Possible Cause Revealed for Nationwide Mobile Phone Outage

Early Thursday, a significant mobile phone service disruption impacted users across the United States, even hindering some police departments from receiving 911 calls. AT&T appeared to be the most affected, with nearly 32,000 reported issues around 4:30 a.m., as per data from DownDetector, a platform that monitors outages by gathering status reports from various sources, including user-submitted errors. T-Mobile and Verizon also experienced over 800 service disruptions, although a Verizon representative attributed this to users …

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104-Year-Old Skydiver Dies Days After Record-Breaking Jump

Dorothy Hoffner, a 104-year-old resident of Chicago, known for her adventurous spirit and recent skydiving accomplishment, passed away this week. Hoffner, who could potentially be recognized by Guinness World Records as the oldest person to skydive, was found deceased at her senior living community, Brookdale Lake View, on Monday. Hoffner, fondly referred to as “Grandma” by her close friend and nurse, Joe Conant, was a lively and energetic woman. Conant, who got acquainted with Hoffner …

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