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Machete Attack, Facebook Fury, Tracking Rina

Police have arrested a suspect in a machete attack that happened overnight. According to a witness, a man drove up to a Kalihi home where friends were hanging out, then "pulled out the machete and started slicing." The 23 year old victim is in serious condition. Ramsay will report live from the scene. Click Here To Read More

Hawaii surfer Jaime O'Brien is usually cheered for his moves, but why is something he did in the water with a turtle sparking a facebook fury? Join us on Sunrise and check out our Hawaii News Now facebook page to see the picture and outraged response.

Breaking news: an Afghan official says insurgents have launched an attack on a U.S.-run civilian and military base in the southern city of Kandahar. At least three insurgents took over an office in front of the base and started shooting.

Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. is off the hook. He's been acquitted of misdemeanor harassment charges. He allegedly threatened the lives of two homeowner association security guards in an argument about  parking tickets outside of his Las Vegas home.

This just in: the number of people seeking unemployment benefits dipped slightly last week. Though not by enough to suggest that hiring is picking up.

We're tracking Severe Weather this morning as Cancun braces for Hurricane Rina. The tourist destination is expecting up to 16 inches of rain and dangerous waves. You can download our hurricane tracker to follow it.

We're seeing a treat ahead of Halloween. The trades didn't disappear as forecast and the breezes should stick around. But, Maui & the Big Island could see heavy rain by this weekend. Dan Cooke is tracking our local weather.

Hope you can join us for these stories and more on Sunrise.

Aloha,

Tannya

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