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Hawaii Man Says He’s Devastated About Sending Missile Alert AP

Hawaii Man Says He’s Devastated About Sending Missile Alert

UPDATED: The fired Hawaii Emergency Management Agency employee contradicted parts of what his supervisors have said.

Hawaii Missile Defense Test Failed To Intercept Target AP

Hawaii Missile Defense Test Failed To Intercept Target

The interceptor was launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai.

Tick Tock Of Terror: New Details In Missile Alert Timeline AP

Tick Tock Of Terror: New Details In Missile Alert Timeline

The worker who sent it out heard, “This is not a drill,” but he didn’t hear, “Exercise, exercise, exercise.”

Man Who Sent Out False Missile Alert Was ‘Source Of Concern’ For A Decade Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Man Who Sent Out False Missile Alert Was ‘Source Of Concern’ For A Decade

UPDATED: A state investigation says the employee, who was fired Friday, had previously mistaken drills for real threats.

Worker Who Sent Alarm Thought Missile Attack Was Real Screen shot

Worker Who Sent Alarm Thought Missile Attack Was Real

The worker mistook a drill for an actual warning and sent the alert without a supervisor’s sign-off, said the Federal Communications Commission.

Senators To Stores: Don’t Kick People Out In Emergencies Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Senators To Stores: Don’t Kick People Out In Emergencies

Sen. Michelle Kidani’s measure comes two weeks after the false missile alert, when some people reported being told to leave businesses.

VIDEO: How To Survive A Nuclear Attack On Hawaii http://nuclearsecrecy.com/nukemap/

VIDEO: How To Survive A Nuclear Attack On Hawaii

When the state accidentally sent out a false alarm, many people didn’t know how to respond.

Reader Rep: Media Focus On ‘False Alarm’ Didn’t Go Deep Enough

Reader Rep: Media Focus On ‘False Alarm’ Didn’t Go Deep Enough

It was a life-changing moment for people in Hawaii who received the Jan. 13 missile alert and believed it.

Feds: Hawaii Missile Alert Employee Not Cooperating In Probe Screen shot

Feds: Hawaii Missile Alert Employee Not Cooperating In Probe

Meanwhile, Sen. Brian Schatz wants legislation clarifying the federal government, not the state, has authority to issue alerts.
This Is What Hawaii’s Missile Defense System Looks Like U.S. Missile Defense Agency

This Is What Hawaii’s Missile Defense System Looks Like

The basic principle involves shooting a missile with a missile. But some want more assurance that the missiles don't miss.
Governor Knew 2 Minutes After Missile Alert That It Was False Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Governor Knew 2 Minutes After Missile Alert That It Was False

But it took his office 15 minutes to announce the news in a Twitter post, legislators were told Friday.
Ian Lind: Make Peace, Not War Wikimedia Commons

Ian Lind: Make Peace, Not War

Hawaii's false missile alert proves we need to work harder to eliminate the tensions that could lead to an unthinkable end.
North Korean Missile Threat