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Manti Te'o Scandal, Social Media Buzz, Power Outage

MANTI TE'O SCANDAL

A lot of people are scratching their heads about the bombshell revelation that came out yesterday that Manti Teo's dead girlfriend was a fake. Te'o said he was the victim of a cruel joke and Notre Dame stands behind the Heisman runner up, but there are still a lot of question marks this morning about the hoax. All the new details we've learned overnight ahead on Sunrise, including what the father of the friend who allegedly created the fictional girlfriend had to say when reporters showed up at his house and what people are buzzing about on social media today.

LATEST TWEET FROM "GIRLFRIEND'S" ACCOUNT

The twitter account of Lennay Kekua says quote "a lot of truths and myths need to be addressed here and they will be at noon." That's 10 o'clock this morning Hawaii time.

HERO HOAX COVERAGE

You can view all reports about the Hero Hoax and our continuing coverage at HawaiiNewsNow.com.

POWER OUTAGE

Also happening now, a car crash into a power pole has led to an outage at Kapiolani Boulevard and University Avenue. The 30 year old driver has been rushed to the Queen's Medical Center. Ramsay Wharton is on scene with the latest on Sunrise.

Hope you can join us!

Aloha,

Tannya Joaquin

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