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Coming up on Sunrise this morning

Good Tuesday Morning Sunrisers,

It was a violent day in Iraq. In the deadliest attack in weeks, a suicide bomber blew himself up in a crowd of Iraqi army recruits in Baghdad. At least 65 people were killed and more than a 100 were wounded. Authorities fear that insurgents are stepping up their attacks as the U.S. prepares to withdraw its combat troops. Watch for this developing story.

In Hawaii, the gubernatorial candidates are slugging political punches. Democratic candidate Mufi Hannemann has sent out a mailer that compares him to democratic candidate Neil Abercrombie. Hannemann ridicules his opponent's voting record and for winning a beard contest. Abercrombie fired back and claimed he cast 95% of votes as a former congressman for 35 years. Hear their reaction on Sunrise.

Infomercial king Anthony "Sully" Sullivan wants you to watch the second season of "Pitchmen" on the Discovery Channel. He will search the nation for the next big inventor. Find out how Sully's own first idea came from surfers on the North Shore.

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Sunny the dog says Tuesday are tough. That's why she is sleeping most of the morning. She says hit the snooze at least once or lounge in bed with the Sunrise crew.

See you on television,

- Grace Lee

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