Power Outages For Millions In Mid-atlantic Could Last Days As Sweltering Heat Persists

A day after seeking refuge at shopping malls and movie theaters, hoping the lights would be back on when they returned, 3 million residents faced a grim reality Sunday: stifling homes, spoiled f...

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  • Millions without power as heat wave hammers eastern US
    The eastern U.S. on Monday was hammered by the fourth consecutive day of stifling heat after a weekend ... mile stretch of the mid-Atlantic region. Storm-hit East could face power outages for days The storms' rampage came as sweltering temperatures topped ...
    07/1/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Eastern U.S. hit by heat wave, power outages
    The storms' rampage came as sweltering temperatures topped ... North Carolina. The heat wave continued Sunday for millions of people from the Plains to the mid-Atlantic. Nashville broke another daily heat record Sunday, with a high of 104 degrees(40 ...
    07/1/2012 - 10:40 am | View Link
  • Heat wave power outages will continue for several days
    Heat wave power outages in the mid-Atlantic states of the nation will continue for several days for millions of residents ... is concerned for the safety of those most vulnerable to the sweltering heat wave -- the elderly, the sick, and children.
    07/1/2012 - 8:12 am | View Link
  • Mid-Atlantic region could see difficult commutes after summer storms cut power to millions
    WASHINGTON - A weekend without electricity was already trying for millions in the sweltering, storm-swept mid-Atlantic region ... There were more than 500 signal outages in Maryland on Sunday afternoon, including more than 400 in hard-hit Montgomery ...
    07/1/2012 - 2:07 am | View Link
  • Storms: Power outage for millions in mid-Atlantic could last days as sweltering heat persists
    Article by: JESSICA GRESKO , Associated Press Updated: July 1, 2012 - 4:16 AM WASHINGTON - It could be several more days ... The power outages were especially dangerous because they left the region without air conditioning in an oppressive heat wave.
    06/30/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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