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#Hawaii

# hawaii - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Hawaii 54: Johnson leads after Kapalua marathon
# PGA Tour
From The42
# PGA Tour

Hawaii 54: Johnson leads after Kapalua marathon

Jan 8th 2013, 8:41 AM 526 Views 0 Comments

The American holds a three-shot lead after two of the Tournament of Champions’ three rounds were played last night.

# hawaii - Monday 7 January, 2013

Obama signs $9.7 bn aid bill for Sandy victims
# US
# US

Obama signs $9.7 bn aid bill for Sandy victims

Jan 7th 2013, 8:55 AM 2,914 Views 27 Comments

Obama signed a bill approving billions in emergency disaster aid for victims of the superstorm, after a delay sparked outrage among East Coast Republicans against their own party leadership.

# hawaii - Sunday 6 January, 2013

More same-sex partnerships from abroad to be recognised in Ireland
# LGBT
# LGBT

More same-sex partnerships from abroad to be recognised in Ireland

Jan 6th 2013, 2:06 PM 5,587 Views 35 Comments

Same-sex partnerships registered in Delaware, Hawaii, Washington and Denmark will all be recognised in Ireland, the Minister for Justice has confirmed.

# hawaii - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Tournament of Champions to restart after high winds in Hawaii
# Tournament Of Champions
From The42
# Tournament Of Champions

Tournament of Champions to restart after high winds in Hawaii

Jan 5th 2013, 2:49 PM 640 Views 0 Comments

It is the first time since the 2005 Players Championship that a PGA Tour round will have been restarted.

# hawaii - Thursday 3 January, 2013

VIDEO: Bubba hoping to repeat par 5 antics at Tournament of Champions in Hawaii
# Heavy Hitter
From The42
# Heavy Hitter

VIDEO: Bubba hoping to repeat par 5 antics at Tournament of Champions in Hawaii

Jan 3rd 2013, 10:45 AM 754 Views 2 Comments

The course designers have added some yardage to the Kapalua course in an effort to make it Bubba-proof.

# hawaii - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Holiday's over: Obama returns to Washington to deal with 'fiscal cliff'
# Let's Get Fiscal
# Let's Get Fiscal

Holiday's over: Obama returns to Washington to deal with 'fiscal cliff'

Dec 27th 2012, 9:21 AM 4,093 Views 15 Comments

The US President has cut short his annual Christmas vacation in Hawaii to return to the White House in an attempt to avert the looming series of potentially devastating tax hikes and spending cuts.

# hawaii - Sunday 2 December, 2012

The Evening Fix… now with added dashing Santas
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added dashing Santas

Dec 2nd 2012, 7:55 PM 9,189 Views 0 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# hawaii - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Update: Tsunami warning pulled back after Hawaii escapes major harm
# Tsunami Warning
# Tsunami Warning

Update: Tsunami warning pulled back after Hawaii escapes major harm

Oct 28th 2012, 11:22 AM 13,448 Views 27 Comments

Civil authorities in Hawaii say the island has largely escaped any damage, following an earthquake off the coast of Canada.

# hawaii - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Irish swimmer completes gruelling open water challenge
# Endurance
# Endurance

Irish swimmer completes gruelling open water challenge

Jul 15th 2012, 10:47 AM 15,147 Views 18 Comments

Steve Redmond completed the challenge of swimming the ‘seven summits of the sea’ in Japan yesterday and will return home to Cork tomorrow.

# hawaii - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Search for Amelia Earhart's plane begins in Hawaii
# Mystery
From The Daily Edge
# Mystery

Search for Amelia Earhart's plane begins in Hawaii

Jul 3rd 2012, 9:11 AM 5,378 Views 9 Comments

The search begins this morning in Honolulu for the famous aviator, who went missing in her plane over the South Pacific 75 years ago.

# hawaii - Saturday 17 March, 2012

5 unusual places to spend St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day
From The Daily Edge
# St Patrick's Day

5 unusual places to spend St Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2012, 8:00 AM 4,995 Views 5 Comments

TheJournal.ie has rounded up some of the more unusual spots to celebrate St Patrick’s Day this year.

# hawaii - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Santorum maintains Republican challenge with two more primary wins
# US 2012
# US 2012

Santorum maintains Republican challenge with two more primary wins

Mar 14th 2012, 8:33 AM 42 Views 0 Comments

The former Pennsylvania senator wins in Alabama and Mississippi – meaning Mitt Romney is still without a win in the south.

# hawaii - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Is there food on Mars?
# Mission To Mars
From The Daily Edge
# Mission To Mars

Is there food on Mars?

Mar 1st 2012, 3:05 PM 3,351 Views 14 Comments

A group of six people will take part in a simulated mission to Mars next year – on the Big Island of Hawaii. Their mission? Report back on the food astronauts eat in space.

# hawaii - Monday 9 January, 2012

Stricker on cruise control in Hawaii
# Runaway
From The42
# Runaway

Stricker on cruise control in Hawaii

Jan 9th 2012, 2:33 PM 117 Views 0 Comments

The Wisconsin native is five shots clear with a round to go at the season-opening Tournament of Champions.

# hawaii - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

WATCH: Surfer rides amazing 90 foot wave - a new world record?
# Ride The Wave
From The Daily Edge
# Ride The Wave

WATCH: Surfer rides amazing 90 foot wave - a new world record?

Nov 9th 2011, 9:38 AM 1,091 Views 0 Comments

Hawaiian Garrett McNamara rode the mammoth wave in Portugal yesterday.

# hawaii - Friday 15 July, 2011

Man sucked into ocean by blow hole
# Tragic
# Tragic

Man sucked into ocean by blow hole

Jul 15th 2011, 10:04 AM 2,364 Views 4 Comments

The Californian man died on the island of Maui after being sucked into the ocean by a large blow hole.

# hawaii - Monday 4 July, 2011

Japan unearths gigantic haul of rare earth minerals
# Rare
# Rare

Japan unearths gigantic haul of rare earth minerals

Jul 4th 2011, 1:57 PM 1,528 Views 6 Comments

The 100-billion-ton stash found by Japan could be used for electronics – but an ownership battle may be brewing.

# hawaii - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

White House issues Obama birth cert in bid to end conspiracy claims
# United States
# United States

White House issues Obama birth cert in bid to end conspiracy claims

Apr 27th 2011, 2:49 PM 2,042 Views 0 Comments

Donald Trump is “proud” as the long form of Barack Obama’s birth certificate is released, intending to prove he was born in the US.

# hawaii - Friday 11 March, 2011

Massive Japanese quake causes day to shorten slightly
# Japan Earthquake
# Japan Earthquake

Massive Japanese quake causes day to shorten slightly

Mar 11th 2011, 9:24 PM 3,650 Views 0 Comments

The earth’s rotation sped up by over a microsecond because of the 8.9 magnitude earthquake.

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Mar 11th 2011, 9:14 PM 3,834 Views 0 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.

Taoiseach offers condolences and pledges assistance to victims of Japanese earthquake
# Japan Earthquake
# Japan Earthquake

Taoiseach offers condolences and pledges assistance to victims of Japanese earthquake

Mar 11th 2011, 9:10 PM 1,564 Views 2 Comments

The minister for trade and development has said that Ireland is standing by to provide assistance.

Stock and oil prices react to Japan's earthquake and tsunami disasters
# Japan Earthquake
# Japan Earthquake

Stock and oil prices react to Japan's earthquake and tsunami disasters

Mar 11th 2011, 7:34 PM 1,173 Views 0 Comments

Stocks rose but oil prices fell in response to the terrible events in the Pacific.

What’s happened in the Pacific? A timeline of the day's terrible events
# Japan Tsunami
# Japan Tsunami

What’s happened in the Pacific? A timeline of the day's terrible events

Mar 11th 2011, 5:53 PM 27,129 Views 0 Comments

A timeline of how today’s terrifying events have unfolded, beginning with the magnitude 8.9 earthquake which struck at 5.46am Irish time.

Japan latest: Toll stands at 137 but deaths set to exceed 1,000 people
# Japan Earthquake
# Japan Earthquake

Japan latest: Toll stands at 137 but deaths set to exceed 1,000 people

Mar 11th 2011, 4:32 PM 1,892 Views 0 Comments

With still many unaccounted for one news agency says the death toll is expected to rise above 1,000 people.

Astronomers dismiss suggestion that sun and moon caused Japan earthquake
# Bad Science
# Bad Science

Astronomers dismiss suggestion that sun and moon caused Japan earthquake

Mar 11th 2011, 3:59 PM 3,344 Views 11 Comments

Reports that scientists had established a link between the activities of the sun and moon with the today’s Pacific tsunami have been dismissed by Irish astronomers.

Eyewitness videos record shocking extent of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami
# Japan Earthquake
# Japan Earthquake

Eyewitness videos record shocking extent of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami

Mar 11th 2011, 3:07 PM 7,257 Views 0 Comments

In video: how tourists and the residents of Japan experienced today’s earthquake.

In pictures: How the disaster in Japan unfolded
# Japan
# Japan

In pictures: How the disaster in Japan unfolded

Mar 11th 2011, 2:40 PM 10,195 Views 0 Comments

Cities, towns and farmland seriously damaged by the 8.9 magnitude quake today, which then triggered tsunami.

UN and countries pledge aid and rescue offers to Japan but no decision from Ireland
# Japan Tsunami
# Japan Tsunami

UN and countries pledge aid and rescue offers to Japan but no decision from Ireland

Mar 11th 2011, 2:39 PM 1,310 Views 0 Comments

Officials at the Department of the Taoiseach and Department of Foreign Affairs have so far made no official comment on the matter.

Tsunami hits Indonesia without causing damage
# Pacific
# Pacific

Tsunami hits Indonesia without causing damage

Mar 11th 2011, 2:26 PM 2,631 Views 0 Comments

Indonesia and Guam have both lifted their tsunami warnings, after waves of just 10 centimetres hit the eastern Indonesian coast.

Hawaii tsunami: Slow-moving waves creeping inland on islands
# Hawaii Tsunami
# Hawaii Tsunami

Hawaii tsunami: Slow-moving waves creeping inland on islands

Mar 11th 2011, 2:05 PM 5,357 Views 2 Comments

Tsunami warning centre explains that a tsunami is not always just one wall of water but a constantly-encroaching sheet of water that will swamp coastal regions.

In Pictures: Graphs and charts that show the tsunami's projected path
# Tsunami
# Tsunami

In Pictures: Graphs and charts that show the tsunami's projected path

Mar 11th 2011, 1:42 PM 15,136 Views 0 Comments

Weather centres around the Pacific rim show trajectory of deadly wave.

Volcano erupts in eastern Indonesia
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Volcano erupts in eastern Indonesia

Mar 11th 2011, 1:39 PM 19,536 Views 0 Comments

A volcano has erupted in Indonesia, just hours after an earthquake in Japan created a Pacific-wide tsunami.

Department of Foreign Affairs sets up crisis centre for Japan tsunami
# Japan
# Japan

Department of Foreign Affairs sets up crisis centre for Japan tsunami

Mar 11th 2011, 1:20 PM 2,704 Views 0 Comments

The department estimates that there are around 2,000 Irish citizens in Japan. Relatives and friends of people in Japan are asked to contact the crisis centre for information.

Pacific tsunami: Eyewitnesses upload photographs
# Pacific Tsunami
# Pacific Tsunami

Pacific tsunami: Eyewitnesses upload photographs

Mar 11th 2011, 12:47 PM 1,689 Views 0 Comments

People in the areas affected by the Pacific tsunami have uploaded photographs on social networking sites.

Tsunami passes over Taiwan, Indonesia braces for impact
# Pacific Tsunami
# Pacific Tsunami

Tsunami passes over Taiwan, Indonesia braces for impact

Mar 11th 2011, 12:01 PM 7,939 Views 0 Comments

The Pacific tsunami has hit Taiwan causing minimal damage – it is due to hit the vulnerable Indonesia islandssoon.

Japan tremors incredibly close to the surface
# Japan
# Japan

Japan tremors incredibly close to the surface

Mar 11th 2011, 11:43 AM 2,126 Views 0 Comments

Map shows how shallow the focus of earthquake is – red and orange spots denote shocks less than 25km from the surface.

Tsunami may 'totally engulf' low lying Pacific islands: Red Cross
# Pacific Tsunami
# Pacific Tsunami

Tsunami may 'totally engulf' low lying Pacific islands: Red Cross

Mar 11th 2011, 10:53 AM 1,920 Views 0 Comments

The low lying Pacific islands may be swept over as a powerful tsunami hits the region – meanwhile Indonesia is bracing itself, as warnings indicate it will be the first area to be hit after Japan.

Thousands evacuated from Russian coastline after tsunami warning
# Tsunami Warning
# Tsunami Warning

Thousands evacuated from Russian coastline after tsunami warning

Mar 11th 2011, 9:47 AM 608 Views 0 Comments

Some 11,000 people have been evacuated from the Pacific islands by the Russian authorities in anticipation of a tsunami.

Earthquake map shows extent of activity in Pacific Rim today
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

Earthquake map shows extent of activity in Pacific Rim today

Mar 11th 2011, 9:20 AM 3,406 Views 0 Comments

Map shows the extent of earthquake activity – the bigger the square, the bigger the quake.