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Delta computer outage included 'small fire' at data center

Delta computer outage included 'small fire' at data center

As of 12:30 p.m. EDT, Delta said it had canceled 278 flights on the day, adding to the more than 1,600 cancellations since Monday. The airline said it has also used its Delta Private Jets subsidiary to get 40 customers from Atlanta to their destinations.


Tesla loss grows as it falls short of sales goals

Tesla loss grows as it falls short of sales goals

Electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors Inc. ended its turbulent second quarter with a larger-than-expected loss but said it remains on track to increase production in the second half of this year and introduce a new auto in 2017. Baird Equity Research still has faith in Tesla's technology and innovation. Revenues meanwhile climbed by around a third to $1.3 billion, as Tesla ramped up production but missed its target of 17,000 vehicles by around 2,600 units.



Medal rush continues as diving duo make history with gold

BURGHFIELD's Chris Mears and his partner Jack Laugher have this evening won Great Britain's first ever Olympic gold at diving. Laugher and Mears were always considered to be in contention having won bronze at the most recent world championships, however they had hardly dared to believe they could win the event.



Delta says 90 more flight cancellations; others predict more

By early afternoon, Delta said it had canceled about 530 flights as i. The problems began at 5:05 a.m. ET on August 8 when Delta computer systems were affected by the Atlanta power outage , according to a post on a Delta news Website . In a statement , Georgia Power said the company experienced an "equipment failure" that caused the outage. Where available, customers are being provided hotel rooms and other accommodations if a cancellation requires an overnight stay.



In reversal, Donald Trump finally endorses Speaker Paul Ryan

John McCain and Kelly Ayotte - after initially declining to do so and in the case of McCain, assailing him repeatedly. "I love babies", he told the crowd. "Very important, we'll work together". "I am just going to rise above this stuff", he said. The primary election for Ayotte, 48, who is in her first term, is in September.