Hawaii

Lake Waiau, dry during summer months, at summit of Mauna Kea in Hawaii (Getty Images)

California’s Wet El Nino Forecast Is Bleak News For Thirsty Hawaiian Islands

The strong El Nino that forecasters say could dump drenching rain on parched California is grim news for Hawaiian islands struggling to recover from a seven-year drought.

07/22/2015

A United Airlines plane comes in for a landing. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Passengers Watch As Engine Sparks Fly From SFO-Bound Plane; Emergency Landing Made In Honolulu

A United Airlines flight from Honolulu to San Francisco safely made an emergency landing Monday night after one of the plane’s engines started sparking.

07/07/2015

A ground crew member (R) is walks near the solar-powered airplane Solar Impulse 2 at a mobile hanger at Nagoya airport in Nagoya on June 3, 2015. (Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)

Solar-Powered Plane Breaks Record, Lands In Hawaii After Flight From Japan

A plane powered by the sun’s rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Japan.

07/03/2015

"Lending Club 2" Speed Sailing Trimaran, Photo Credit - Lloyd Images (PRNewsFoto/Lending Club)

Speed Sailing Legends, Insanely Fast Trimaran ‘Lending Club 2′ Spotted In San Francisco Bay, Training For Transpac Record

Insanely fast barely begins to describe the concept of a massive 105-foot, three-hulled trimaran rising up out of the water and skimming the tops of waves at up to 46 miles per hour. Now imagine sailing it 2,225 miles from California to Hawaii in the Transpac race next month.

06/23/2015

Hawaiian Airlines jet. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Odor Prompts Emergency Landing Of Hawaiian Airlines Flight To Oakland

Hawaiian Airlines passengers on a flight to the Bay Area had to exit a plane using emergency slides after fumes forced the flight to turn around soon after takeoff.

05/01/2015

Golden Gate Bridge (credit: Randy Yagi)

Top 5 Waterfront Destinations In The U.S.

Most every popular destination in America shares something in common — a waterfront setting.

04/22/2015

Elizabeth Sedway, pictured with her family, said she would miss two scheduled chemo sessions as a result of the airline’s decision.(Elizabeth Sedway)

Alaska Airlines Defends Decision To Remove Woman With Cancer, Family From Plane As Safety Precaution

Alaska Airlines supports an employee’s decision to boot a woman with cancer and her family off a flight from Hawaii to California for not having a note from her doctor clearing her to fly.

04/09/2015

Elizabeth Sedway, pictured with her family, said she would miss two scheduled chemo sessions as a result of the airline’s decision.(Elizabeth Sedway)

Alaska Airlines Boots Mom With Cancer, Family Off Plane For Having ‘No Note To Fly’

A woman with cancer and her family were kicked off from an Alaska Airlines flight from Hawaii to California after airline employees said she needed a note from her doctor before she could fly.

04/07/2015

Honolulu, Hawaii (credit: Thinkstock)

Mahalo! Guide To Vacationing In Honolulu

Experience paradise by planning a luxurious vacation to Honolulu.

02/24/2015

65 years after the attack on Pearl Harbor, retired Lieutenant Commander Joseph Langdell, a USS Arizona survivor, recalls the experience at a memorial in 2006. (Durova/Creative Commons)

Oldest Survivor Of USS Arizona From Pearl Harbor Attack Dies At 100 In Yuba City

The oldest living crew member of the battleship USS Arizona to have survived the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor has died in Northern California at the age of 100.

02/10/2015

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