Honolulu News for April 26th 2013

Honolulu Woman Adds Second Charge After Escape Attempt
A woman in Honolulu briefly escaped from Police custody – but was captured in about 30 minutes. Hawai'i Department of Public Safety spokesperson Toni Schwartz, said that – at approximately 2:25 p.m. today, Elloise Ysaol and five other females were More…

Honolulu police officer helps delivers baby on freeway in 2nd time in 2 years
The baby's father had pulled up behind Keogh on an east-bound, center median near the Middle Street exit, saying he didn't think they would make it to the hospital in time. The couple was driving from their Waipahu home during rush-hour in Honolulu More…

Hawaii sneakerheads coming together in Honolulu – KHON
They are known as sneakerheads or kick collectors. This weekend, sneaker and shoe fanatics are uniting in Honolulu. But there's much more to this trend than More…

Baby born on Honolulu freeway during rush-hour
HONOLULU (AP) — A police officer delivered a baby girl on a Honolulu freeway during the morning rush-hour commute. The motorcycle officer delivered the baby at about 8 a.m. Thursday on the east-bound H-1 freeway near the Middle Street exit. More…

Worst Traffic In US: 2013 List Has Los Angeles, Calif. In First Place
That was nine hours more than drivers in Honolulu. San Francisco was in third place for congestion, followed by Austin, Texas; New York and Bridgeport, Conn. San Jose, Calif., was in seventh place, followed by Seattle, Washington, D.C., and Boston. More…

Antiquated Honolulu airport lobbies getting makeover
The state is converting its antiquated departure lobbies at Honolulu International Airport into more modern facilities. The old departure lobbies at the airport are dark, worn-down and retro. Just ask travelers there and they'll tell you. "It's not More…

Baby born on Honolulu freeway during rush-hour
Stephen Keogh. Baby born on Honolulu freeway during rush-hour. 2 hours ago. A police officer delivered a baby girl on a Honolulu freeway during the morning rush-hour commute. Windward Oahu residents frustrated with on-going flooding problems. 2 hours More…

Phased archaeological survey bill headed for final vote
<p>The Abercrombie administration had requested the bill in response to a state Supreme Court ruling last August that temporarily halted the $5.26 billion Honolulu rail project. The court ruled that the archaeological inventory survey should have been More…

Lawmakers make hotel tax rate permanent
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser (http://is.gd/lQho10) says proposals on Senate Bill 1194 included allowing the 9.25 percent rate to expire as scheduled or raising it 2 percentage points. The House favored resetting the rate immediately to the 2011 level More…

Councilman Chang will seek Hanabusa's seat in the U.S. House
~~<p>Pledging to run a campaign that will touch all corners of urban Honolulu, City Councilman Stanley Chang on Wednesday became the first to declare his candidacy for the congressional seat expected to be vacated by U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa.</p> More…

Suspicious package found outside Honolulu court
State Department of Public Safety spokeswoman Toni Schwartz says a bomb threat call was made to Honolulu police at 6 a.m. Thursday. The call said a bomb would explode at noon. Sheriffs found a suspicious package in plastic outside the courthouse at More…

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HMSA sued over alleged anti-competition pacts
A Honolulu resident and law firm have filed a federal lawsuit accusing the Hawaii Medical Service Association of using anti-competitive practices to maintain a monopoly that has led to skyrocketing health insurance premiums for more than a decade. More…

More Management Changes at The Modern Honolulu Hotel
More Management Changes at The Modern Honolulu Hotel || HotelChatter. More…

Hawaii visitor arrivals up, slower growth forecast
HONOLULUHONOLULU (AP) – The number of visitors coming to Hawaii in the first three months of the year surged 7.1 percent, but tourism officials said Thursday the industry's growth will likely slow later in 2013. Nearly 10 percent more travelers More…

Panel to back Schatz over Hanabusa in Senate race
HONOLULU (AP) – The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee plans to back Hawaii U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz in his bid for re-election next year amid a primary challenge from U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa, a spokesman said Tuesday. Justin Barasky More…

Daily Deal: Joie de Vivre opens Honolulu hotel with $159 rooms
Boutique hotel chain Joie de Vivre is opening its second hotel in Honolulu, the Shoreline Hotel Waikiki. The 135-room hotel has a splashy '70s-inspired decor and an introductory room rate of $159 a night. The deal: The hotel joins the Coconut Waikiki More…

Geelong and Melbourne greats remember first overseas match in Hawaii
Melbourne captain Ron Barassi watches teammates Ray Dawson (front) and Barry Bourke contest a mark in an exhibition of Australian rules football under lights at Hickam airfield, Honolulu in 1963. Pictures: All courtesy of Bob Gartland. Source: Supplied More…

Report: Honolulu has nation's second-worst traffic – Hawaii News
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Report: Traffic congestion in Honolulu ranked second-worst in the
Honolulu police chief's stance on gun control. 11 mins ago. Police Chief Louis Kealoha Dog lost at Honolulu airport found nearly one month later. 3 hours ago More…

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