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On Sunrise: Reaction to bin Laden's Death & Impact on Economy

We're following the big news from around the world this morning- Osama bin Laden's death after a manhunt that spans nearly a decade.

WORLD REACTS TO DEATH OF OSAMA BIN LADEN

The world is reacting to news this morning that Osama bin Laden is dead. President Obama announced yesterday that the mastermind behind the 9-11 attacks was killed in an operation targeting the Al Queda leader. From celebrations by troops to local reaction, we'll have it all for you on Sunrise.

We want to know what you think about Bin Laden's death and what this means for the war on terror. Comment on our Hawaii News Now facebook page.

DID YOU SEE THE LIGHTNING?

Also ahead, dramatic images of lightning captured around Oahu last night.

GIFT OF LIFE

One year ago, a hard working taxi cab driver was beaten to death by two teenaged passengers on his 41st birthday. They're still awaiting trial, while Ty Tang's family marks an emotional anniversary. This day is also a big one for four organ donor recipients. See how Tang's tragic murder gave four strangers a second chance. My special report "A Gift of Life" is coming up at 7:50.

PLAN YOUR OWN ROYAL WEDDING

Get tips from experts to plan your own dream wedding inspired by the Royals at 5:50.

METRO MONDAY: SHOE CRAZE

Plus, I love shoes, but these days, women aren't the only ones stocking up on pricey footwear. Steve launches a new segment this morning called "metro Mondays" and he starts with the shoe craze at 6:40.

VANS DESIGN CONTEST

Speaking of shoes, Moanalua students need your help to win a VANS Custom Culture Shoe Design competition. Last year, they lost by a mere 37 votes. 50 thousand dollars is at stake for their school art program and voting closes tonight. They'll stop by Sunrise at 8:10.

See you on Sunrise,

Tannya Joaquin

tjoaquin@HawaiiNewsNow.com

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