September 11, 2001

Terrorist attacks tax phone networks

Author: JT Smith

Representatives from major local phone companies and wireless carriers said early indications
show little physical damage to their networks, but a crushing volume of phone calls has blocked
hundreds of thousands of callers from connecting with family, friends and coworkers. Most of the
major phone companies have requested that people refrain from flooding their networks with calls. Full story at CNET News.com.

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