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California Braces For Wildfires With Forced Power Outages
About 60,000 people in Northern California have been without power since Sunday night.
Power Was Finally Restored To Almost All Of Puerto Rico. Then Another Outage Struck.
The island's electric provider said Monday that only 25 customers remained without power.
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Damn You, Autocorrect! 'Baboon' Knocks Out Phoenix Power Grid
"Those crazy Arizona baboons..."
Roller Coaster Riders Stuck In 90-Degree Heat During Power Outage At Theme Park
The outage at Cedar Point was caused by a traffic accident.
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Power Outage Triggers 'Extreme Zombie Activity' Alert In Florida City
They have a warning prepped for this?
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Puerto Rico Hit By Islandwide Blackout
This is the second time in less than a week that a major power outage has affected the U.S. territory.
HOME & LIVING
Of Mice and Mylar
Editor, Seaside Signal and Cannon Beach; South County reporter...
Last Sunday, we saw the first of the elk entering our property.
Powerless at Dulles Airport
Ultimately, many questions and other things on this frustrating day had to be dealt with the old-fashioned way. Instead of
Scattered Power Outages Affect White House, Capitol, State Department
By Reuters, Reuters
WASHINGTON, April 7 (Reuters) - Scattered outages in the U.S. capital on Tuesday cut power to several government buildings
FOOD & DRINK
Everything You Need To Know About Cooking During A Storm
When the power goes out, here's what to do.
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Widespread Power Outage Strikes Detroit
Massive Michigan Power Outage Reveals Some People's Dark Side
Author, Reviewer, Blogger
In case you missed it somehow, half a million people in Michigan lost power this past week after a horrendous ice storm. Not only was it the Christmas season, but this was after 300,000 had lost power less than two months ago in another storm.
The Nation's Electric Grid: Looking Back at 2003 and How Far We've Come
Assistant Secretary, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of...
We are a nation with a history of looking at what needs to be done, learning from our experiences, and then taking action. We must -- and we will -- continue doing what needs to be done so that our nation is prepared to meet these evolving challenges.
The 2003 Northeast Blackout, 10 Years Later (PHOTOS)
A decade ago today, more than 50 million people lost power during the great Northeast Blackout of 2003. An aging electrical
Life Without TV?
Founder, EqualShot; Faculty, Columbia University
As the long hours slipped by, something hopeful started to happen -- the urge for community began to overtake the feelings of despair. Neighbors in our apartment building propped open their doors and met in the pitch-black hallway. The kids entertained themselves.
Stages of Grief: Storm Edition
Lisa Endlich Heffernan
Author, Grown and Flown
We now recognize obsession as one of the classic and final stages of grief (storm-wise) as we try to will the Con Edison trucks to head to our neighborhoods.
Does FEMA Have a Fatal Internet Fixation?
Ex-Army LGBT Rights Activist living in New York City for the l...
While it is true that the Internet is an important and vital tool when it comes to information distribution -- it should also be noted that it can prove problematic for the public to gain access when the power is off.
HOME & LIVING
10 Life Lessons I Learned From Hurricane Sandy
On Assignment For HuffPost
There's only a fine line separating us from the 1920s, and that's our power grid.
Hurricane Sandy Power Outages: Why It Takes Con Edison Days To Get The Lights Back On
Crashing at friend’s houses, blessing our gas stoves and plugging into trees, New Yorkers are all wondering -- why does it
Hurricane Sandy Power Outage Map: Millions Without Electricity On East Coast (INFOGRAPHIC)
Visit our Live Blog for continuous updates on Hurricane Sandy. [Infographic of East Coast power outages below.] Use common
Power Outage Food Safety: What To Toss And What To Keep
Not sure what to chuck? Check here.
Family Storm Preparation: Surviving a Power Outage
Kathy Carter Woods
Crafter, Creater, Wife, Mother, Blogger
Some of these tips saved time and money. Others saved my sanity. So after you've gathered the canned foods, batteries and water, consider these.
Hurricane Sandy Power Outages Could Reach 10 Million, Utilities Brace With Reinforcements
Tom Zeller Jr.
Con Edison of New York said over the weekend that it was expecting damages to electrical equipment both above and, due to
LOOK: Photos Of India's Massive Blackout
Lisa K. Friedman
Writer; Essayist; Author, 'Capital Baby,' 'Cruise to Retributi...
It took a while to relax into powerless living. At the start, we wandered like zombies from The Walking Dead, aimless and without energy. What can we do without electricity?
TV & FILM
'Deadliest Catch': Unexpected Blackout Leaves The Wizard Adrift In A Sea Of Ice (VIDEO)
Training and experience are a fisherman's best friend on the treacherous waters worked on "Deadliest Catch" (Tue., 9 p.m
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