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BC-US--Hawaii-Mistaken M, 0753

Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.

Hawaii officials mistakenly warn of inbound missile<
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By AUDREY McAVOY and JENNIFER KELLEHER<
HONOLULU (AP) - A push alert that warned of a ballistic missile heading straight for Hawaii and sent residents into a full-blown panic Saturday was issued by mistake, state emergency officials said.

 

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