PICTURES OF CANDIDATE'S DAUGHTER UNDER FIRE
These pictures of Maya Caldwell are bringing unwanted exposure to her father's Mayoral campaign. The 18 year old is seen in a series of instagram photos holding a lighter and torching Ben Cayetano's signs. Her friend is shown with a bong. The other photo, in which a girl appears to throw a Cayetano campaign sign but Maya Caldwell is not actually seen, is captioned "bestest frwens a gurl cud have" by the Instagram user @mayacaldwell. Kirk Caldwell says he's disappointed in Maya and that he will have a serious "father-daughter" talk with her. They'll have plenty of time to do so. The Caldwells are headed to Massachusetts today, where Maya will start college. As for his opponent, Caldwell says that he has apologized to Ben Cayetano. The Former Governor says,"We've all done foolish things when we were young, and I'm sure she regrets what she did"
DEADLY EMPIRE STATE BUILDING SHOOTING
Breaking news this morning: Ten people shot at the Empire State Building, in an apparent workplace dispute. Authorities say a man was angry with his Manager and shot him along with at least nine others. Police shot and killed the gunman. We'll have the latest live from New York.
SEVERE WEATHER: TROPICAL STORM ISAAC
Severe weather watch continues in the Southeast, especially in Tampa. The City is preparing to host the Republican National Convention next week, rain or shine. Ben Gutierrez is tracking Isaac and another storm right behind it.
LANCE ARMSTRONG STRIPPED OF TITLES, BANNED FOR LIFE?
Plus, we're following the latest on Lance Armstrong's decision to stop fighting doping allegations. What does this mean to his 7 Tour de France titles?
HAWAII FIVE-O STAR CELEBRATES BIRTHDAY
And, Happy Birthday to Hawaii Five-O's leading man, Alex O'Loughlin. He's celebrating his 36th birthday today along with preparing for an exciting new role, dad. The Aussie actor is expecting a baby with his girlfriend, Hawaii surfer/model Malia Jones. See the story here.
GOODWILL GOES GLAM
This morning, bargain hunters can scoop up deals on designer duds set up inside the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. Steve and I were emcees for the fashionable fundraiser last night and were the first to see what's for sale. We'll have a preview this morning on Sunrise to show you how you can shop and help a good cause at the same time. The event runs through Sunday.
Hope you can join us for Sunrise on an Aloha Friday!