Native Hawaiian protesters are promising Wednesday to continue their blockade of an access road to the construction site of a mountaintop telescope on The Big Island -- despite an increased police presence -- in a bid to halt the project.
Laura Fleiss -- wife of "The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" creator Mike Fleiss -- has been granted a temporary restraining order against him following claims he attacked her at their Hawaii home after he allegedly "demanded" she get an abortion, according to court documents.
Rising more than 6 miles from the seabed floor, Mauna Kea is the tallest summit in the world. To native Hawaiians, the dormant volcano is sacred land. To scientists, the mountaintop is the best location in the world to observe the stars. A group of astronomers now want to build the world's most sophisticated telescope at the top of Mauna Kea, but native Hawaiians say their land has been desecrated enough.
MAUNA KEA, Hawaii — Hundreds of demonstrators are gathered at the base of Hawaii’s tallest mountain to protest the construction of a giant telescope on land that some Native Hawaiians consider sacred. State and local officials will try to close the road to the summit of Mauna Kea on Monday morning to allow trucks carrying...
A helpless dog with disturbing injuries was rescued after being buried alive in a beach by her owner who was armed with a machete. Animal rescuers in Hawaii were called last week after the bald, sunburned dog covered in sores was entombed in the sand on West Oahu beach. “Someone had just buried her and...
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