Hawaii is the 50th and most recent state to have joined the United States, having received statehood on August 21, 1959. Hawaii is the only U.S. state located in Oceania, the only U.S. state located outside North America, and the only one composed entirely of islands. It is the northernmost island group in Polynesia, occupying most of an archipelago in the central Pacific Ocean.
China urged the United States on Thursday not to allow Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen to stop over in Hawaii next week when she makes a tour of the island's diplomatic allies in the Pacific, adding.. Reuters - Published
China's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that China has lodged stern representations with the United States over Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen's visit to Hawaii next week on a tour of diplomatic.. Reuters - Published
There are over a dozen candidates vying for President in 2020. Who are the candidates who have already declared their running? Washington Governor Jay Inslee. Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders. Minnesota..
According to Reuters.com, "The worst of the rain, snow, and winds carried by the so-called Pineapple Express, a river of warm air loaded with moisture, will hit California on Thursday and stick around..
According to CNN, a winter storm has taken over the Hawaiian islands producing gusty winds, rain, high surf and even snow. Trees have been knocked over by strong winds and fly away branches have torn..
According to Mother Nature Network, two state legislators in Hawaii are proposing protections for sharks. The legislation would make it a misdemeanor to knowingly harm or kill any shark in state marine..
CNN reports Authorities have closed down Hawaii's Hanalei Bay to swimmers after an apparent shark attack early Monday afternoon. According to the Kauai Fire Department, A male resident was surfing at a..
Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen will visit Hawaii next week on a tour of diplomatic allies in the Pacific, official media said on Thursday, a move likely to anger China, which claims the self-ruled.. Reuters - Published
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a challenge to a lower court ruling that found that the owner of a Hawaii bed and breakfast violated a state anti-discrimination law by turning away a.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Southwest Airlines held a celebration for their inaugural Hawaiian flight from Oakland, California to Honolulu. The airline will add daily flights between Oakland and Maui and will soon begin.. USATODAY.com - Published
Jordan Roberts scored 18 points and hit a pull-up jumper in the paint with 0.5 seconds on the clock as fifth-seeded Long Beach State rallied past No. 4 seed Hawaii 68-66 in the quarterfinals of the Big.. USATODAY.com - Published