Hawaii receives "false alarm" that sends people scrambling for shelter

A scary message on Saturday warning Hawaiian citizens to seek shelter due to thr.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2018

Hawaii receives "false alarm" about ballistic-missile threat that sends residents scrambling for shelter

A scary mess.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2018

Video shows the horrifying moment when a false ballistic missile threat alert interrupted a soccer game on TV in Hawaii

Michael Hight/US Navy via Getty People in Hawaii woke up to a frightening emergency alert Saturday morning which warned of an impending missile targeting the state. It was a false alarm.   The aler.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2018

New Jersey Emergency Alert System "Accidentally" Sends Nuclear Warnings To Some TVs

Coming just a month after Project Gotham Shield, a major nuclear detonation drill in the New York-New Jersey area, a false alarm that went out to some people’s television sets Tuesday might have scared some in New Jersey. As NBC.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 24th, 2017

Fired Hawaii Worker Who Sent False Missile Alert Had Mistaken Drills For Real-Life Events Before

Colleagues were uncomfortable working with the employee who sent the false warning to thousands of people......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 31st, 2018

The false-alarm missile alert in Hawaii was much more of a disaster than previously thought

Thomson Reuters The Hawaii employee responsible for transmitting an emergency alert falsely warning of a ballistic missile earlier in January has been fired. The employee .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 30th, 2018

Employee Who Sent False Hawaii Ballistic Missile Alert Has Been Fired

Update: Following the publication of an FCC report on the Hawaii ballistic missile false alarm, the as-yet-unnamed employee has finally been fired. In the days after the epic mistake, the employee was transferred to another departme.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 30th, 2018

Hawaii worker who sent false missile alarm thought the threat was real, FCC says

The Federal Communications Commission said on Tuesday that the Hawaii public employee who sent a message to everyone in the state warning of a b.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2018

Hawaii Governor Couldn"t Correct False Alarm Because He Didn"t Know His Twitter Password

"I have to confess that I don’t know my Twitter account log-ons and the passwords," Hawaii Governor David Ige said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 23rd, 2018

Hawaii"s governor said he couldn"t notify the public of the false missile alarm because he forgot his Twitter password


Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 22nd, 2018

Japan’s National Broadcaster Accidentally Sent Out a False North Korea Missile Alert

Just three days after a similar incident in Hawaii. Just three days after an employee mistakenly triggered a missile alert in Hawaii, Japan is facing its own false alarm. NHK, Japan's national broadcasting organization, mistaken.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 16th, 2018

Japan News Issues North Korea Missile Launch Alert—But It"s a False Alarm

It was sent by mistake to thousands of people using the NHK news app on their mobile phones......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 16th, 2018

Hawaii Missile T-Shirts Go On Sale Days After False Alarm Sparks Mass Panic

Been there, got the T-shirt......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 15th, 2018

Trump Thinks It"s "Terrific" Hawaii Took Responsibility for the False Missile Alert

“Maybe, eventually, we'll solve the problem so [people] won't have to be so on edge," the president added......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 15th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Hawaii false alarm an ‘unfortunate situation’ Homeland Security chief says

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen cautioned Sunday that Americans should not react to Saturday’s false alarm in Hawaii, warning of a nonexistent ballistic missile attack, by disregarding emergency warnings in the future......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 14th, 2018

Trump Must Meet With Kim Jong Un After Missile Strike False Alarm, Hawaii Rep. Says

"I've been calling on President Trump to directly negotiate with North Korea, to sit across the table from Kim Jong Un," Representative Tulsi Gabbard said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 14th, 2018

Shocking Video Shows Kid Placed In Storm Drain During Hawaii"s False ICBM Warning

Not only did yesterday's stunning false alarm warning of inbound ballistic missiles leave Hawaiians "crying and screaming", it caused some parents to resort to hiding their ch.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 14th, 2018

Hawaii Missile False Alarm: Thank God It Happened on a Weekend

It was the weekend, so maybe you didn't pay as much attention. My friends, we need to pay attention......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 14th, 2018

"This Is Not a Drill." Thank God The False Alarm Missile Warning in Hawaii Happened on a Weekend, But It"s a Warning for the Entire Country

It was the weekend, so maybe you didn't pay as much attention. My friends, we need to pay attention......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 13th, 2018

Hawaii Missile-Attack False Alarm Triggered by Clicking Wrong Button

The false alert of a ballistic missile attack that unleashed panic across Hawaii was triggered when a state employee accidentally hit the wrong button on a computer, an official said......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 13th, 2018

38 minutes of panic: Here"s how people in Hawaii reacted to a false ballistic missile alert

38 minutes of panic: Here"s how people in Hawaii reacted to a false ballistic missile alert.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2018