.Brooklyn, NY, USA
The outage was experienced by users in Brooklyn and surrounding areas (Photo Credit: Representational Image/ Unsplash)

  • The outage hampered services of Google, Zoom, Amazon, Slack among others
  • Verizon had informed users about the fiber cut
  • The outage is being investigated by the Federal Communications Commission 

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Mayorkas served as the deputy secretary of DHS in the Obama administration (Picture Credits: Twitter @AliMayorkas)

  • Mayorkas failed to address the incoming caravan of migrants from Honduras
  • Under the new administration, migrants will be allowed to apply for asylum in US 
  • The Cuban immigrant also reaffirmed that US will stop building the wall along the Mexican border