Hawaii

Animal rescuer finds dog covered in cuts, buried in sand on Hawaii beach

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The dog was found buried in the sand, swollen, sunburned and missing 90 percent of her fur.Read more

Oprah Winfrey visits Maui Humane Society following wildfire

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Oprah Winfrey surprised the Maui Humane Society with a visit to thank the organization for evacuating animals during a wildfire, a report said.Read more

Alert level increased at world's largest volcano in Hawaii

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Federal officials raised the alert level Tuesday for the world's largest active volcano, Hawaii's Mauna Loa, which last erupted in 1984.Read more


Postal service finds decade-old stolen Hawaii mail in dead worker's storage unit

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The mail dates back about 13 to 15 years ago.Read more

Skydiving plane in Hawaii crash had scary 2016 mishap

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A skydiving plane that crashed in Hawaii, killing 11 people, was involved in a terrifying midair incident three years ago in Northern California.Read more

Authorities say 9 killed after aircraft crashes in Hawaii

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Nine people on board a twin engine aircraft died Friday night in a crash on Oahu's North Shore, officials said.Read more

Snake stows away in bag for trip to Hawaii from Florida

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The man said he did not intentionally bring the racer snake when he traveled from Florida, where the species is common and can grow up to 6 feet (1.8 meters) in...Read more

Rescuers describe relief at spotting missing Hawaii hiker

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Three volunteer rescuers who found a hiker more than two weeks after she disappeared in a Hawaii forest described their elation and relief after spotting her near a...Read more

California man killed in Maui shark attack

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It is not known what kind of shark was involved, but experts say Maui is "the hotspot" for Tiger Shark bites.Read more


Hiker missing in Hawaii for two weeks found alive

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A woman who has been missing since she went for a hike more than two weeks ago on Maui has been found alive.Read more

Judge recommends man skip favorite soft drink during probation

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A Hawaii judge suggested a man not drink his favorite soda during four years of probation on a car theft conviction.Read more