Wrong Hawaii Emergency Response Worker Threatened After Misleading PhotoWhen an erroneous alert was sent out last month telling people in Hawaii that there was an incoming ballistic missile, Jeffrey Wong was an island away from the state's emergency management agency office where he works as an operations officer.
Ousted Hawaii State Worker Says He Thought Missile Threat Was RealIn his first interview since the January 13th incident, he told Hawaii News Now there were a variety of problems and system-wide failures.
Hawaii’s Emergency Management Head Resigns After False Missile AlertThe fallout came the same day the Federal Communications Commission revealed that the worker who sent the alert thought an actual attack was imminent.
Hawaii Governor Was Slow To Correct Missile Blunder Because He Forgot His Twitter PasswordAlthough Governor David Ige reportedly knew the alert was a mistake two minutes after it was sent, Ige confessed he forgot what his Twitter password was so he could tell the public.
FCC Chairman: Hawaii Didn't Have Safeguards In Place To Prevent Mistaken Missile AlertThe chairman of the FCC said Sunday that it appears the government of Hawaii didn't have reasonable safeguards in place that would have prevented the transmission of a false alert about an imminent missile strike.
Hawaiian Officials Apologize For Mistakenly Sending Missile AlertThe emergency alert sent to cellphones said in all caps, "Ballistic missile threat inbound to Hawaii. Seek immediate shelter. This is not a drill."
Women Drifted Thousands Of Miles, Fought Off Tiger Sharks While Lost At SeaTwo American women who were stranded at sea for months, recounted their harrowing ordeal on Monday.
At Least Three Dead In Fire At Honolulu High-Rise Without SprinklersHonolulu Fire Chief Manuel P. Neves says the fire would not have spread past the unit it started in if there were sprinklers inside the nearly 50-year-old building.
FBI: Hawaii-Based Soldier Arrested On Terror ChargesAccording to the FBI, 34-year-old Ikaika Erik Kang allegedly attempted to provide military documents, and training, to ISIS.
Hawaii Judge Puts Trump's Revised Travel Ban On HoldA federal judge in Hawaii has put President Donald Trump's revised travel ban on hold.
Hawaii 1st State To Sue Over President Trump's Revised Travel BanAttorneys for the state filed the lawsuit Wednesday in federal court in Honolulu.
PHOTOS: Remembering The Attack On Pearl HarborOn Dec. 7, 1941, a Japanese admiral led the attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, leaving thousands dead and prompting the United States to enter World War II.