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US Missile Defense Test Fails

The Pentagon says the military conducted an unsuccessful missile defense test over Hawaii on Wednesday.  Pentagon chief spokeswoman Dana White confirmed the test on Thursday. "It did not meet our objectives, but we learn something all the time from these tests, and we learned something from this one," White said. The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) said a Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IIA that was launched from a facility in Hawaii attempted to intercept an...

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