Nasdaq Breaks Down for 2nd Day, Disrupts Trading

New York, June 29 (Bloomberg) -- The Nasdaq Stock Market broke down for a
second straight day, disrupting traders for about 90 minutes this afternoon
on one of the busiest days of the year. The No. 2 U.S. stock exchange
cancelled its aftermarket session.

Complete story here:

NASDAQ is blaming this on a worldcom employee performing a "diagnostic
routine". Bets on someone crashing the ring they're on? :slight_smile:


I'll bet there's a couple of techs on the job market now. Who's hiring?

Well, Wcom/MFS has been upgrading every single Fujitsu SONET mux in NJ/NY
for the last few weeks.

But, I thought they were doing it at night..