part of North America, and the only one composed entirely of islands. It is the northernmost island group in Polynesia, occupying most of an archipelago in the central Pacific Ocean.
A skydiving plane that crashed Friday in Hawaii, killing 11 people, was involved in a terrifying midair incident three years ago in California. The 2016 sky diving incident was captured on camera by.. USATODAY.com - Published
A deep earthquake of magnitude 7.5 struck off the coasts of East Timor and Indonesia on Monday with the shaking felt in Australia's northern city of Darwin, about 700 km (435 miles) from the epicenter,..
According to CNN.com, "A small plane crashed while on a skydiving excursion in Hawaii and erupted into flames, killing all nine people aboard, authorities said. The King Air twin-engine plane went down..
According to Reuters, authorities said that nine passengers and crew were killed on Friday evening when their plane crashed near an airfield in Hawaii, during what was believed to be a skydiving trip...
According to a report by Mother Nature Network, scientists have discovered a massive anomaly under the surface of the moon, and its big enough to have a significant impact on the moon's gravitational..
Business Insider reports that Southwest Airlines has received permission from the FAA and have launched flight service to Hawaii. The inaugural flight is scheduled to depart from Oakland, California,..
An elderly couple in Australia was mistakenly sent a large quantity of methamphetamine. Police say the couple signed for a parcel sent to their west Melbourne home that turned out to contain around 44..
New details are emerging about the 11 people killed when a skydiving plane crashed in Hawaii. It went down shortly after takeoff. Jonathan Vigliotti reports. CBS News - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
The latest for Sunday, June 23rd: Trump: "not looking for war" with Iran but would be "obliteration" if there is; 11 people dead in Hawaii plane crash; Motorcycle crash victims remembered; Firefighters.. USATODAY.com - Published
As family and friends mourn the lives lost in one of the state’s worst civilian aviation disasters, investigators are searching for clues about why a twin-engine plane crashed on Oahu's North Shore.. CBS News - Published
11 people are believed dead in Hawaii after the twin-engine plane they were aboard crashed. It is the deadliest civilian plane crash in the last four years. The plane has just taken off near Oahu's.. CBS News - Published
Eleven passengers and crew were killed on Friday evening when their plane crashed near an airfield in Hawaii, authorities said, during what broadcaster CNN said was a skydiving trip. Reuters - Published
"All nine people aboard a twin-engine plane were killed when their aircraft went down near Dillingham Airfield on the north shore of the island of Oahu. The plane burst into flames when it hit the.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •Reuters
A deadly plane crash in Hawaii kills nine. Tensions with Iran remain high after President Trump called off missile strikes. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90.. CBS News - Published