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Kim's Opinion: When text and email alerts go wrong

We have become accustomed to the mass texts and emails, to the reply-all button and group chat. But we have also recently seen the...
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Government emergency alert system scams are spreading across the country

The postponed Presidential Alert test is coming to your phone this Wednesday. And scams and phishing attempts are likely to follow. Find out what...
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How will you be notified if North Korea strikes?

For the first time since the Cold War, Hawaii is testing its warning sirens in case of a North Korean attack. But if you...
Tips December 6, 2017