U.S. Jobless Rate at 8.2%, Good Friday, New Waikiki Attraction

Employers pulled back sharply on hiring last month, a reminder that the U.S. economy may not be growing fast enough to sustain robust job growth. The unemployment rate dipped, but mostly because more Americans stopped looking for work. We'll have more details on this story on Hawaii News Now Sunrise and on HawaiiNewsNow.com.

Roman Catholics and Protestants in the Holy Land commemorated the crucifixion of Jesus Christ Friday in prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City. We'll have the details coming up on Sunrise. You can also find the City & County of Honolulu's complete holiday schedule on our website, HawaiiNewsNow.com.


Hawaii News Now has learned that Oprah Winfrey recently registered a new business entity with the Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs called, Oprah's Farm, LLC. It's the latest sign of Winfrey making Maui her new, full-time home. We'll have more details on this story on Sunrise.


Starting today, the Waikiki Ocean Club will officially welcome guests aboard. The 10,000-square-foot playground features activities including snorkeling and helmet diving. We'll have more on this story on Sunrise.

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The Sunrise Team