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JetBlue Experiences System Outage

Posted On March 30, 2015

(Boston, MA) -- Computer problems are slowing down JetBlue Airways. The airline confirmed a widespread system outage earlier this morning forcing crews to hand check in passengers. There have been long lines reported at a number of airports.

Target To Be Out Of Canada By Mid-April

Posted On March 29, 2015

(Minneapolis, MN) -- Target is leaving Canada even more quickly than expected. An update filed with the Canadian court monitoring the way Target is closing its stores says all 133 locations will be out of business by as early as mid-April. That's about a month ahead of schedule. The company is dealing with numerous creditors…

Coding Site Undergoes Cyber Attack, Blames China

Posted On March 29, 2015

(New York, NY) -- A social coding site that hosts content banned in China is still undergoing a cyber attack it blames on the communist country. GitHub says it has endured a flood of traffic from a Chinese search engine in an attack known as a denial-of-service. The U.S. site says it is now deflecting…

BMW Recalling Nearly 49,000 Motorcycles

Posted On March 29, 2015

(Undated) -- BMW is recalling nearly 49-thousand motorcycles due to a defective rear flange. The company says the flange can crack if the rear mounting bolts are over-tightened, causing the rear wheel to come loose. BMW will be notifying customers affected by the recall and dealers will replace the flange for free. The recall covers…

BlackBerry Reports Surprise Profit Amid Slumping Sales

Posted On March 27, 2015

(Undated) -- The fourth-quarter was surprisingly profitable for BlackBerry. The profit came about even as the embattled smartphone maker cut costs and raised the average price of its phones amid slumping sales. Sales fell short at 660-million dollars, a 32-percent drop from a year earlier. In the fourth quarter, the average price of a BlackBerry…