Hawaii: Officials Send False Alert About “Incoming Ballistic Missile”

Le·gal In·sur·rec·tion | 1/13/2018 | Fuzzy Slippers
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Hawaiians got quite a shock when they received news of an incoming ballistic missile and were assured in the text alert that “this is not a drill.” It wasn’t a drill, but it was a mistake.

Here’s the erroneous alert via Dopl3r:

New - York - Times

The New York Times reports:

The authorities confirmed on Saturday that there was no ballistic missile headed toward Hawaii minutes after an emergency alert was sent to cellphones there urging...
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