Hawaii is the 50th and most recent state to have joined the Union, 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.
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson joined protesters in Hawaii on Wednesday to demonstrate against the construction of the billion-dollar telescope atop the summit of Mauna Kea, which is sacred ground for some..
Gizmodo reports that Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has donated thousands of dollars to Tulsi Gabbard. Gabbard is a Democratic presidential hopeful and U.S. Representative fro Hawaii. The donation comes from..
The first debate of the 2020 United States presidential election took place on Wednesday night in Miami, and it featured 10 of the 20 Democratic hopefuls. With so many candidates vying for attention,..
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...
U.S. budget-friendly carrier Southwest Airlines Co will add another daily flight to Hawaii from January 2020, the company said on Thursday, as it counts on leisure travel from the West Coast to boost.. Reuters - Published
Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard says she is not concerned about spending some time away from the campaign trail. The Democratic presidential hopeful will report for active duty with the Hawaii National Guard.. CBS News - Published