Witness sees Maui shark bite victim
The much debated issue of legalizing gay marriage in Hawaii where civil unions are already allowed is back in the headlines.
The Honolulu Marathon kicked off with bright fireworks and a starter blast Sunday morning at Ala Moana Park.
Protesters knocked down a statue of Vladimir Lenin on Sunday as outrage mounted over the Ukrainian government's push for closer ties with Russia.
A crowd of cheering protesters chanted "Good job" after the statue fell in Kiev's Bessarabska Square.