Chicago (IL) - TG Daily observed instances today of Google's News Service occasionally returning an error persisting for longer than the 30 second interval suggested in the message. The main page was affected, as was at least its Sci-Tech sub-page. We also noticed different fonts and sizes appeared at various times, indicating the CSS was corrupted or missing.
Google's press page did not indicate planned outages. The sporadic outages were observed over a period of several hours.