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Will Chancellor, author of A Brave Man Seven Storeys Tall, remembers his childhood home of Hawaii and the first time he met the man fighting to save the “Garden Island.”
A volcano eruption on Hawaii is slowly oozing 2,100-degree lava toward dozens homes and it cannot be stopped. Here’s a look at all the times people have tried.
There are 50 to 60 homes and business in the direct path of destruction, while far more lie downslope and may still be threatened.
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals is the fifth federal appeals court to hear arguments on same-sex couples’ marriage rights this year.
The volcano alert level was raised from a watch to warning as a lava flow approached a community on the Big Island.
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Photojournalism champ meets Crazy Big World. Results = Off. The. Hook.
“This looks like sushi a dad would make.” They obviously loved it.
One roundtrip ticket to Oahu, please.
Iselle hit the Big Island on Friday morning. Hurricane Julio is forecasted to reach the region of the islands over the weekend but may not make landfall.
“We’ve looked through our records, and we do not see a similar event in recent history,” National Weather Service Meteorologist Jordan Gerth told BuzzFeed.
Hawaiian plate so ono it broke da mouth.
It’s basically Bio-dome without Pauly Shore… thankfully.
BuzzFeed reviewed the court files of Michael Egan’s first sexual assault lawsuit and found a number of strange and bewildering claims. Some seem to contradict allegations in his suit against Bryan Singer.
Surf photographer Eugene Tan has hit the beach every morning for 13 years. He’s caught a few special moments.
In a deposition in 2003, Michael Egan swore under oath that he had never traveled outside the continental United States during the time he now says he was assaulted by Singer. “I’m not sure how he interpreted the continental United States,” Egan’s lawyer said.
A 16-year-old-boy survived the long journey despite cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and lack of oxygen, the FBI said. Update: The boy was reportedly trying to see relatives in Africa.
You can hardly blame aliens for wanting to invade. Which they will, in the new DreamWorks animated film HOME, coming to theaters in 2015.
On March 1, 1954, the U.S. detonated its largest nuclear bomb on Bikini Atoll. Sixty years later, the U.S. continues the militarization of the area, and in exchange, Micronesians are allowed limited access to America.
Roosevelt High School in Honolulu was put on lockdown for two hours after a shooting was reported. Police were at the school to pick up a runaway teenager.
When Mike Coots was 18, he lost his leg during a shark attack, but survived by punching the animal in the face. One month later, he was back in the ocean surfing.
A super swell like this only happens once every 10 years, the National Weather Service said.