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Officials confirm tornado hit Maryland’s Eastern Shore

Traffic is backed up on Route 8, a result of storm damage on Kent Island Monday, July 24, 2017, in Kent Island, Md. A National Weather Service team is headed to Maryland’s Eastern Shore Monday to determine whether a tornado touched down there amid severe storms.  (Paul W. Gillespie/The Baltimore Sun via AP)

STEVENSVILLE — The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The weather service says the tornado touched down around 1:30 a.m. Monday near Stevensville in Queen Anne’s County. Meteorologists say the tornado’s wind ...

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Utilities: 24-hour power restoration not realistic

Unless utilities fundamentally change how they distribute energy, they won’t be able to restore power to all customers within 24 hours after a hurricane-like storm, officials told Maryland regulators on Thursday. Douglas R.M. Nazarian, chairman of Maryland’s Public Service Commission, ...

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