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October 29, 2019 - 7:25 am
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Millions of Californians prepared to be in the dark — some for five days, or longer — as the nation's largest utility said it was switching off power again Tuesday to prevent powerful winds from damaging its equipment and sparking more fires. Pacific Gas & Electric...
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Rebekah Sager
July 15, 2019 - 8:27 am
NEW YORK — A power outage may have crippled Manhattan Sunday evening, but it didn't break the spirit of New Yorkers, and visiting tourists. As Broadways audiences and concert-goers spilled into the streets, spontaneous eruptions of improvisational performances could be seen and heard around the...
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July 13, 2019 - 4:35 pm
NEW YORK ( 1010 WINS ) – A massive power outage hit Manhattan on Saturday evening, plunging tens of thousands of people into darkness, with outages reported across a more than 30-block radius for about five hours—42 years to the day after the historic 1977 blackout. Power has been restored after...
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June 17, 2019 - 7:06 am
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — As lights turned back on across Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after a massive blackout that hit tens of millions people, authorities were still largely in the dark about what caused the collapse of the interconnected grid and were tallying the damage from the unforeseen...
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