IPHONE 5 MADNESS
If you didn't pre-order the iPhone 5 online, you may have to wait in line. These Apple addicts set up overnight outside the Waikiki store and other places are seeing lines form as well. We've sent Jennifer Robbins out to check out the madness at Ala Moana Center. She'll have live reports all morning on Sunrise as the doors open and the phones start flying off the shelves.
RAIL DECISION DELAYED
Looks like Mayor Carlisle didn't get what he wanted out of a trip to Washington D.C. Our media partner The Star Advertiser reports that the Federal Transit Administration has told Hawaii officials that a decision on the 1.5 billion dollar funding for Oahu's rail won't come until after the November election, about 3 months later than expected. Of course, Ben Cayetano says he will stop rail if he's elected Honolulu's Mayor while Kirk Caldwell supports it.
CAMPAIGNS COURT SENIORS
President Barack Obama and Republican Vice Presidential nominee Paul Ryan will both attend the National AARP. Medicare is expected to be the focal point. This comes, as a new poll shows the President gaining momentum. Brian Mooar will have the latest on the campaign from Washington D.C. on Sunrise.
WEATHER NOW: WHEN WILL THE TRADES RETURN?
The trades have taken a break and it looks like a repeat of yesterday. Dan Cooke says there's still a lot of moisture around so showers are possible early today, but it will be drier. As for the trades, they should return by tomorrow. Dan will have your weekend outlook, including tomorrow's Warrior football forecast and Sunday's Sunset on the Beach Hawaii Five-O premiere in Waikiki.
HAWAII FIVE-O STARS ON SEASON 3, FANS, & A BABY MCGARRETT
As we countdown to the premiere, we'll hear more from the stars this morning on Sunrise. You can check out my entire uncut interview with Alex O'Loughlin online. Plus, hear about how the stars feel about the fan frenzy surrounding the show. We invite you to tune into our live red carpet coverage starting Sunday during our news at 5 on KGMB and streaming live on our HNN facebook page. "Like" us to connect with the stars and catch all the action.
TAYLOR WILEY LIVE ON SUNRISE
Also this morning, local boy Taylor Wiley, better known as "Kamekona" to Five-O fans, joins us live on Sunrise to talk about the season and what's ahead.
Hope you can join us on an Aloha Friday!