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News.com.au
Emergency alerts examined after Hawaiia statement that the hearing by one of its subcommittees would discuss safety c
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
a statement that the hearing by one of its subcommittees would discuss safety communications and receive an update from the Federal Communications Commission "on its investigation into the recent false emergency alert event in Hawaii." Authorities... Read more
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The Columbian
State political leaders make moves to overturn FCC ruling on net neutralityWashington’s political leadership made moves Tuesday to overturn the Federal Co
The Columbian / Posted an hour ago
Washington’s political leadership made moves Tuesday to overturn the Federal Communications Commission decision that rescinds net neutrality regulations. First, Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed a petition to appeal the FCC’s decision. One hour... Read more
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The Hill
States sue FCC over net neutrality repeal | Senate Dems reach 50 votes on measure to override repeal | Dems press Apple on phone slowdowns, kids' health | New Android malware foundSTATES SUE FCC OVER NET NEUTRALITY REPEAL: Twenty-two state attorneys general h
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
STATES SUE FCC OVER NET NEUTRALITY REPEAL: Twenty-two state attorneys general have filed a lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over the agency's repeal of its net neutrality rules. ADVERTISEMENT The lawsuit was filed Tuesday... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Editorial: Hawaii’s texted death threat: It can happen here too.tweeted bigger nuclear button, has indicated he sees the text alert as a state
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
tweeted bigger nuclear button, has indicated he sees the text alert as a state of Hawaii issue. Trump aside, at least the Federal Communications Commission has promised a full investigation of what went wrong. While they’re at it, they should... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Hawaii’s texted death threat: It can happen here too.tweeted bigger nuclear button, has indicated he sees the text alert as a state
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
tweeted bigger nuclear button, has indicated he sees the text alert as a state of Hawaii issue. Trump aside, at least the Federal Communications Commission has promised a full investigation of what went wrong. While they’re at it, they should... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Wave of lawsuits filed to block net-neutrality repealFILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, Federal Communications Commission Cha
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 3 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai arrives for an FCC meeting on net neutrality, in Washington. A group of 22 state attorneys general has sued to block the Federal Communications Commission’s... Read more
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The Columbian
All Senate Democrats endorse resolution on net neutrality changeCommunications Inc. that control airwaves and lines into homes and businesses f
The Columbian / Posted 3 hours ago
Communications Inc. that control airwaves and lines into homes and businesses from blocking or slowing web traffic. The Federal Communications Commission — led by Republican Chairman Ajit Pai who was chosen by President Donald Trump — voted in... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Wave of lawsuits filed to block net-neutrality repealFILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, Federal Communications Commission Cha
Sioux City Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai arrives for an FCC meeting on net neutrality, in Washington. A group of 22 state attorneys general has sued to block the Federal Communications Commission’s... Read more
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New York Daily News
Wave of lawsuits filed to block net-neutrality repealFILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, Federal Communications Commission Cha
New York Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai arrives for an FCC meeting on net neutrality, in Washington. A group of 22 state attorneys general has sued to block the Federal Communications Commission’s... Read more
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International Business Times
Man said goodbye to children when he had a heart attack brought on by the shock of Hawaii's missile alert while the state's governor, David Ige appointed a military official to oversee
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
while the state's governor, David Ige appointed a military official to oversee a review of the process. The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) similarly announced an investigation into the incident on Saturday 13 January where... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania joins other states in suing to stop net neutrality rollbackof 21 states and the District of Columbia, was filed Tuesday in the U.S. Court
TribLIVE / Posted 3 hours ago
of 21 states and the District of Columbia, was filed Tuesday in the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington. “The vote by the Federal Communications Commission last month to gut net neutrality threatens to end the internet as we know it,” Pennsylvania... Read more
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The Hill
Dems claim 50 votes in Senate to block net neutrality repeal | Consumer bureau takes first step to revising payday lending rule | Trump wants to loosen rules on bank loans | Pentagon, FDA to speed up military drug approvalssee the odds of a government shutdown rising. Senate Democrats have put togeth
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
see the odds of a government shutdown rising. Senate Democrats have put together 50 votes for a measure meant to block the Federal Communications Commission's December decision to end net neutrality rules put in place by the Obama... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Wave of lawsuits filed to block net-neutrality repealFILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, Federal Communications Commission Cha
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai arrives for an FCC meeting on net neutrality, in Washington. A group of 22 state attorneys general has sued to block the Federal Communications Commission’s... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
KY AG Beshear takes legal action to stop net neutrality rollbackKentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear has taken legal action against the Feder
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 4 hours ago
Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear has taken legal action against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) concerning the rollback of net neutrality. Beshear and the coalition of state attorneys general today filed a petition for review in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Wave of lawsuits filed to block net-neutrality repealFILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, Federal Communications Commission Cha
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 hours ago
FILE - In this Dec. 14, 2017, file photo, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai arrives for an FCC meeting on net neutrality, in Washington. A group of 22 state attorneys general has sued to block the Federal Communications Commission’s... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
KY AG Beshear takes legal action to stop net neutrality rollbackKentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear has taken legal action against the Feder
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 hours ago
Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear has taken legal action against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) concerning the rollback of net neutrality. Beshear and the coalition of state attorneys general today filed a petition for review in... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
AG files lawsuit to stop rollback of net neutralityAttorney General Josh Shapiro and 22 Attorneys General filed a lawsuit to block
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 hours ago
Attorney General Josh Shapiro and 22 Attorneys General filed a lawsuit to block a rollback of net neutrality by the Federal Communications Commission. They filed a petition for review in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. Shapiro says... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hawaii-type false alarm unlikely in Pennsylvania, PEMA chief saysturnpike for hours. The Wireless Emergency Alerts system went online nationall
TribLIVE / Posted 5 hours ago
turnpike for hours. The Wireless Emergency Alerts system went online nationally in 2012. It is a collaboration between the Federal Communications Commission, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and wireless carries who volunteer to... Read more
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The Hill
States sue FCC over net neutrality repealTwenty-two attorneys general have filed a lawsuit against the Federal Communica
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
Twenty-two attorneys general have filed a lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over the agency's repeal of its net neutrality rules. "And every consumer has a right to access online content without interference or manipulation... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California joins lawsuit to restore net neutrality rulesCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra, 20 other states and the District of
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 hours ago
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, 20 other states and the District of Columbia on Tuesday sued the Federal Communications Commission to restore net neutrality rules. The lawsuit, filed in the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the... Read more
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Daily Mail
US lawmakers want AT&T to cut ties with Chinese phone maker Huaweithe congressional aides said. China Mobile applied for the license in 2011, an
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
the congressional aides said. China Mobile applied for the license in 2011, and the application is pending before the Federal Communications Commission. Huawei and Chinese telecom firms have long struggled to gain a toehold in the US market,... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Missile-Alert Error Reveals Uncertainty About How To Reactgovernment will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation i
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 11 hours ago
government will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation into what went wrong was underway at the Federal Communications Commission, which sets rules for wireless emergency alerts sent by local, state or federal officials... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Florida, feds face heavy Hurricane Irma tabruled 12 deaths to be homicides due to heat exposure. Power was knocked out to
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
ruled 12 deaths to be homicides due to heat exposure. Power was knocked out to more than 64 percent of the state. The Federal Communications Commission reported that on Sept. 12, 82 percent of the cell towers in Monroe County, 73 percent in... Read more
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The Hill
Just days after Hawaii incident, Japan issues false missile alertthe Hawaii Emergency Management Agency, told NBC News. He added that the worke
The Hill / Posted 12 hours ago
the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency, told NBC News. He added that the worker is "currently in a role that does not provide access to the warning system." The Federal Communications Commission has also launched an investigation into the incid... Read more
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Daily Mail
Japanese TV issues false North Korea missile alarmemergencies during the false alarm, Mayor Kirk Caldwell said. An investigation
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
emergencies during the false alarm, Mayor Kirk Caldwell said. An investigation into what went wrong is underway at the Federal Communications Commission, which sets rules for wireless emergency alerts sent by local, state or federal officials... Read more
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Daily Mail
Texts loved ones sent during Hawaii missile false alarminternal investigation of the blunder would be completed by week's end and that
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
internal investigation of the blunder would be completed by week's end and that the agency welcomed outside review by the Federal Communications Commission, which has jurisdiction over wireless U.S. alert systems. He also said that no further... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Missile-alert error reveals uncertainty about how to reactgovernment will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation i
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 hours ago
government will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation into what went wrong was underway at the Federal Communications Commission, which sets rules for wireless emergency alerts sent by local, state or federal officials... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Alert error raises questions in Hawaiigovernment will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation i
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
government will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation into what went wrong was underway at the Federal Communications Commission, which sets rules for wireless emergency alerts sent by local, state or federal officials... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. lawmakers urge AT&T to cut commercial ties with Huaweithe congressional aides said. China Mobile applied for the license in 2011, and
FOX Business / Posted 19 hours ago
the congressional aides said. China Mobile applied for the license in 2011, and the application is pending before the Federal Communications Commission. Huawei and Chinese telecom firms have long struggled to gain a toehold in the U.S.... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. lawmakers urge AT&T to cut commercial ties with Huaweithe congressional aides said. China Mobile applied for the license in 2011, and
FOX Business / Posted 19 hours ago
the congressional aides said. China Mobile applied for the license in 2011, and the application is pending before the Federal Communications Commission. Huawei and Chinese telecom firms have long struggled to gain a toehold in the U.S.... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Missile-alert mistake feeds skepticismduring the false alarm, Mayor Kirk Caldwell said. An investigation into what w
Rutland Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
during the false alarm, Mayor Kirk Caldwell said. An investigation into what went wrong was underway Sunday at the Federal Communications Commission. The Hawaiian government “did not have reasonable safeguards or process controls in place... Read more
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Western Advocate
'Helpless': Australians' 38 minutes of terror in Hawaiion Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
on Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong button" during a shift, CNN reported. The US Federal Communications Commission said it would launch a "full investigation" into the accidental alert. The incident took... Read more
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Irish Examiner
False alarm puts US national security issues in the firing linegovernment will “get involved,” but didn’t release details. An investigation i
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
government will “get involved,” but didn’t release details. An investigation into what went wrong is underway at the Federal Communications Commission, which sets rules for wireless emergency alerts sent by local, state or federal officials... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'Helpless': Australians' 38 minutes of terror in Hawaiion Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
on Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong button" during a shift, CNN reported. The US Federal Communications Commission said it would launch a "full investigation" into the accidental alert. The incident took... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Helpless': Australians' 38 minutes of terror in Hawaiion Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
on Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong button" during a shift, CNN reported. The US Federal Communications Commission said it would launch a "full investigation" into the accidental alert. The incident took... Read more
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CBS News
"I'm crying my eyes out": Family's reaction to false missile alertwhich came at 8:45 a.m. local time. Hawaii officials face widespread criticism
CBS News / Posted yesterday
which came at 8:45 a.m. local time. Hawaii officials face widespread criticism over that false alarm. The head of the Federal Communications Commission, which is investigating, called the error "absolutely unacceptable." It's a pretty small... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'Helpless': Australians' 38 minutes of terror in Hawaiion Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
on Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong button" during a shift, CNN reported. The US Federal Communications Commission said it would launch a "full investigation" into the accidental alert. The incident took... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'Helpless': Australians' 38 minutes of terror in Hawaiion Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
on Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong button" during a shift, CNN reported. The US Federal Communications Commission said it would launch a "full investigation" into the accidental alert. The incident took... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Missile-alert error reveals uncertainty about how to reactgovernment will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation i
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
government will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation into what went wrong was underway at the Federal Communications Commission, which sets rules for wireless emergency alerts sent by local, state or federal officials... Read more
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Manning River Times
'Helpless': Australians' 38 minutes of terror in Hawaiion Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
on Saturday someone at the state emergency management centre pushed the "wrong button" during a shift, CNN reported. The US Federal Communications Commission said it would launch a "full investigation" into the accidental alert. The incident took... Read more
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Boston Globe
Missile-alert error reveals uncertainty about how to reactgovernment will ‘‘get involved,’’ but didn’t release details. An investigation
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
government will ‘‘get involved,’’ but didn’t release details. An investigation into what went wrong was underway at the Federal Communications Commission, which sets rules for wireless emergency alerts sent by local, state, or federal officials... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Hawaii worker who pushed button reassigned after bungled missile alertTrump even weighed in, suggesting that federal officials will become more invol
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Trump even weighed in, suggesting that federal officials will become more involved in Hawaii's notification program. And Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai said his agency is investigating. "Based on the information we have... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussionsays what happened Saturday "was a state thing." He did not describe the level
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
says what happened Saturday "was a state thing." He did not describe the level of federal involvement he envisions, but the Federal Communications Commission has opened an investigation. Australian dictionary picks 'Milkshake duck' as word for... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Arizona police arrest 80-old man in armed bank robberysays what happened Saturday "was a state thing." He did not describe the level
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
says what happened Saturday "was a state thing." He did not describe the level of federal involvement he envisions, but the Federal Communications Commission has opened an investigation. Australian dictionary picks 'Milkshake duck' as word for... Read more
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Daily Record
Hawaii worker who pushed button reassigned after bungled missile alertTrump even weighed in, suggesting that federal officials will become more invol
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Trump even weighed in, suggesting that federal officials will become more involved in Hawaii's notification program. And Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai said his agency is investigating. "Based on the information we have... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Worker who hit false missile alert is reassignedsays what happened Saturday "was a state thing." He did not describe the level
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
says what happened Saturday "was a state thing." He did not describe the level of federal involvement he envisions, but the Federal Communications Commission has opened an investigation. Australian dictionary picks 'Milkshake duck' as word for... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Worker who hit false missile alert is reassignedalert was blasted out to cellphones across the islands with a warning to seek i
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted yesterday
alert was blasted out to cellphones across the islands with a warning to seek immediate shelter. The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission says it appears the Hawaii government didn't have reasonable safeguards in place that would... Read more
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Breitbart
Hawaii: Employee Who Sent False Missile Alarm ‘Temporarily Reassigned’the blunder would be completed by week’s end and that the Hawaii Emergency Mana
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
the blunder would be completed by week’s end and that the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency welcomed outside review by the Federal Communications Commission, which has jurisdiction over wireless U.S. alert systems. Rapoza also said that no further... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Missile-alert error reveals uncertainty about how to reactgovernment will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation i
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
government will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation into what went wrong was underway at the Federal Communications Commission, which sets rules for wireless emergency alerts sent by local, state or federal officials... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Missile-alert error reveals uncertainty about how to reactgovernment will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation i
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted yesterday
government will "get involved," but didn't release details. An investigation into what went wrong was underway at the Federal Communications Commission, which sets rules for wireless emergency alerts sent by local, state or federal officials... Read more
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