Power Blackout News
Thousands evacuate North Carolina's Outer Banks after power outage caused by construction company
A construction company accidentally drove a steel casing into an underground electric transmission cable, cutting off power to Ocracoke and Hatteras islands, officials said.
A power outage is proving to be a headache for vacationers on North Carolina's popular Outer Banks
Teachers have been ordered to get out or face legal action and ABC's aerial rash act brings us this story good morning to you aerial ruining a lot of vacationers certainly is John and Paula that outage prompting the governor of North Carolina to declare a state of emergency. Visitors on one island
What it's like to live in triple-digit heat
ABC News' Matt Gutman reports from Phoenix amid record-breaking temperatures.
Massive power outage causes crippling blackout in parts of San Francisco
Fire being blamed for knocking out power to 90,000 customers, window washers trapped on the side of a building and transit passengers left in the dark with no power on the train or in the station.
Hackers Caused Mass Blackout in Ukraine, US Officials Say
U.S. government cyber security experts officially declared that hackers are to blame for a power outage in Ukraine that affected nearly a quarter million people in the latest significant attack on vulnerable “critical infrastructure.” “Through interviews with impacted entities, the team learned
Cold Kills Rare White Bengal Cub in Power-Starved Crimean Zoo
A rare white Bengal tiger cub has died from the cold in Crimea , the victim of a power-blackout there that has been continuing for almost two weeks, according to Russian state news agency RIA Novosti. The month-and-a-half-old cub froze in the "Fairy Tale" zoo in Yalta, on Crimea’s southern coast,
Mysterious Power Outage Disrupts the Nation's Capital
Midday black out sweeps DC putting the secret service on alert, closing museums and causing state department meetings to be held under light from a cell phone.
Iran Nuke Talks: No Deal Yet; Defense Rests in Boston Bombing Trial; Power Blackout in Turkey
No deal yet in Iran nuclear talks; Boston Bombing Trial: Defense Rests, Dzhokar does not take the stand; Power blackout in Turkey leaves 3/4 of country in the dark.
Turkey Blackout : Massive Power Outage Plunges Country Into Darkness
A massive nationwide power outage has struck Turkey today, causing travel chaos in major cities and leaving roughly three-quarters of the country with limited electricity. The blackout -- the worst in Turkey for over a decade -- has affected around 40 provinces. In Istanbul traffic lights and much
Turkey Paralyzed by Nationwide Blackout
The Turkish prime minister says most likely cause of the power outage, which affected more than three quarters of the country, is problems with transmission lines.