BACK TO BACK STORMS
Daniel has been downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm and is expected to weaken rapidly. Meanwhile, Emilia has strengthened to a category 4 Hurricane in the Pacific. Daniel could boost trade showers around Hawaii. Dan Cooke is tracking weather conditions and keeping an eye on another mass that could develop into another tropical storm. Be sure to check out our exclusive hurricane tracker at HawaiiNewsNow.com and download our Weather now App.
Today is Governor Abercrombie's last chance to veto bills. The Governor notified the Legislature of 19 measures on his hit list.
BEN CAYETANO FIGHTS BACK
Honolulu Mayoral Candidate Ben Cayetano says he will set the record straight today about ads launched by a pro-rail group. The "Read Ben's Record" ads claim Cayetano took half a million dollars worth of illegal donations when running for his second term as Governor. It also accuses him of using a form of 'political bankruptcy' so he wouldn't have to pay back the money.
CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATE TULSI GABBARD LIVE ON SUNRISE
Leading up to our Hawaii News Now/Star Advertiser Congressional District 2 Debate, we're sitting down with the four major candidates. Today, Tulsi Gabbard will join us live on Sunrise. Our debate is coming up Thursday night at 6:30 PM. Read details and submit your questions for the candidates here.
HAWAII FIVE-O BACK IN ACTION
The cast and crew are back at work for day 2 of filming for Season 3 of Hawaii Five-O. If you missed it, you can check out the blessing, interviews with the stars, and candid pictures caught on scene at HawaiiNewsNow.com. I've also blogged about the best moments you didn't see.
Hope you can join us for Sunrise!