A man who started a rash of car fires in Windward Oahu will spend 10 years in prison.
Last year, 47-year-old Thomas Chong was caught on surveillance video setting cars on fire.
One of those vehicle's was an ex-girlfriend's car.
By pleading guilty, Chong avoided more serious charges of first-degree arson, which would have meant up to 80 years in prison for him.
The owner of Makani Kai Air says the plane that crashed off Molokai had catastrophic engine failure.
A top Hawaii official is dead following a plane crash off Molokai. Officials say state Health Director Loretta Fuddy died at the scene.
WATCH VIDEO: The Coast Guard transported three passengers to Emergency Medical Services after a plane crashed in the ocean off Kalaupapa, Molokai, on Wednesday.