Police in Hawaii detail alleged MBA vacation manslaughter

Hawaii authorities have charged a Pittsburgh man with manslaughter after a fight between him and his MBA classmate at a vacation rental turned deadly, Penn Live reports. A second vacationer…

Hawaii considering digital vaccine passport for travelers to curb coronavirus spread

Hawaii is working towards a vaccination passport for travelers coming in and out of the state during the COVID-19 pandemic, government officials said. Hawaii’s vaccination passport will likely be in app-form.…

Travel agent in Hawaii charged with 47 felonies after allegedly scamming clients, never actually booking trips

This travel agent may have just booked herself a ticket to jail. Wendy Wong, who formerly ran the now-defunct House of Aloha Hawaii travel agency, has been charged with 47…

Hawaii gets tourism surge as coronavirus rules loosen up

Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Tourists are traveling to Hawaii in larger numbers than officials anticipated, and many are wandering around Waikiki…

‘Dire’ impact of coronavirus forces legendary Love’s Bakery of Hawaii to close

Things just won’t be the same without these loaves of love. After 170 years of business in Hawaii, Love’s Bakery will shut down due to the devastating impact of COVID-19.…

California union claims it was being ‘playful’ when it told teachers to use possible COVID money for Hawaii

A California teachers union claims its comment about using a proposed $2,500 stipend from COVID relief funds to cover the costs of an “airplane trip to Hawaii” when the pandemic…

California schools using COVID relief money for teacher bonuses, encouraging trips to Hawaii, memos show

Multiple California school districts are using state and federal COVID relief money to hand out bonuses for teachers and staff, with one district even suggesting the money be used for…

Hawaii identifies South African coronavirus variant in resident with no recent travel history: officials

Hawaii health officials this week announced the state’s first case of a concerning coronavirus variant that was first identified in South Africa late last year. The variant, B.1.351, was detected…

Hawaii lawmakers considering nation’s highest income tax

Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. HONOLULU — Hawaii is considering overtaking California as the state with the highest income tax rate in the…

Agency cancels Hawaii tsunami watch after huge Pacific quake

The U.S. Pacific Tsunami Warning Center cancelled a tsunami watch Thursday for Hawaii that was issued after a huge earthquake occurred in a remote area between New Zealand and Tonga. The…