Hawaii to blame for false alarm, FCC chief suggests
One year ago - By Politico
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on Sunday suggested Hawaii's government leaders are partly to blame for the false emergency alert broadcast and sent to mobile phones Saturday warning about a ballistic missile approaching. “Based on the information we have collected so far, it appears that the government of Hawaii did not have reasonable safeguards or process controls in place to prevent the transmission of a false alert,” Pai said today in a statement. The commission announced Saturday it would launch a full investigation, which the agency chairman today said “is well underway” while referring to...
Read more ...
Search by Tags
The headlines of News BreaK
These are some of the biggest MLK Day celebrations across the country
From Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthplace to the nation's capital, Americans of all backgrounds are honoring the legacy of the slain civil rights leader Monday.
Officer ran over pair lying in road to watch lunar eclipse, says police
The police officer's vehicle, a Ford Explorer, was traveling about 5 mph.
Eye doctors offering free exams to NFL refs after Saints loss
"We would hate for someone else to feel our pain,"
Sen. Kamala Harris Announces 2020 Presidential Candidacy
The California Democrat's career as a prosecutor, as well as economic and racial equality, are the focus of her campaign. Harris is the third senator to announce a presidential...
Real estate agent shot dead while trying to evict tenants
A Utah real estate agent was allegedly gunned down by tenants he was trying to evict - and his body was found inside a crawl space in the apartment, according to a report...
Trump tweets MLK Day tribute in wake of criticism
Hours after he was blasted for not holding an event honoring Martin Luther King Jr. at the White House, President Trump tweeted about the civil rights leader. “Today we...
Kamala Harris jumps into presidential race
Sen. Kamala Harris is running for president in 2020
Kamala Harris makes stop at Penn Station after announcing presidential bid
Sen. Kamala Harris stopped by Penn Station to nosh on a breakfast sandwich after announcing that she was running for president in 2020. The California Democrat posed with an...
12-year-old girl dies when snow fort collapses on her
The girl's family was attending a church service and she had gone outside to play.
NFL Playoffs 2019: Pass-interference calls could become reviewable after...
The NFL is considering making pass-interference calls reviewable after referees missed a blatant call during the NFC championship game.