UPDATE: Suspect charged with second degree murder in connection to deadly Hau'ula shooting
UPDATE: Suspect charged with second degree murder in connection to deadly Hau'ula shooting

The suspect arrested in connection to a deadly Hau'ula shooting has been charged with second degree murder and two counts of possessing a prohibited firearm.

37 dead: Record breaking year for pedestrian fatalities
37 dead: Record breaking year for pedestrian fatalities

The most recent happened Thursday when a 76-year-old man was hit by a trolley while crossing the street in Kaka'ako.  

Cat found shot by an arrow, struggling to breathe
Cat found shot by an arrow, struggling to breathe

The person who posted it says he found the animal on a patch of grass outside his apartment and struggling to breathe Tuesday night. 

Nightmare Nor'Easter leaves many on the East Coast paralyzed
Nightmare Nor'Easter leaves many on the East Coast paralyzed

There have been eight deaths related to the winter weather.  

Traffic slow on the freeway through Makakilo
Traffic slow on the freeway through Makakilo

MAKAKILO - Accident on H-1 FWY after Makakilo overpass in the eastbound direction has traffic backed up. Expect major delays, EMS and HPD on scene and blocking two right lanes.

Thursday Weather
Thursday Weather

A few high clouds and the trade winds return.

California fires: 59 people dead, 130 missing
California fires: 59 people dead, 130 missing

In Paradise, California, more than 130 people are missing -- many of them from a senior living facility.

Q&A: Sitting down with OHA Trustee Kalei Akaka
Q&A: Sitting down with OHA Trustee Kalei Akaka

Good Morning Hawaii sat down with Kalei Akaka to talk about her goals as OHA Trustee. 

Man who choked wife at Haleakala Natl. Park to serve 41 months in prison
Man who choked wife at Haleakala Natl. Park to serve 41 months in prison

U.S. attorney Kenji Price says, 44-year-old Matthew Berckmann was camping at the park with his wife last month, when he threatened her with a large kitchen knife and choked her. 

Air travel to hit an all-time high
Air travel to hit an all-time high

Flying the friendly skies might be a little crowded for the next couple of weeks. The Lobbying Group-- Airlines for America-- projects a record 30.6 million passengers will take flight during the 12-day thanksgiving air travel period. That's more than a million and a half more people estimated to fly this year than the same time last year. Due to the expected increase - airlines are adding thousands of seats to flights to accommodate last minute travelers.

Fire fighters battle the Camp Fire and a couple decides to stay behind for...
Fire fighters battle the Camp Fire and a couple decides to stay behind for...

As fire fighters continue to battle the Camp Fire, David Hilst - Yankee Hill Resident - and his wife decided to stay behind. The evacuation was mandatory according to the Sheriff but we had too many neighbor that were depending on us for the animals and so forth. Hilst is taking care of 12 horses, 11 alpacas and 6 donkeys, most of the animals belong to his neighbors. Hilst said, "Some people here are going, you know Hilst, did I mention that? This is the Hilston. Hotel and r...

How plant based meals help those with diabetes
How plant based meals help those with diabetes

Ekahi Wellcare program director Robert Walker joins Good Morning Hawaii once more to spread awareness of American Diabetes Month with Chef Marc Anthony Freiberg - Owner of Green Apron HI - . TW: What is the significance of American Diabetes Month? RW: All throughout November, American Diabetes Month aims to create awareness and education around diabetes. Currently in Hawaii, 155,000 people have diabetes and another 460,000 have prediabetes. While it’s the seventh leading cause...

Wednesday Weather
Wednesday Weather

Trade winds will weaken today as a front passes far north of the state, with sea breezes developing over the islands later in the day. A wet trade wind pattern is expected for the latter half of the week and into the weekend, as a surface high pressure builds far to our north, while a rather strong upper trough moves over the area. Today variable winds up to 15 mph, partly sunny with a few showers in the afternoon, highs 82-87. High surf advisory for north and west facing shores of N...

Melania Trump speaks out to remove Dept. Natl. Security Advisor Ricardel
Melania Trump speaks out to remove Dept. Natl. Security Advisor Ricardel

Wednesday morning from the east wing of the White House -- First Lady Melania Trump's rare and public call for the firing of Mira Ricardel. 

Math and fun go together at this new exhibit
Math and fun go together at this new exhibit

The Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum (formerly known as Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor) is hosting a new exhibit called "MathAlive!" that opens November 15. It's a highly interactive exhibit that shows kids the relevance of math in everything we do, especially the things kids love most: sports, music, video games, fashion, space, and robotics. So while they're learning STEM concepts, they're having loads of fun. It answers that age old question math teachers hear all ...

What to do with the Waikiki Natatorium? New study offers a few solutions
What to do with the Waikiki Natatorium? New study offers a few solutions

The four possible options listed in the report include making a new beach, building a closed system pool, taking no action at all, or building a perimeter deck. 

Walmart's new program for military spouses
Walmart's new program for military spouses

The company is starting a new program called 'The Military Spouse Connection." It gives hiring preference to those married to active military members. Walmart's CEO and president says the spouses are unsung heroes. The retailer reports hiring more than 200,000 veterans since starting a similar program for returning military personnel.

Kingpin of cocaine "El Chapo" finally faces the jury
Kingpin of cocaine "El Chapo" finally faces the jury

After multiple arrests, escapes from prison and years on the run, Juaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is finally facing the jury.

Democrat has flipped the seat in Arizona's senate race.
Democrat has flipped the seat in Arizona's senate race.

One week after the crucial midterm elections, the democrats are riding high claiming another victory.  A democrat has flipped the seat in Arizona's senate race. The win comes as several states continue to count votes and a legal battle plays out in a Florida recount. this morning - the democrats are celebrating a nail-biting victory and another flip - this time in Arizona.   Democrat Kyrsten Sinema defeating GOP opponent Martha McSalley in the race for senate One we...

Monk seal Manu'iwa doing well on Hawaii Island
Monk seal Manu'iwa doing well on Hawaii Island

Team members at Ke Kai Ola confirmed seeing her without the hook Sunday afternoon. 

Recognition for heroism decades later
Recognition for heroism decades later

A veteran's brave actions are finally getting recognized 66 years later. Retired U.S. Coast guard petty officer Mitchell Lani got this morning's shakas! Tulsi Gabbard spent Veteran's Day on Maui recognizing Lani's heroism. He received the U.S. Coast guard commendation medal for his courage during the Korean War. He served as a cook back in the 50's when the ship's propulsion system stopped working. Stuck in dangerous waters, with 12 foot swells, the lifelong waterman jumped into ac...

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl serves BBQ to wildfire firefighters
Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl serves BBQ to wildfire firefighters

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl doesn't want firefighters battling the California wildfires to go hungry.

Tuesday Weather
Tuesday Weather

The National Weather service says moderate to locally breezy trade winds will deliver passing low clouds and a few brief windward showers into tonight 10-20 mph. Winds will weaken later tonight and Wednesday, with mostly dry conditions prevailing. Trade winds will strengthen again on Thursday and Friday, and remain breezy into the weekend, likely bringing increased windward showers. Rainfall may become more widespread over the weekend as an upper-level low develops near the islands. P...

Main break closes Nahona street in Makakilo
Main break closes Nahona street in Makakilo

MAKAKILO - Nahona Street between Akaula and Palilai is closed due to water main break. . Expect delays

Water main break in Wailuku
Water main break in Wailuku

WAILUKU, MAUI - The County of Maui reports Central Avenue is closed between Nani St-Loke St due to water main break. They estimate closure to last about 6 hours

From DC to home, the country honors those who have fought for our freedom
From DC to home, the country honors those who have fought for our freedom

Back in the Aloha State -- students from Kapolei High School's Marine Corps JROTC honored kupuna veterans in their community Sunday. 

The race to recount votes after razor thin margins in Florida midterms
The race to recount votes after razor thin margins in Florida midterms

As the state continues the methodical recount of more than 8 million ballots -- concerns all 67 counties won't be able to get it done ahead of Thursday's deadline. 

Digital pocket money app allows kids to spend without a debit card
Digital pocket money app allows kids to spend without a debit card

GoHenry is a digital pocket money app combined with prepaid cards, for kids as young as six, that parents have access to.

Facebook ends arbitration for sexual harassment complaints
Facebook ends arbitration for sexual harassment complaints

Facebook has become the tech company to no longer require employees to resolve sexual harassment claims through arbitration. Facebook says it will now make arbitration a choice rather than a requirement. The company is also requiring any director level or above employee to disclose relationships with any co-worker to human resources. Microsoft, Uber and Lyft have also scrapped the practice within the past year.

How early should kids start exercising?
How early should kids start exercising?

Move more, sit less, start younger. Those are the new exercise guidelines in the United States for parents. Physical activity guidelines used to start at age six, but advice released today recommends involving kids as young as three in active play during the day. The advice is the first update since the US Government's guidelines came out a decade ago. Experts say starting young encourages lifelong healthy habits so children ages six through 17 should do at least an h...

Monk seal Manu'iwa doing well on Hawaii Island
Monk seal Manu'iwa doing well on Hawaii Island

Team members at Ke Kai Ola confirmed seeing her without the hook Sunday afternoon. 

Recognition for heroism decades later
Recognition for heroism decades later

A veteran's brave actions are finally getting recognized 66 years later. Retired U.S. Coast guard petty officer Mitchell Lani got this morning's shakas! Tulsi Gabbard spent Veteran's Day on Maui recognizing Lani's heroism. He received the U.S. Coast guard commendation medal for his courage during the Korean War. He served as a cook back in the 50's when the ship's propulsion system stopped working. Stuck in dangerous waters, with 12 foot swells, the lifelong waterman jumped into ac...

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl serves BBQ to wildfire firefighters
Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl serves BBQ to wildfire firefighters

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl doesn't want firefighters battling the California wildfires to go hungry.

Tuesday Weather
Tuesday Weather

The National Weather service says moderate to locally breezy trade winds will deliver passing low clouds and a few brief windward showers into tonight 10-20 mph. Winds will weaken later tonight and Wednesday, with mostly dry conditions prevailing. Trade winds will strengthen again on Thursday and Friday, and remain breezy into the weekend, likely bringing increased windward showers. Rainfall may become more widespread over the weekend as an upper-level low develops near the islands. P...

Main break closes Nahona street in Makakilo
Main break closes Nahona street in Makakilo

MAKAKILO - Nahona Street between Akaula and Palilai is closed due to water main break. . Expect delays