Facebook works to restore access after Thanksgiving Day outage

Business / Tech Nov 29, 2019

Facebook works to restore access after Thanksgiving Day outage

Facebook Inc. said it was working to restore access on Thursday to its users after issues with its central software systems triggered an outage in its family of apps, including Instagram, on the busy Thanksgiving Day holiday. "We quickly investigated, started restoring access, and we're ...

Winter storm threatens to snarl Thanksgiving travel plans

World Nov 28, 2019

Winter storm threatens to snarl Thanksgiving travel plans

A day after bringing havoc to the Rocky Mountains, a powerful winter storm rolled across the Midwest on Wednesday, threatening to scramble Thanksgiving plans for millions of people during one of the busiest travel weeks of the year. The storm, which was blamed for one ...

Emperor hosts Daikyo-no-Gi grand banquet at Imperial Palace

National Nov 16, 2019

Emperor hosts Daikyo-no-Gi grand banquet at Imperial Palace

The first round of Daikyo-no-Gi grand banquets for Emperor Naruhito and guests who attended the Daijosai grand thanksgiving ceremony took place at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo on Saturday. The day's banquet, held after Daijosai was performed by the emperor from Thursday evening to early ...