Fire’s effects ripple onto the Net

A fire sparked by a train derailment in a tunnel in downtown Baltimore raged for a second day Thursday, and its impact rippled onto the Internet. The fire, which has caused power outages in the area, has also brought segments of WorldCom’s UUNet Internet network to a grinding halt, affecting customers along the Eastern corridor — which finally explains why so many sites were down last week

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