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The nation’s consumer cell phones, virtually all of them, will buzz at roughly 2:18 p.m. EDT with a “Presidential Alert,” but please don’t panic or stop your business meeting. It’s just a test.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency will conduct the first test of the Wireless Emergency Alert system at 2:18, followed by a test of the Emergency Alert System, to radios and televisions, at 2:20 p.m.
FEMA, a division of the Department of Homeland Security, will send the cell phone message…
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'Presidential Alert' will be sent to virtually all U.S. cell phones Wednesday. It's just a test.