Service outages

A home missing it's roof and trees that have been stripped bare are seen along State Highway 80 in Fruitvale, Texas, after a tornado swept through late Saturday, April 29, 2017. Fruitvale is north of Canton. Fatalities have been reported and dozens of people were taken to hospitals after a tornado hit the small city of Canton in East Texas, authorities said. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
April 30, 2017 - 12:58 pm
CANTON, Texas (AP) — Severe storms including tornadoes swept through several small towns in East Texas, killing at least four people and injuring dozens more, and leaving a trail of overturned vehicles, mangled trees and damaged homes, authorities said Sunday. The storms in Texas were among several...
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April 24, 2017 - 7:34 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Heavy rains moving across South Carolina have left street flooding and scattered power outages. Duke Energy reported more than 2,500 customers without electricity Monday morning. Most of those were in Greenville County. South Carolina Electric and Gas Co. reported about 200...
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People wait outside a financial district building to return to their offices after a power outage Friday, April 21, 2017, in San Francisco. A power outage struck a wide area of San Francisco on Friday, blacking out about 90,000 utility customers, trapping people in stuck elevators, snarling traffic as intersection signals went dark and forcing shops and restaurants to close. Pacific Gas & Electric crews were assessing the problem and there was no immediate estimate for restoration of electricity. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
April 21, 2017 - 8:40 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco power outage that stranded people in elevators and left tens of thousands of others in the dark Friday was caused by the massive failure of a circuit breaker that sparked a fire at a power substation, a utility company spokesman said. Pacific Gas & Electric...
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The Montgomery Bay Area Rapid Transit station is dark following a power outage Friday, April 21, 2017, in San Francisco. A wide area of San Francisco has been hit by a power outage. The blackout hit at midmorning Friday in the Financial District and other areas. (AP Photo/Jocelyn Gecker)
April 21, 2017 - 2:14 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A power outage struck a wide area of San Francisco on Friday, blacking out about 90,000 utility customers, snarling traffic as intersection signals went dark and stopping the famed cable cars for a time. Pacific Gas & Electric crews were assessing the problem and there was...
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Lightning runs through cloud over Blount Cultural Park in Montgomery, Ala., Wednesday, April 5, 2017, as a thunderstorm moves through southern Montgomery County. A powerful tornado toppled trees and downed power lines in rural Georgia and similar scenes played out in spots around Alabama and South Carolina amid drenching rain, high winds and scattered hail - some as big as baseballs. (Albert Cesare/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)
April 06, 2017 - 8:42 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Another line of severe storms rolled through the Carolinas early Thursday, a day after severe weather that produced hail and heavy rains in some places. The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for much of central and eastern North Carolina, in effect until 1 p.m...
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Lightning runs through cloud over Blount Cultural Park in Montgomery, Ala., Wednesday, April 5, 2017, as a thunderstorm moves through southern Montgomery County. A powerful tornado toppled trees and downed power lines in rural Georgia and similar scenes played out in spots around Alabama and South Carolina amid drenching rain, high winds and scattered hail - some as big as baseballs. (Albert Cesare/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)
April 06, 2017 - 5:38 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Another line of severe storms rolled through the Carolinas early Thursday, a day after severe weather that produced snow, hail and heavy rains in some places. A severe thunderstorm watch remained in effect for many counties in central South Carolina, and high wind warnings...
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Lightning runs through cloud over Blount Cultural Park in Montgomery, Ala., Wednesday, April 5, 2017, as a thunderstorm moves through southern Montgomery County. A powerful tornado toppled trees and downed power lines in rural Georgia and similar scenes played out in spots around Alabama and South Carolina amid drenching rain, high winds and scattered hail - some as big as baseballs. (Albert Cesare/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)
April 06, 2017 - 3:37 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Forecasters at the National Weather Service warned residents of the Carolinas to keep weather radios and cell phones handy as a second round of severe weather threatened to interrupt their sleep in the early hours Thursday. The weather service said the devices would be needed...
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A pontoon boat sits in the front yard of a home in the Screamer community of Henry County, Ala., after a suspected tornado touched down in the county Wednesday, April 5, 2017. National Weather Service meteorologist Mark Wool said a suspected tornado touched down Wednesday in Henry County, Alabama, before crossing into Georgia. (Michele W. Forehand/Dothan Eagle via AP)
April 05, 2017 - 7:52 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Severe storms raking the Southeast unleashed one large tornado and more than a half dozen apparent twisters Wednesday, toppling trees, roughing up South Carolina's 'peach capital' and raining out golfers warming up for the Masters. A powerful tornado toppled trees and downed power...
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Fans leave Augusta National for a weather warning during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Wednesday, April 5, 2017, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
April 05, 2017 - 2:28 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — A large tornado touched down in rural southwest Georgia on Wednesday, toppling trees and power lines as dangerous storms battered the Deep South with heavy rain and hail as large as baseballs in some spots. Forecasters said a wide area including large parts of Alabama, Georgia and...
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Boston Bruins fans walk to a game against the Florida Panthers at TD Garden as snow falls in Boston, Saturday, April 1, 2017. The April Fools Day storm that brought heavy, wet snow to much of northern New England is winding down, but not before causing crashes on highways across the region and leaving thousands without power. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
April 01, 2017 - 2:52 pm
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — It's April Fools' Day but it's no joke: People across northern New England woke up to a foot of heavy, wet snow on parts of the region Saturday and more is expected throughout the day. The storm caused power outages and numerous highway accidents. By mid-afternoon the number...
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