Power Outage

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Blown Transformer Takes Out Power to Government Buildings

It’s lights out for several government buildings in Washington. Authorities are blaming a blown transformer and a construction mishap.


Passengers wait at check-in lines at BWI Airport. (Credit: George Mesthos/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

BWI Airport Loses Power for 90 Minutes

A power outage at the BWI Airport terminal disrupted operations and caused flights to be cancelled or delayed.


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Theft of Copper Wire Causes Power Outage in Linthicum

Stolen copper wiring seems to be the culprit of a power outage in Anne Arundel County on Sunday.


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Power Failure Causes DC’s 911 System To Go Down Temporarily

Officials are describing a power outage that caused D.C.’s 911 and police radio system to break down “a catastrophic communications failure.”


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Storm Leaves Damage, Thousands Without Power

Thousands in D.C., Maryland and Virginia are without power as a damaging thunderstorm rolled through the area Thursday night.


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Power Outages From Ice Storm Drop Below 16,000 in Md.

Utilities are making steady progress in restoring power to tens of thousands, but one utility says some Maryland residents will be in the dark until Saturday.


Power crews prepare to depart from a staging area at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. (credit: John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Tens of Thousands in Maryland Still Without Power After Ice Storm

Tree trimmers and line workers are making steady progress in restoring electricity to tens of thousands of homes in Maryland.


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Thousands Still Without Power Across D.C. Region

Thousands of people still are without power in the Washington area after two winter storms brought snow, sleet and freezing rain to the area.


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Md. Copper Wire Thieves Cause Power Outage

Police say four people have been charged with stealing copper wire from a BGE utility pole in Odenton, which caused a power outage that affected more than 1,700 homes and businesses.


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Power Outage Closes McDaniel College

McDaniel College in Westminster says it is closed due to a power outage.




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