Monday’s storms hammered the Midwest from Iowa to Ohio with straight-line winds from 80 to 100 miles per hour.
State of Illinois technicians were trying to figure out what caused all state government computers to lose email and Internet capabilities for almost three hours Tuesday morning.
Trading on the biggest exchange for financial options resumed Thursday following an outage caused by software problems.
Millions of BlackBerry users are having a technological meltdown, as a three-day network outage has spread to North America — affecting text messaging, email and Internet access from mobile phones. But the outage might actually be a good thing.
If some of your food spoiled when your house lost electricity this week, ComEd says it’s not responsible for replacing it.
Monday’s ferocious storm resulted in one of the biggest power outages in history for ComEd.
Many Southwest Airline customers experienced delays after a telecommunications outage halted some air travel Tuesday night.
Comcast says it has no plans to refund customers en masse for one of the Chicago area’s biggest ever high-speed Internet outages.