News with Ed -- January 15, 2018

Hawaii false alert is music to Kim Jong-un’s ears – fmr US diplomat
The false missile alert in Hawaii comes after changes were made in the Civil Defense notification system during November 2017. RT America’s Ed Schultz is joined by Jim Jatras, former US diplomat, for more.
There have been numerous racist presidents – civil rights attorney
President Trump is on the defensive over allegations of racism, as the nation celebrates and remembers the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. For more on this, we go to our political panel: civil rights attorney Robert Patillo and conservative talk radio host Jenna Ellis.

Vending machines for the homeless
Action Hunger, a UK homeless advocacy group, has debuted a special vending machine with things like blankets and bottled water, to alleviate problems of homelessness. It is accessible three times per day with a special keycard. Similar organizations in the US are considering bringing the machines to this side of the pond, depending on their success. RT America’s Trinity Chavez reports.