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False Alarm Fallout: Worker Reassigned And Trump Weighs In Cory Lum/Civil Beat

False Alarm Fallout: Worker Reassigned And Trump Weighs In

Hawaii appears to lack "reasonable" safeguards, says the Federal Communications Commission chairman.
Tad Bartimus: When There’s A Nuke Headed Your Way, ‘Do What You Gotta Do’ Getty Images

Tad Bartimus: When There’s A Nuke Headed Your Way, ‘Do What You Gotta Do’

Saturday's false alarmed proved we are all wholly unprepared for a nuclear missile strike.
Saturday Morning Panic: Reactions To Hawaii’s False Alarm

Saturday Morning Panic: Reactions To Hawaii’s False Alarm

UPDATED: Everyone seems to have something to say about the monumental mistake that warned of an incoming missile.
False Missile Threat Mistakenly Triggered As Part Of Internal Drill Cory Lum/Civil Beat

False Missile Threat Mistakenly Triggered As Part Of Internal Drill

Hawaii Gov. David Ige and emergency officials say new safeguards should prevent a repeat of the false alert.
North Korea Nuclear Threat: Viral Headlines Aren’t Scaring Hawaii Visitors Away Cory Lum/Civil Beat

North Korea Nuclear Threat: Viral Headlines Aren’t Scaring Hawaii Visitors Away

But a defense industry lobbyist wonders if Hawaii is waiting too long to raise the alarm.

Nuclear Blast Preparations: Inside Legislators’ Secret Meeting Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Nuclear Blast Preparations: Inside Legislators’ Secret Meeting

Lawmakers and their staffs got briefed Tuesday on a possible North Korea attack, but the public wasn’t invited.

China Is The Key To Avoiding Nuclear ‘Fire and Fury’ in North Korea Wikimedia

China Is The Key To Avoiding Nuclear ‘Fire and Fury’ in North Korea

Any nonmilitary solution to the looming crisis will require China applying its enormous economic leverage over North Korea.

Hot Talk Between Trump, North Korea Could Put Hawaii On The Front Line Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Hot Talk Between Trump, North Korea Could Put Hawaii On The Front Line

How might growing tensions affect Hawaii? In addition to risks of missile attacks, local military bases would likely serve as staging areas in a conflict.

Guam Officials Urge Calm After North Korea Threatens Attack AP

Guam Officials Urge Calm After North Korea Threatens Attack

The North Korea Army said Wednesday it’s studying a plan to create an “enveloping fire” around Guam with medium- to long-range missiles.

Hawaii Prepares For ‘Unlikely’ North Korea Missile Threat AP

Hawaii Prepares For ‘Unlikely’ North Korea Missile Threat

State Emergency Management Agency announces a public education campaign and plans monthly tests of “attack-warning” siren.

What Makes North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Tick? Flickr.com

What Makes North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Tick?

To best respond to the diplomatic crisis over nukes, American leaders must first understand how they look to North Korea.

Ian Lind: Installing A Missile Defense System Is A Bad Idea U.S. Missile Defense Agency/Flickr

Ian Lind: Installing A Missile Defense System Is A Bad Idea

Pushing ahead with a missile defense system in Hawaii wouldn’t make us any safer, and could signal to North Korea and others that we aren’t interested in diffusing tensions.

North Korean Missile Threat