Power Outages

A windmill tumbles down at Hokudan Earthquake Memorial Park after Typhoon Cimarron hit Awaji, Hyogo prefecture, western Japan, Friday, Aug. 24, 2018. Typhoon Cimarron was back at sea and heading for northern Japan after crossing a swath of the western part of the country overnight, bringing heavy rain and high winds. (Kyodo News via AP)
August 24, 2018 - 2:45 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A weakening typhoon is brushing by metropolitan Seoul after battering southern South Korea with heavy rain and high winds, leaving one person missing and a slew of damaged buildings, cancelled flights and power outages. Japan's weather agency downgraded a separate storm...
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August 07, 2018 - 5:47 am
Parts of Metro Detroit are still waiting to see power restored after storms caused outages and damaged trees.
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July 30, 2018 - 11:42 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A power outage at Dodger Stadium on Monday shut down the stadium lights and caused a 23-minute delay before the second inning of a game between the Milwaukee Brewers and Los Angeles Dodgers. The Dodgers said the official cause of the outage was "a disruption in the city's power...
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July 29, 2018 - 11:45 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Power has been restored at New York City housing development where nearly four dozen buildings lost electricity service for a few hours. The Fire Department of New York says crews were sent to Spring Creek Towers, formerly Starrett City, in Brooklyn's East New York section around 5...
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FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2017 file photo, electricity poles and lines lie toppled on the road after Hurricane Maria hit the eastern region of the island, in Humacao, Puerto Rico. Ten months after Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico’s electric grid, the local agency responsible for rebuilding it is in chaos and more than $1 billion in federal funds meant to strengthen the rickety grid is going unspent, according to contractors and U.S. officials who say they’re eager to make progress before the next hurricane. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File)
July 19, 2018 - 2:53 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Ten months after Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico's electric grid, the local agency responsible for rebuilding it is in chaos and more than $1 billion in federal funds meant to strengthen the rickety system has gone unspent, according to contractors and U.S...
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July 17, 2018 - 1:09 pm
DTE said most power should be restored by the end of the day.
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May 06, 2018 - 4:11 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - About 75,000 DTE customers woke Sunday morning to sun but no power -- that's changing quickly according to the utility. As of Sunday afternoon DTE Energy reporting that they've restored power to roughly 255,000 customers -- leaving about 45,000 still waiting to get back on the grid...
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April 15, 2018 - 8:15 pm
DETROIT (WWJ) - An ice storm that hit metro Detroit is causing major power problems Sunday. It's an odd time of year for a freezing rain storm - but that's exactly what we're dealing with mid-April. The immediate effects include power outages, flooding and fallen power lines. About 280,000 people...
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