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Pearl Harbor shooting unfolded in 23 seconds in packed area

Dec. 6, 2019 3:37 PM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Navy sailor who fatally shot two people at Pearl Harbor before killing himself was unhappy with his commanders and had been undergoing counseling, a military official said Friday. Gabriel Romero, 22, also faced non-judicial punishment, which is a lower-level administrative process...

Pearl Harbor commemoration to go on after fresh tragedy

Dec. 5, 2019 10:25 PM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Officials will beef up security as usual for the ceremony to remember those lost in the attack on Pearl Harbor 78 years ago, with service members and dignitaries confronting a fresh tragedy after a U.S. sailor killed two civilians, wounded another and then turned the gun on himself at the...

Sailor kills 2 civilians, self at Pearl Harbor shipyard

Dec. 5, 2019 1:41 AM EST

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — An active duty U.S. sailor whose submarine was docked at Pearl Harbor opened fire on three civilian employees Wednesday, killing two and then taking his own life just days before dignitaries and veterans descend on the base for the 78th anniversary of the Japanese attack. The...

Honolulu Fire Department says firefighters are responding to Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard amid reports of a shooting

Dec. 4, 2019 8:11 PM EST
HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu Fire Department says firefighters are responding to Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard amid reports of a shooting.

Honolulu lifeguards find body of man swept out to sea

Dec. 2, 2019 3:39 PM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu lifeguards have found the body of a man believed to have been swept off a rocky shoreline by a wave over the weekend. Emergency Services Department spokeswoman Shayne Enright says lifeguards found the body Monday morning. The body matches the description of a 19-year-old man swept...

Moore, Marks earn US women’s Olympic surfing spots

Dec. 2, 2019 12:05 AM EST

HONOLUA BAY, Hawaii (AP) — Carissa Moore of Honolulu and Caroline Marks of Melbourne Beach, Florida, qualified for the two spots on the U.S. women’s Olympic surfing team Sunday. Moore and Marks finished as the top two American women on the 2019 World Surf League rankings. Lakey Peterson of Santa...

Hawaii could have more than 10M annual visitors for 1st time

Nov. 29, 2019 9:26 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii is on track to have more than 10 million visitors in one year for the first time in history, although that may not be reflected in dollar amounts, tourism officials said. Hawaii Tourism Authority data showed there have been nearly 8.7 million visitors through October, The Honolulu...

The Latest: Extreme stalking case hearing to be held in Utah

Nov. 28, 2019 3:53 AM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on a Hawaii man accused of sending hundreds of unwanted service providers and others to a Utah home, including plumbers and prostitutes. (all times local): 2:30 p.m. A man arrested in Hawaii wants a detention hearing in Utah, where he’s accused of sending hundreds of...

Utah hearing for Hawaii suspect in extreme cyberstalking

Nov. 27, 2019 8:59 PM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — A man arrested in Hawaii will be sent to Utah, where he’s accused of tormenting a family for more than year by sending more than 500 people to their house for unwanted services including food deliveries, repairs, tow trucks, locksmiths, plumbers and prostitutes. Loren Okamura was in...

Man wanted in Utah 'extreme stalking' arrested in Hawaii

Nov. 26, 2019 7:12 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — U.S. prosecutors have arrested a Hawaii man they accuse of sending hundreds of unwanted service providers and others to a Utah home, including plumbers and prostitutes. Loren Okamura was arrested Friday in Hawaii following his indictment last month on charges of cyberstalking,...