Stories tagged: alert
Tue., July 3, 2018
Authorities have raised the alert level for Mount Agung in Karangasem regency, Bali, to Siaga (watch) status, or Level III of the four-tiered Indonesia volcano alert system, after it erupted …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018
A former Hawaii state worker who sent a false missile alert last month said Friday he’s devastated about causing panic but was “100 percent sure” at the time that the …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018
Hawaii emergency management officials knew for years that an employee had problems performing his job. Then, he sent a false alert warning of an imminent missile attack earlier this month.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018
The Philippines’ most active volcano has exploded thunderously and authorities warn a hazardous eruption is possible within days.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 14, 2018
The second recent blunder in Hawaii’s planning for a possible North Korean nuclear attack left islanders shaken after an emergency alert warning of an imminent strike sounded on hundreds of …
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017
Indonesian authorities have raised the alert level for the Mount Agung volcano on the tourist island of Bali to the highest level, and more than 11,000 villagers have left their …
Wed., Aug. 3, 2016
BEIRUT – The United Nations Children’s Fund said Wednesday it is “extremely” concerned for the safety and well-being of children caught up in the violence engulfing the northern Syrian city …
Fri., Aug. 16, 2013
A man suspected of robbing three banks in the last week is considered a serious threat to the community.