Hawaii officials say 'NO missile threat' amid emergency alerts


Emergency alerts sent Saturday to Hawaiians warning of a "ballistic missile threat" were reportedly false, officials said.

Shortly after 8 a.m. local time Saturday, several alarmed Hawaii residents began posting...

Dusk in Honolulu, Hawaii, Feb. 12, 2007. As tensions between the United States and North Korea continue to simmer, Hawaii will start a statewide test on Dec. 1, 2017, of a Cold War-era early warning system designed to inform its residents of an impending nuclear attack. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times Copyright 2018 New York Times)

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