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U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) skipped an August hearing on veterans care in Hawaii so she could go surfing for a Yahoo News profile.
Hawaii
New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson has a tattoo of the Times' "T" on her back. And I thought that was kind of cool. As the leader of America's foremost daily news organization, Abramson has to have a thick skin.
Hawaii
On Tuesday, the Hawai'i County Council will decide whether to form an ad hoc committee of council members to analyze GMO issues and give the council recommendations for action. Otherwise, the mayor will do the analysis in-house.
Business
"I know that's the first thing that people say," Waros commented, adding that she wants to give the company the benefit of
Environment
Other agents have been pushing customers to sign up for solar systems that may not get turned on by the utility anytime soon
Environment
Members of the Opihi Partnership, an initiative that was launched by The Nature Conservancy of Hawaii, and Bird believe that
Impact
The Hawaii-Pacific campaign area includes the state of Hawaii, the Northern Marianas Islands, Guam and American Samoa. Local
Business
Brewbaker said he has seen food prices fall since the arrival of mainland stores like Safeway and Costco. He said the most
Environment
Keaau resident Helene Love may have gone the furthest in defining the threat that she sees from GMOs. “Forcing genes of one
Business
Yes, we know it is pricey here. Cars run on the most expensive gas in the nation, at $4.35 a gallon on a recent day. Our
Hawaii
Three months ago we announced Civil Beat's partnership with the Huffington Post. Today, we are proud to introduce HuffPost Hawaii.
Environment
Earlier this month, a study published in Science China warned that radiation leaking from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power
Media
The Hawaii Community Foundation is funding the law center through the Pierre and Pamela Omidyar Ohana Fund. This week, the