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Hawaii Is Eyeing GMO Mosquitoes To Save Birds From Extinction

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 05.25.2016 | Green

HONOLULU -- A controversial proposal in Florida aims to keep the transmission of Zika, dengue and other mosquito-borne diseases at bay by releasing mi...

Mother On Trial For Hitting, Pinching Toddler During Long Flight

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 12.03.2015 | Crime

A Honolulu mother, accused of physically and verbally assaulting her 15-month-old daughter on a flight to Honolulu from Anchorage, Alaska, went on tri...

Honolulu Man Was Set To Push $400,000 Of Meth On Hawaii Streets

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 08.14.2015 | Crime

A Hawaii man is behind bars after authorities intercepted a package from Las Vegas that contained a Golden Nugget casino sweater, a pillowcase and 6 p...

Man With Fake Badge Shot Dead After Firing At Police In Hawaii

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 08.17.2015 | Crime

A man with a fake police badge was shot to death after opening fire on real cops at a park on the Hawaiian island of Maui, authorities said. Raymond H...

4 Indicted In Slaying Of 65-Year-Old Man, Including His Ex-Girlfriend

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 08.13.2015 | Crime

A Hawaii grand jury on Wednesday indicted four people in the June shooting death of a 65-year-old man, including his ex-girlfriend. The ex-girlfriend...

Stepmom Says Teen Charged With Father's Murder 'Always Wanted To Kill' Him

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 05.27.2015 | Crime

Hawaii Island Police charged 18-year-old Forrest Keesler with second-degree murder on Sunday in the death of his father, Jeffrey Kelly. KHON2 repor...

Army Soldier's Lover Allegedly Stabbed His Wife To Death: FBI

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 04.28.2015 | Crime

The FBI arrested a woman in Indiana on Friday for allegedly killing an Army medic's wife last year in Hawaii. Ailsa "Lisa" Jackson, 24, is suspec...

Man Turns Himself In After Woman And Kids Found Stabbed In Their Sleep

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 02.26.2015 | Crime

UPDATE: Brandon Lorenz was released from custody Wednesday after prosecutors declined to press charges, according to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. ...

After Discovering Girlfriend, Woman Allegedly Sets Husband, Self On Fire [UPDATE]

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 02.20.2015 | Crime

UPDATE: 2/20, 11:00 a.m. -- The male victim, Ghenghis Khan Kaaihue, was pronounced dead at 11:17 p.m. on Wednesday. According to Hawaii police, the ca...

Police Uncover New Leads In Child's 17-Year-Old Murder Mystery

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 11.15.2014 | Crime

The 1997 disappearance of 6-year-old Peter "Peter Boy" Kema, Jr., is one of Hawaii's most notorious, unsolved crimes. Peter Boy disappeared on the Big...

Man Who Threw Tourist From Hawaii Cliff Sentenced To Prison

The Huffington Post | Clarke Reilly | Posted 06.26.2014 | Crime

A Hawaii man who critically injured a Japanese tourist by throwing her from a cliff was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison. After being on...

Man Allegedly Steals Car With Two Children Inside

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 06.06.2014 | Crime

Honolulu police are searching for a man who reportedly stole a car that had two young children sitting inside. According to KHON, a mother left her...

Wife Found Dead Days After Police Say Her Husband Died In Fiery Crash

The Huffington Post | Clarke Reilly | Posted 05.29.2014 | Crime

UPDATE: The Honolulu medical examiner has identified the man who died in a fiery car crash on May 19 in Central Oahu. The man was Eric Filiaga, Sheryl...

Surfer Allegedly Runs Down Elderly Woman

The Huffington Post | Clarke Reilly | Posted 05.20.2014 | Crime

UPDATE: An Oahu grand jury has indicted Jill Anjuli Hansen on a charge of second-degree attempted murder. As she left the courthouse Tuesday, Hansen s...

5-Year-Old Girl's Murder Could Bring First Death Penalty To Hawaii

Posted 03.25.2014 | Crime

Jury selection is underway for the first death penalty trial in the state of Hawaii. Capital punishment was abolished in Hawaii in 1957, but the ...

David Lohr

Man Allegedly Confessed To Girlfriend's Slaying In Suicide Note,

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

Authorities in Hawaii have claimed that Brittany-Jane Royal's boyfriend confessed to her murder in the pages of a notebook found in a lava field by hi...

David Lohr

Ex-Boyfriend Last to See Missing Mom

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

Hawaii police say Moreira Monsalve, a 46-year-old single mother of three who went missing Sunday, was last seen by her ex-boyfriend. "She wouldn’...

Hawaii's 800-Person Prison Gang Spreads Over At Least Five States

The Huffington Post | Gabriela Aoun | Posted 09.25.2013 | Crime

Eighteen men associated with a Hawaii-based prison gang were indicted on racketeering-related charges yesterday, including drug-trafficking, bribery, ...