Power Blackout News
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.
Venezuela to Cut Electricity for 4 Hours Daily Amid Crisis
Venezuela's government says it will turn off electricity nationwide for four hours each day, formalizing the blackouts that people have already been experiencing during a worsening energy crisis
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,
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.
Power Outage During Final Moments of 'The Interview' Startles Audience
Everyone knew what was coming -- the controversial death scene in the movie about a fictitious assassination plot against North Korean leader Kim Jong-un -- but then the lights cut out. One packed movie theater was left bewildered when a sudden power outage struck 1,300 customers in Clifton, New
California Braces for Mudslides From 'Pineapple Express' Storm
Thousands of electric customers were without power along the West Coast overnight, with mudslides expected in fire-damaged areas because of the “pineapple express” storm that hammered the coast from California to Washington. The storm was pushing southward, with rain and heavy winds reported in