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Video of the violent arrest of Tyre Nichols, which officials have said they'll release Friday, is expected to be difficult to watch -- but it may also be hard to avoid.

Both public defenders and prosecuting attorneys were at the state capitol to testify on a bill that if passed, would allow those criminals to be charged at preliminary hearings.

FIREFIGHTER CRITICALLY INJURED | Maui County officials say the firefighter was responding to reports of flooded homes in Kihei when he was carried by waters and got caught in a 4-foot-wide storm drain. He was then swept out into the ocean.

Food insecurity is a growing concern as Hawaii's high cost of living continues to put a strain on many local families. And now a huge rent hike could put family farmers who provide much of our local produce out of business.

Key questions remain unanswered as the nation -- already alert to how police sometimes treat people of color, especially following the mass protests of 2020 -- waits for police to release footage of the incident.

NEW DISCOVERY | Archaeologists working in the southern Egyptian city of Luxor have uncovered a complete 1,800-year-old Roman city.

ICYMI | A joint venture between two Hawaii companies – BlackSand Capital and Kobayashi Group – have purchased the former property of the iconic Kyo-ya Restaurant in Waikiki, the companies confirmed to KITV4.

HAIKU STAIRS | Honolulu Mayor Rick Blangiardi told lawmakers Monday that the stairs are still planning to be taken down, but added U.S. Senator Schatz was interested in turning the area into federal property, and using federal funds to fix up the trail.

THE EDDIE HIGHLIGHT? WOMEN COMPETING | For the first time ever, women were included in the lineup to catch the monster waves out at Waimea Bay for The Eddie Competition.


JUST IN: Owners of a 197-foot luxury yacht are being ordered to pay $100,000 after dropping the vessel's anchor on coral in Kailua Bay on Hawai'i Island, damaging approximately 431 coral colonies

"Waipahu lighting it up. Probably the most I ever seen" - Terry Reis ??

Pro-Trump protesters carrying flags march through the Capitol building, chanting "we want Trump," forcing a lockdown with members of Congress inside.

Chief Ballard has identified the two officers killed in today's Diamond Head shooting as Tiffany Enriquez and Kaulike Kalama

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Telescope relocation talks atop Mauna Kea attracting new attention

INCREDIBLE video captures manta rays dancing in waters off O'ahu this past Saturday ? Mahalo, Ren Taylor

MISSING | Noah Wong-Chong, 13, was last seen in the Ainaola area on Friday, November 11 at about 9:30 p.m.