A Hawaii-based Army soldier was obsessed with videos depicting terrorism beheadings, suicide bombings and other violence and he watched them in his bedroom for hours every day, a confidential informant told agents who put a tracking device on the soldier’s car during an investigation that led to an indictment charging him with attempting to support the Islamic State group.
Two people have died three days apart while snorkeling at the same Maui beach.
Authorities say an hourslong standoff on the Big Island has been resolved peacefully.
With a good plan, every student can succeed in school. The state Department of Education received approval from the U.S. Department of Education of its state plan for the Every Student Succeeds Act. Federal officials shared the authorization of the plan during a call with state DOE leadership Friday morning.
Dancing is an activity that keeps adults healthy and youths out of trouble. “The island is so small and there’s so much drugs out there that we’d rather have a dance studio for kids to come to be safe,” said Mary Rapacon, mother of one of Kauai’s hippest dance instructors.
Following a week’s delay due to the false missile alert and heavy traffic due to an accident on Kauai Jan. 13, the final standings of the 10th Annual Kauai Regional Science Olympiad were announced after Island School and St. Catherine School were allowed to make up their events this past Saturday.