• UPS, Amazon, dozens of major websites taken down in internet outage

    3 days ago - By WGN TV

    CHICAGO - Dozens of high-traffic major websites including FedEx, HBO Max and Amazon were all reportedly down Thursday morning.
    At least 44 sites were experiencing significant issues as of 11:30 a.m. CT Thursday, according to DownDetector. As of 11:45 a.m. CT., many of the impacted websites were beginning to come back online.
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    The companies impacted ranged from financial, entertainment, travel, retail and basic web functionality like Amazon Web Services.
    The direct cause for the outage remains unknown, however, Akamai...
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