When an Illinois grandmother bet a quarter in an Iowa slot machine in 2011, she thought she’d hit it big. The screen said: “Bonus Award – $41797550.16.” But state officials later concluded the award was a computer glitch, and the Iowa Supreme Court ruled McKee didn’t hit any jackpot — no matter what the screen told her.
Business was back to normal at Illinois driver’s license facilities on Thursday, a day after a computer glitch shut down offices statewide.
An oversight in Kane County has come back to haunt hundreds of drivers who thought they had paid their debts — and fines — to society. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
United Airlines’ reservation computers are functioning again, and service is back to normal at O’Hare International Airport, following a three-hour, worldwide reservations computer outage that created chaos for passengers.
A computer glitch forced some Metra users to scrounge around for cash this morning in order to buy a ticket.