UPDATE: Puiwa Road back open after water main break
UPDATE: Puiwa Road back open after water main break

NUUANU - According to the City and County of Honolulu, Board of Water Supply (BWS) crews are responding to a main break at 137 Puiwa Rd. in Nuuanu which has forced the closure of Puiwa Rd., between Puiwa Lane and Polohi Pl. The break on the 8-inch main, which was reported shortly before 8 PM, has left 16 homes without water for the duration of the repair work, which is expected to continue into tomorrow.  The BWS has set up a spigot on hydrant on the corner of Puiwa Lane an...

Militants attacked Nairobi hotel to get back at President Trump
Militants attacked Nairobi hotel to get back at President Trump

Al-Shabaab militants said they attacked a hotel complex in Nairobi as retaliation for U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

State Department finds money, calls U.S. Diplomats to work
State Department finds money, calls U.S. Diplomats to work

In a notice to staff, the department said it had found money to pay its employees beginning Monday for the next two-week pay period.

Councilmember Kobayashi continues to question Hawaii Supreme Court recount case
Councilmember Kobayashi continues to question Hawaii Supreme Court recount case

Wednesday, Kobayashi sent another letter to Leong's First Deputy Paul Aoki asking if Corporation Counsel has been taking instructions from the mayor's office on this recount case, and for a list of the people involved.

Thursday Weather
Thursday Weather

Partly cloudy for the eastern half of the state and an increase of clouds and showers on the way starting with Kauai. Breezy Kona winds up to 30 MPH across the state and temperatures in the lower 80s.  Surf for the North 6-10' tonight 10-14', West 4-7' tonight 6-10', East and South below 3 feet till Friday.  The National Weather Service says, A cold front approaching Kauai will produce gusty southwesterly winds and wetter conditions over the western end of the state to...

Deadly Nairobi Hotel attack links to the retaliation of US president
Deadly Nairobi Hotel attack links to the retaliation of US president

The latest in the deadly Nairobi Hotel attack, Al Shabaab militants say, they attacked the hotel as retaliation for US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.     Surveillance video shows the moment one of the terrorists detonated a suicide bomb.     A car that was left behind by one of the attackers is being examined today by forensics teams     At least 21 people were killed in the assault.

Man crashes truck into utility pole and dies
Man crashes truck into utility pole and dies

KAUAI - A 63-year-old man is dead after crashing his truck into a utility pole in Kalaheo. Police say, the man was driving Kaumuali'i HWY near Hokua RD when his truck drifted off the road.     Police shutdown the highway to investigate and Hawaiian Telcom repaired the pole.

30-year-old man dies on HWY 11
30-year-old man dies on HWY 11

HAWAII ISLAND - A 30-year-old man is dead after crashing his car on Highway 11.     Police believe he was speeding and drove off an embankment. This is the second traffic fatality of the year on the Big Island.

UPDATE: Farrington HWY in Kapolei closed due to accident
UPDATE: Farrington HWY in Kapolei closed due to accident

KAPOLEI - According to the City and County of Honolulu, Farrington Hwy South bound lanes are closed between Kapowai Pl and Manawai St due to an accident.   

'History made': Big Island's first medical marijuana dispensary opens
'History made': Big Island's first medical marijuana dispensary opens

The company is also planning to open two other locations later this month in Waimea and Kona. 

Eliminate underarm sweating and odor
Eliminate underarm sweating and odor

Dr. Chung joined Tesia Worley on Good Morning Hawaii busting myths about sweat and offering a solution to people looking to chuck antiperspirants. miraDry is a clinically proven, FDA-cleared option to eliminate underarm sweating and odor that is available at the Vein and Skin Center of Hawaii. The miraDry procedure works by delivering precisely controlled-heat based energy to eliminate sweat and odor glands that reside in the underarms, which means you may no longer require...

Federal courts say they'll run out of money
Federal courts say they'll run out of money

The ripple effect of the shutdown is noticeable. Federal courts say, they'll start running out of money if the shutdown continues much longer.  Tuesday, the internal revenue service demanded 36,000 employees to come back to work, without pay, in order to process tax refunds.  The Food and Drug Administration says, nearly half of its staff is furloughed and some foods are not being inspected as a result.  Snap, or food stamps, will likely have to be curtailed some time ...

Government shutdown costing Delta Airlines millions
Government shutdown costing Delta Airlines millions

The shutdown has grounded government employees and contractors who would regularly fly on Delta. 

Wednesday Weather
Wednesday Weather

Today, mostly sunny with southerly winds less than 15 mph. Isolated showers in the afternoon for Kauai as a cold front moves from West to East. High surf advisory for N and W facing shores. North 20-25', West 10-15', East 1-3', South 2-3'. 

Day 26 of the government shutdown: Democrats turn down meeting with President Trump
Day 26 of the government shutdown: Democrats turn down meeting with President Trump

The New York Times released a new report, writing that the Council of Economic Advisers has, 'doubled projections of how much economic growth is being lost each week' due to the shutdown.

An American among the dead in Nairobi hotel attack
An American among the dead in Nairobi hotel attack

At least 14 people were killed when armed men barged into the hotel complex.

Attack on upscale hotel in Nairobi, Kenya turns deadly
Attack on upscale hotel in Nairobi, Kenya turns deadly

Kenyan official says situation now under control.

L & L Hawaiian Barbecue offering free meals to affected Federal workers
L & L Hawaiian Barbecue offering free meals to affected Federal workers

L & L Hawaiian Barbecue will offer free meals to not just federal workers but also their families.

Poor sleep linked to plaque buildup in your arteries
Poor sleep linked to plaque buildup in your arteries

Plaque puts you at risk not just for heart problems, but Alzheimer's, Dementia and more. 

One lane near He'eia bridge is CLOSED
One lane near He'eia bridge is CLOSED

KANEOHE: Happening today and tomorrow one lane along Kamehameha highway, near the He'eia bridge is closed.  HECO is replacing a utility pole there. The closures will be from 8:30AM - 2PM.  Contraflow lanes will be set up.