National Guard arrives in Hawaii town threatened by lava

2014-10-31 13:09

National Guard troops have arrived in a Hawaii town threatened by a slow-moving river of molten lava, and have been greeted with cheers by residents of the Big Island community where they are to provide security.

Slow-moving lava creeps closer to Hawaii homes

2014-10-29 09:08

After weeks of slow, stop-and-go movement, a river of asphalt-black lava is less than the length of a football field from homes in a Big Island community in Hawaii.

Powerful storm churns towards Hawaii

2014-10-17 17:24

Hawaii is bracing for heavy rains and potentially damaging winds of up to 80km/h as Tropical Storm Ana heads towards the island.

Closely watched Hawaii lava flow stalls

2014-09-23 07:51

Lava threatening rural communities on Hawaii's Big Island has essentially stalled for now, officials say, but that isn't putting anyone at ease.

Hawaii lava flow slows, moves parallel to homes

2014-09-09 09:03

Lava from one of the world’s most active volcanos has been advancing at a slower pace the past few days and is now moving parallel to a sparsely populated subdivision on Hawaii’s Big Island.

Hawaii prepares for dangerous currents

2014-04-02 22:29

Hawaii residents have been urged to stay clear of beaches and avoid swimming in the ocean as the first waves generated by Chile's earthquake arrived at the island chain.

Shark bites dangling foot, kills fisherman

2013-12-03 11:32

A kayak fisherman has died off the Hawaiian island of Maui after a shark bit his dangling foot, officials say.

Woman who lost arm to shark in Hawaii dies

2013-08-22 07:00

A young German woman who was attacked by a shark and had her right arm bitten off has died at a hospital in Hawaii, medics say.

Shark attack victim on life support

2013-08-20 10:00

A German visitor who lost her arm in a shark attack while snorkeling off Maui is on life support, a hospital spokesperson says.

Tropical storm weakens en route to Hawaii

2013-07-29 11:02

Weather officials say Tropical Storm Flossie has weakened as it slowly moves toward Hawaii, but is still expected to bring heavy rains and winds up to 96.5 km/h.


Red-hot lava nears Hawaii home, main road

2014-10-30 09:09

Rain has fallen on a red-hot river of lava, as it threatened to consume its first home on its slow advance into a rural Hawaii town.

After weeks of watching, Hawaii lava nears home

2014-10-28 09:59

Hawaii officials will make arrangements for those living in the path of a lava to watch the destruction of their homes.

Scientists see severe coral bleaching near Oahu

2014-10-07 11:12

While people in Hawaii have been sweating out a lack of trade winds, corals underwater are also suffering.

Lava on Hawaii continues moving through vacant lot

2014-09-17 10:10

Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano continues to move slowly through a vacant lot in a rural subdivision.

Hurricane Iselle not slowing near Hawaii

2014-08-07 11:24

Hawaii is preparing for what could be the first hurricane to hit in more than 20 years as weather officials say an approaching storm isn't weakening as previously predicted.

3 dead in Hawaii plane crash

2014-02-27 12:36

Authorities say three people are dead and three others have been injured following a plane crash on Hawaii's Lanai Island.

15 Hawaii animals, plants added to endangered list

2013-10-31 20:09

The federal government says an eyeless shrimp and 14 other Hawaii creatures and plants have been added to the endangered species list.

Hawaii to study tiger sharks

2013-08-21 09:00

Hawaii officials are planning to spend the next two years studying tiger shark movements around Maui.

Woman loses arm in shark attack off Maui

2013-08-16 08:01

Officials have reopened a Maui beach, a day after a shark bit off the right arm of a German visitor about 46m offshore.


Jack Johnson - "I Got You"

2013-07-04 15:56

New Jack Johnson sporting plakkies and a Hawaiian t-shirt singing and playing guitar in vairous spots around Hawaii. He is definitely living the life.

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