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Lava flow from Hawaii volcano could last for weeks — and paper masks won't keep you safe

Lava from the Kilauea volcano was burning through the rain forest Tuesday and is about two miles from pouring into the ocean, raising the likelihood the Big Island is about to get a little bigger from a flow that could persist for weeks — and could cause serious health problems.           GANNETT Syndication Service

Once the lava stops, rebuilding and futures uncertain in Hawaii – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.com Once the lava stops, rebuilding and futures uncertain in HawaiiNBCNews.com"Fingers crossed," said one woman who evacuated the lava zone, and hopes her home remains standing. by Phil Helsel and Erin Calabrese / May.12.2018 / 10:13 PM ET / Updated May.13.2018 / 1:03 PM ET. Image: Lava Flow. A lava flow moves along …Hawaii's Big Island(…)

Alert About Missile Bound for Hawaii Was Sent in Error, Officials Say – New York Times

New York Times Alert About Missile Bound for Hawaii Was Sent in Error, Officials SayNew York TimesAn early-morning emergency alert mistakenly warning of an incoming ballistic missile attack was dispatched to cellphones across Hawaii early Saturday morning, setting off widespread panic in a state that was already extremely anxious because of …Hawaii officials say 'NO(…)

Hawaii Sounds Cold War-Era Siren to Prepare Residents for Possible Nuclear Attack from North Korea

(HONOLULU) — A siren blared across Hawaii on Friday for the first time since the end of the Cold War in an effort to prepare tourists and residents for a possible nuclear attack from North Korea. The state is the first to bring back the Cold War-era warning system, Hawaii emergency management officials said. The(…)