Masked Man Causes Panic At Houston Mall After Saying He Would Kill Himself, Throwing Object On GroundHundreds of people rushed out of a Houston mall on Sunday after a masked man jumped on a food court table and said he would kill himself before throwing down an unknown object covered in toilet paper.
Police: Fight At Dallas Event Led To Mass Panic About Shots Being Fired; No InjuriesA fight at a local event in downtown Dallas led to a panic about shots being fired Saturday evening, police say. There were no actual shots fired and no injuries.
Lawmakers Ask If States Or Feds Should Handle Missile AlertsThe confusion — and panic — have raised questions about whether any state should be solely responsible for notifying the public of such an event — especially as Washington and North Korea trade insults and threats.
Hawaii Officials Mistakenly Warn Of Inbound MissileA push alert that warned of ballistic missile heading straight for Hawaii and sent residents into a full-blown panic Saturday was a mistake, state emergency officials said.