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.
Hawaii lawmakers are considering supporting the state’s troubled health insurance exchange with up to $15 million per year.
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.
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!
New Orleans, Orlando, Maui, Phoenix, and San Francisco are among the best places to visit in the U.S. in the off season.
The 15-day Hawaiian holiday vacation is over for President Barack Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia.
President Barack Obama is planning his return to Washington after two weeks in Hawaii for a holiday vacation.
The White House said the president planned to stay at home and ring in the new year with friends and family.
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.
President Barack Obama has begun his annual winter vacation in Hawaii.