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Feds Inspect Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Reactors After D.C. Blackout

Two reactors at a Maryland nuclear power plant are being inspected by federal officials after a massive power outage last week. A backup generator failed at the Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Plant–something that could have had serious consequences.

04/14/2015

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Widespread Outages A Sign Of Bigger Problems To Come?

A massive power outage blacked out thousands in D.C. and Maryland and officials say the issue started with transmission equipment dozens of miles away.

04/08/2015

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Pepco: Downed Transmission Line Responsible For D.C. Power Outages

Widespread power outages sweep across Washington, D.C. and Maryland, forcing thousands in the dark, including the White House along with other high security buildings.

04/07/2015

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Power Restored To Multiple Traffic Lights In Downtown Baltimore

Power has been restored to several traffic lights in downtown Baltimore. The City Department of Transportation says the outage was due to BGE having to make a repair to an underground electric cable.

02/24/2015

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Courts Close In Frederick After Power Outage

The Frederick County district and circuit courts have been closed because of a power outage downtown.

07/10/2014

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High Wind Rattles Buildings, Topples Trees And Shuts Off Power

An overnight storm brought sustained winds up to 30 mph and gusts up to 60 mph–rattling buildings, toppling trees and shutting off power.

03/13/2014

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WEATHER BLOG: Storm Moves Out, Leaves Ice Behind

Our latest storm system is finally moving out of the region and taking its precipitation with it, but leaving behind icy roadways, bridges, sidewalks, power-lines and trees.

02/05/2014

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Pepco Seeks $43.3M Rate Hike For Md. Customers

The utility Pepco is seeking a $43.3 million rate hike in Maryland, the utility’s third requested increase in two years.

12/05/2013

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Anne Arundel Co. Police Announce 4 Arrests In Copper Theft That Caused Major Power Outage

An attempted copper theft in Anne Arundel County knocks out power to nearly 2,000 residents.

11/22/2013

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Power Outage Closes Md.’s McDaniel College

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

11/11/2013

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Driver Slams Into Utility Pole, Dies In Fiery Crash On Route 450

Route 450 near the Ridges Gateway is open again after a fatal accident.

10/14/2013

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Lights Out! Power Outage Reported At Bel Air Shopping Center

It’s lights out in Bel Air. A power outage at Festival at Bel Air shopping center has shut down service to 1,800 customers.

09/18/2013

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