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Target cash registers fail nationwide, including in Baltimore - where some shoppers shrug

1 month ago   |   By Baltimore Sun

Cash registers weren't functioning at Target stores across the country on Saturday - including at the store in the Canton Crossing shopping center in Southeast Baltimore. Store manager William Byrd said most of the store's cash registers shut down about 1:20 p.m., briefly began working again and...
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Target cash registers across the US are crashing, creating massive lines of frustrated customers in 'The Great Target Outage of 2019'

Target cash registers across the US are crashing, creating massive lines of frustrated customers in 'The Great Target Outage of 2019'

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Target cash registers across the US crashed on Saturday afternoon, creating long lines and crowds of frustrated customers unable to check out from stores.
The incident was dubbed "The Great Target Outage of '19" on social media, with many comparing Target's struggles to the disastrous Fyre Festival.
"We're aware that guests are currently unable to make purchases at Target stores," Target tweeted at 3:08 p.m. ET. "Our teams are troubleshooting now and we apologize for the inconvenience. We will provide an update as soon as possible."
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Cash registers fail at Target stores across the country on Saturday

1 month ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Cash registers at Target stores across the country shut down on Saturday, frustrating shoppers with full carts and sending them to social media to vent frustrations. As of 2:30 CDT, service had not been restored and shoppers were unable to purchase goods at the mega-retailer. Target acknowledged...
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Macy's says it will pull 'mom jeans' plates from stores after furious...

Macy's says it will pull 'mom jeans' plates from stores after furious customers accuse them of 'fat shaming'

Macy's said it will pull a set of plates from its stores after a consumer complained about them on Twitter. The plates, which have painted circles outlining the words skinny... Read more ...

Apple is reportedly in talks to buy Intel's smartphone-modem chip business...

Apple is reportedly in talks to buy Intel's smartphone-modem chip business for $1 billion

Apple is in talks to buy Intel's smartphone-modem business in a deal valued at $1 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal. The two companies had reported discussed a deal... Read more ...

Trump said India asked him to help mediate the Kashmir conflict with...

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The Indian government on Monday rejected President Donald Trump's claim that Prime Minister Narenda Modi had asked the president if he would like to help mediate a historic... Read more ...

13 products that celebrate NASA and the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11...

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The 50th anniversary of NASA's historic Apollo 11 mission took place on July 20, 2019. The event stoked our collective imagination about the worlds that lie beyond our own... Read more ...

Trump says he could win the war in Afghanistan 'in a week,' but he doesn't...

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This is why hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans are taking to the streets...

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Boeing's credit outlook was just cut to 'negative' by a ratings agency...

Boeing's credit outlook was just cut to 'negative' by a ratings agency, which cited the 737 Max crisis

Fitch Ratings downgraded its outlook for Boeing to "negative" from "stable" amid continued problems surrounding the still-grounded 737 Max aircraft. The ratings agency said the... Read more ...

Equifax To Pay Up To $700 Million In Data Breach Settlement

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The credit reporting agency will pay up to $700 million in fines and monetary relief to consumers over a massive 2017 data breach that affected more than 148 million people. Read more ...

Anna Wintour subtly shaded Melania Trump's fashion sense by lauding Michelle...

Anna Wintour subtly shaded Melania Trump's fashion sense by lauding Michelle Obama's style

Anna Wintour refused to talk about first lady Melania Trump's fashion sense during a talk on "The Economist Asks" podcast Sunday. She pivoted to talking about former first lady... Read more ...

Democrats want Robert Mueller's blockbuster congressional testimony to make...

Democrats want Robert Mueller's blockbuster congressional testimony to make the public aware of what's in his report, which most people still haven't read

The former special counsel Robert Mueller is testifying before two House committees on Wednesday about the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Mueller... Read more ...