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Huddled in fear in Hawaii during the missile scare

It was a beautiful morning, like most, on the island of Oahu: 79 degrees with a big, bright sun. I was at a marina with my family on Kaneohe Bay, blowing the last bits of air into an orange inflatable raft, when the alert came. All caps: "BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND ... NOT A DRILL."

UN imposes new sanctions on North Korea

The United Nations Security Council imposed new sanctions on North Korea Friday in response to the country's latest ballistic missile test, reports The Associated Press.