The US is using DNA to identify sailors who died in the attack on Pearl Harbour
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Courtney Wilson and Taylor Guerrero were stuck in Hawaii for five months after the incident until charges were dropped
A fundraising effort is underway to cover the costs of Colin Cook's recovery
On the Hawaiian island of Oahu, it’s not the widely known sporting icons who are the most revered, but surfer Eddie Aikau.
The most concentrated stretch of rubbish- dubbed the 'toxic monster' - is currently sitting between Hawaii and California
Astronomers find the first rocky planet with vast oceans beyond our Solar System
Gossip singer Beth Ditto tied the knot with her long-term girlfriend Kristin Ogata – barefoot and wearing a Jean Paul Gaultier gown.
The challenge: to visit all 50 US states in 30 days. The purpose: to take a picture of a representative from each state in front of a backdrop both continuous and ever-changing. But can our two reporters make it back in time for Independence Day?
With seriously high stakes, it's an extreme arena
Atmosphere rising at fastest rate since records began
Daniel Inouye was a highly decorated Second World War veteran who used his status as one of the longest-serving and most powerful Democrat Senators to funnel billions of dollars to his native Hawaii. He came to national attention when he helped orchestrate inquiries into the Watergate scandal and the Iran-Contra affair.
Twenty years after the election that was heralded as the "year of the woman" comes another one that could be called that.
A mystery surrounds the shape of the Sun - it is just too perfectly round, say scientists.
The American crime writer James Sallis – whose novel Drive was turned into the 2011 Hollywood film with Ryan Gosling – faced a welcome complication when he set about writing the just-released sequel, Driven.