Missile alert mistakenly sent out in Hawaii
14 January 2018 | 6:30 am
An emergency message alerting Hawaiians of an incoming ballistic missile was sent out in error.
14 Jan 2018
U.S. military’s Pacific Command says ballistic missile warning sent in error to Hawaii.
4 May 2018
The Kilauea Volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island came to life on Thursday, belching ash into the sky and spewing fountains of lava in a residential area where people were ordered to leave their homes, officials said.
5 May 2018
Aerial footage shared by Hawaiian residents on social media showed smoke as the Kilauea volcano erupted in on the Pacific Island on Thursday (May 3).
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Early on Saturday (August 25) Tropical Storm Lane remained south of Hawaii and was moving slowly north-northwest through the Pacific Ocean, its outer rain bands producing severe flooding across parts of the islands.
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Winter storms in the US have been felt in Hawaii, with snow falling in some areas. A viral "boiling water challenge" where people throw boiling water into the icy air has caused several hospitalizations in the US.
6 Jul 2019
A skydiving plane in Hawaii has crashed, killing all 11 employees and customers on board. The twin-engine craft was built in the 1960s.
8 Dec 2019
Tehran said in a letter to the UN that it was "determined to resolutely continue" enriching uranium. This came following an EU letter rebuking the government and a Russian firm suspending cooperation.
28 Dec 2019
The chopper failed to return from a tour off the Hawaiian island of Kauai and no electronic signals have been picked up. The weather conditions in the area were said to be "challenging."
22 Dec 2020
Lava pours into a lake in a crater of Kilauea as the volcano on Hawaii's Big Island erupts. Kilauea, a popular tourist attraction, is one of the world's most active volcanoes and has been erupting regularly since the 1950s.
16 Sep 2021
South Korea's ministry of defence releases footage of a successful a submarine ballistic missile launch, making the country the seventh in the world with the advanced technology and raising the prospect of a regional arms race. The test, supervised by President Moon Jae-in, comes hours after nuclear-armed North Korea fired two ballistic missiles into the sea, according to the South's military, and as China's foreign minister visited Seoul.
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Scientists said the eruption was contained within the national park and would not pose a threat to residents nearby. Park authorities said they expected a surge of visitors, urging them to adhere to COVID-19 measures.
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