Aloha from Hawaii News Now!
Here's what we're working on for our 5 and 5:30 newscast.
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden addressed Marines and their families at Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe this afternoon. on his way home after an 8-day trip to Asia to bolster U.S. relations in the region, Biden made stops in China ... Mongolia .. and Japan. We will have complete coverage of his speech starting tonight at 5; and we're also streaming the speech live on Hawaiinewsnow.com.
REPORT: FLEAS AT PAGODA HOTEL
We told you about bedbugs at Waikiki hotel, now there's a report of a flea infestation at a well-known Honolulu hotel. We'll have more on that starting tonight at 5:30.
HART WANTS ASSURANCES OF WINNING RAIL BIDDER'S SOLVENCY
Tonight at 5, why the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transit -- or H.A.R.T. -- is asking its consultants to look into the financial well-being of Ansaldo -- the parent company of Ansaldo Honolulu. We'll also tell you Senator Daniel Inouye visited the HART offices.
I hope you'll join Stephanie Lum and me for these stories and more tonight at 5 and 5:30. Take care, see you then!