• Nov 5- The defeat of twin measures in Oregon and Colorado that would have required labeling of foods made with genetically modified ingredients sets the stage for a battle over the issue in the nation's capital, both sides of the debate said on Wednesday. The Oregon measure lost 49 to 51 percent, according to unofficial results reported by the Oregon Secretary of...

  • Lava nears homes in Hawaii   Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 1:23 PM ET
    Lava nears homes in Hawaii

    CNBC's Sue Herera reveals video of lava from an active volcano in Hawaii.

  • Burning questions on Hawaii's lava menace Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 10:10 AM ET
    A Hawaii Volcano Observatory geologist maps the margin of the lava flow from the Kilauea Volcano October 26, 2014.

    Hawaii's slow moving lava could cut off supplies and power to residents who have no choice but to leave homes, reports NBC News.

  • Bermuda, Hawaii brace for powerful hurricanes Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 10:15 AM ET
    Image of Hurricane Gonzalo, Thursday, 2:00 a.m.

    Hurricane Gonzalo restrengthens as it heads towards Bermuda while Hawaii cancels classes to prepare for Tropical Storm Ana, NBC News reports.

  • The SEC has been seeking an injunction, civil penalties and disgorgement of misappropriated funds, the ruling said. John Nester, a spokesman for the SEC, said on Tuesday the agency was "pleased with the decision." In its lawsuit, the SEC said Fujinaga and MRI International promised to buy accounts receivable from U.S. medical providers at a discount, try to recover...

  • UPDATE 1-Pimco's outflow headaches only just beginning Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 12:31 PM ET

    Pimco hasn't said how much money has been withdrawn since fund manager Bill Gross quit on Sept. 26 to join Janus Capital. Outflows "will tend to be elevated over the next few months" said Jeff Tjornehoj, head of Americas research at Lipper, a Thomson Reuters company, who said Gross's exit is "the last straw" for some institutional investors. Morgan Stanley said that the...

  • Hawaiian Air CEO: Good times for airlines   Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 11:15 AM ET
    Hawaiian Air CEO: Good times for airlines

    Mark Dunkerley, Hawaiian Air president and CEO, discusses the financial impact from tropical storms which hit Hawaii to the airline's bottom line and what travel says about the state of the American consumer.

  • Hurricane hits Hawaii   Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 4:45 PM ET
    Hurricane hits Hawaii

    NBC's Jennifer Bjorklund reports Tropical Storm Iselle made landfall in Hawaii with up to 11 inches of rain, and the islands are under flash flood warnings.

  • Hurricane Iselle and Julio losing strength   Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 8:23 AM ET
    Hurricane Iselle and Julio losing strength

    Two hurricanes headed for Hawaii will likely be downgraded, reports NBC's Mike Taibbi, with the latest details on the tropical storms.

  • Bracing for Hurricane Iselle   Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 7:17 AM ET
    Bracing for Hurricane Iselle

    Mark Cooper, Wal-Mart's emergency management senior director, discusses how the big box store is preparing for the impact of the hurricanes on Hawaii.

  • Hawaii braces for hurricanes   Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 6:18 AM ET
    Hawaii braces for hurricanes

    Hurricane Iselle, now downgraded to a tropical storm and Hurricane Julio delivering a one-two punch to Hawaii's Big Island, reports NBC's Mike Taibbi, with the latest details.

  • Hawaii hunkers down for Iselle & Julio   Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 1:09 PM ET
    Hawaii hunkers down for Iselle & Julio

    Hurricane Iselle could cause Hawaii to lose power for days, reports The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore, with the latest details on the 1, 2 punch heading for Hawaii.

  • Hawaii rattled by quake as hurricanes near Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 1:06 PM ET
    Satellite map of two hurricanes barreling down on the Hawaii'n Islands on Aug. 5, 2014.

    The U.S. Geological Survey reports a magnitude 4.3 earthquake has rattled Hawaii's Big Island, as two hurricanes rumbled toward the islands.

  • Hawaiians prepping seriously for storm   Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 10:13 AM ET
    Hawaiians prepping seriously for storm

    The Weather Channel Jim Cantore reports from Hilo, Hawaii, where residents are bracing for two rare hurricanes.

  • One-two hurricane punch headed for Hawaii   Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    One-two hurricane punch headed for Hawaii

    CNBC.com's Landon Dowdy reports on the two hurricanes headed to Hawaii. Hurricane Iselle is expected to make landfall tonight and a second storm, Julio, this weekend.

  • Hurricane Iselle heads for Hawaii   Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 8:24 AM ET
    Hurricane Iselle heads for Hawaii

    Hurricane Iselle is picking up strength and barreling towards Hawaii, reports The Weather Channel's Mike Seidel, with the latest details on the storm.

  • America's most expensive states in 2014 Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 4:46 PM ET
    Victorian houses with San Francisco skyline.

    Here's a list of the most expensive states to live in, as ranked by CNBC, based on metrics such as average home, food and energy prices.

  • The 5 worst states for business in the US Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 4:43 PM ET

    States have rebounded strongly from the recession, but some long-time laggards still can't create a business-friendly environment.

  • 49: Hawaii Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    The Aloha State offers the nation’s best quality of life, but residents and businesses pay for it. The quality of roads and bridges is poor.

  • America's top state to live in is... Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    Wonder which state has the lowest crime rate, ranks high in environmental quality, parks and recreation and access to health care? Read on.