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President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference on March 25, 2014 in The Hague, the Netherlands. (credit: Toussaint Kluiters-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Endorses Dem. Senator in Hawaii Race

President Barack Obama is endorsing Hawaii Sen. Brian Schatz in his primary race against Hawaii Rep. Colleen Hanabusa.

03/31/2014

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Climb The Tallest Mountain In The World In 30 Mins

Mount Everest gets all the credit, but Hawaii’s Mauna Kea (an idle volcano that’s been around for, you know, a million years) is technically the world’s tallest mountain. Technically. While it stands 13,800ft above sea level, more than two thirds of the hill is actually submerged underwater, which brings the total height to 33,136ft.

03/28/2014

This Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows a woman reading the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace internet site in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Considering Supporting Hawaii’s Troubled Obamacare Exchange With Up To $15M Per Year

Hawaii lawmakers are considering supporting the state’s troubled health insurance exchange with up to $15 million per year.

03/27/2014

This Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows a woman reading the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace internet site in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Hawaii’s Obamacare Exchange Nearly 45,000 Enrollees Behind To Break Even

The head of Hawaii’s health insurance marketplace under President Barack Obama’s federal health care overhaul says it has to trim costs to remain sustainable.

03/18/2014

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Visit A Vodka Distillery… In Paradise

If year-round sunshine, epic waves, and surfer chicks aren’t enough to lure you to Maui, the island’s solar-powered, organic vodka distillery might do it. Check out Ocean Vodka, an 8-year-old company that recently opened a visitor-friendly complex. Aloha!

01/17/2014

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Best Places To Visit Off Season In The US

New Orleans, Orlando, Maui, Phoenix, and San Francisco are among the best places to visit in the U.S. in the off season.

01/07/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama (R) and his daughters Malia (C) and Sasha (L) walk across the South Lawn of the White House after arriving by Marine One January 5, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama returns from a two-week holiday in Hawaii.  (credit: Michael Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama, Daughters Back in D.C. After Hawaii Vacation

The 15-day Hawaiian holiday vacation is over for President Barack Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia.

01/05/2014

President Barack Obama lines up his putt on the second green while golfing with the Prime Minister of New Zealand John Key at Marine Corps Base Hawaii's Kaneohe Klipper Golf Course on Jan. 2, 2014 in Kaneohe, Hawaii. (credit: Cory Lum-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama To Leave Hawaii For Washington On Saturday

President Barack Obama is planning his return to Washington after two weeks in Hawaii for a holiday vacation.

01/03/2014

President Obama enjoys a shaved ice on the final day of 2013. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Rings In New Year In Low-Key Fashion

The White House said the president planned to stay at home and ring in the new year with friends and family.

01/01/2014

President Barack Obama (Photo by Pete Marovich-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Ringing in New Year in Low-Key Fashion

President Barack Obama is closing out a difficult year in low-key fashion, with hopes for better results to come in 2014, particularly for his troubled health care law.

12/31/2013

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