BUSINESS
08/09/2010 01:47 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Cash-Strapped States Cut The Lights: Paul Krugman

The lights are going out all over America -- literally. Colorado Springs has made headlines with its desperate attempt to save money by turning off a third of its streetlights, but similar things are either happening or being contemplated across the nation, from Philadelphia to Fresno.

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