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Hawaii Governor Forgot His Twitter Password During False Alarm Scare

Image: Shutterstock/Lorcel All sorts of mix ups in that false alarm for Hawaii During that brief, scary time a few weeks back when Hawaii thought it was under attack, Gov. David Ige was conspicuously absent from Twitter, where other officials tried to spread word that the alert was just a false alarm, and now we…
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The Texts Loved Ones Sent During the Hawaii Missile Alert Mishap

(CNN) Hawaiian residents and vacationers spent 38 horrific minutes preparing for an incoming ballistic missile and possible death on Saturday, until the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency corrected a false alarm message. Sara Donchey, in Hawaii "I was in a bit of a stupor because I had just woken up from a nap," said Donchey, an anchor…
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Hawaii Emergency Employee Who ‘Pushed The Wrong Button’ Has Been Reassigned

The worker blamed for “pushing the wrong button” on Saturday morning and triggering a false missile alert that sent a wave of panic across Hawaii has been “reassigned,” according to the state Emergency Management Agency. “The employee who issued the alert has been temporarily reassigned pending the outcome of our internal investigation,” an agency spokesman…
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