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.
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Seventy-two years later, veterans gathered in Honolulu, Hawaii, for the anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor.
Warning: don’t watch this if you’re scared of adventure.
In Hawaii, legislation is moving forward that bans spraying pesticides and growing GMOs. But Hawaii isn’t alone: Twenty-eight states have introduced bills relating to genetically modified crops this year.
The Hawaii Senate voted in favor of an amended marriage equality bill, sending the measure to Gov. Neil Abercrombie. Marriages will begin Dec. 2. Update — President Obama says “freedom and equality affirmed.”
In Hawaii both sides of the marriage equality debate defend their message with Native Hawaiian or kanaka maoli words or expressions. How can this be?
The state House Judiciary and Finance committees began a marathon hearing on a marriage equality bill Thursday morning, which is expected to continue for several days. The bill would allow same-sex couples to marry starting Nov. 18.
The state Senate overwhelmingly approved a marriage equality bill Wednesday by a 20-4 vote.
In a special session called by Gov. Neil Abercrombie, the state Senate’s Committee on Labor and Judiciary listened to testimony Monday and recommended passage of the bill. If the bill passes the legislature, Abercrombie will sign it, and Hawaii would become the 15th state to legalize marriage equality.
Aloha ʻoe, aloha ʻoe, until we meet again.
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Between now and the end of October, advocates for marriage equality hope to make significant advances — involving lawsuits or lawmakers in at least seven states. Here’s what you need to know.
“I’m extremely disappointed that instead of working together to pass a reasonable funding solution, Congress has placed this burden on hard-working Americans,” Rep. Tulsi Gabbard laments. Here in Hawaii, Volcano National Park is shut down.
Dance like no one’s watching.
On Monday faulty pipelines leaked as much as 233,000 gallons of molasses into the Honolulu Harbor. The spill is expected to kill thousands of fish and other marine life.
“You know, God neva send me, his Boy, inside da world fo punish da peopo.”
A young German tourist who lost her arm in a shark attack last Wednesday in Maui died after being on life support for a week. It was the first deadly shark attack in the state since 2004.
Just because it’s paradise doesn’t mean every day is a walk on the beach!
Photographer Jeff Divine captures the hang-10 spirit with these amazing photos.
And everything was perfect.
Just kidding! They’re posed like that on purpose.
Jack Mullen was surfing at the Kailua beach in Oahu, Hawaii when he discovered a full-grown hammerhead shark thrashing in the shallow water at the shore.
Hawaii is such a lovely, romantic island.
The automatic spending cuts set to take effect March 1 would cause Hawaii to reduce full-time employment at the Naval base. “The plain fact is, that will undermine our capacity for readiness at Pearl Harbor,” Abercrombie says.
Rihanna and Chris Brown, ENGAGED? Let’s investigate this situation.
Don’t worry, this has a happy ending!