Eighty-eight military members will make up the unit, likely to be called the 293rd Space Control Squadron, said Brig. Gen. Ryan Okahara, commander of the Hawaii Air Guard.
An active duty U.S. sailor whose submarine was docked at Pearl Harbor opened fire on three civilian employees Wednesday, killing two and then taking his own life.
Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, systems are already in Guam and South Korea and are capable of intercepting ballistic missiles.
Hawaii's false missile alert mistake on Jan. 13 has shined a bright spotlight on the different ways such alerts are handled on a state level.
The days of "duck and cover" drills for schoolchildren are long gone, and preparing for a nuclear attack isn't something most people are familiar with.
A blunder that caused more than a million people in Hawaii to fear that they were about to be struck by a nuclear missile fed skepticism Sunday about the government's ability to keep them informed in a real emergency.
A federal grand jury in Hawaii indicted a U.S. soldier Friday for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group.
Hawaii residents will soon hear an air raid warning siren test – a wailing alert that potentially would be used to warn of a North Korean missile attack.
In another setback for President Donald Trump, a federal judge in Hawaii has further weakened his already diluted travel ban by vastly expanding the list of family relationships with U.S. citizens that visa applicants can use to get into the U.S.
To Counter North Korea, Admiral Says The US Should Consider Adding Ballistic Missile Interceptors In Hawaii
The top U.S. military officer in the Pacific said Wednesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is "clearly in a position to threaten Hawaii today."