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165,000 without power in mid-Atlantic after Irene

Utility companies in the mid-Atlantic region say about 165,000 customers are still without power as a result of Hurricane Irene. Baltimore Gas and Electric was reporting the most outages, with about 142,739 around noon Wednesday. Most of those outages were ...

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178,800 still without power in mid-Atlantic after Irene

Utility companies in the mid-Atlantic region say about 178,800 customers are still without power as a result of Hurricane Irene. Baltimore Gas and Electric was reporting the most outages, with about 155,800 around 6:15 a.m. Wednesday. Most of those outages ...

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Power restored at Courthouse East

Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge W. Michel Pierson says electricity has been restored to the top four floors of the Courthouse East building. Normal operations will resume in the courthouse on Wednesday after two days of limited function, according to ...

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Virginia Gov. McDonnell, Obama cabinet members meet post-Irene

RICHMOND, Va. — Gov. Bob McDonnell continues his post-Hurricane Irene slate of prominent public appearances Tuesday, appearing alongside two Obama administration cabinet secretaries at a news conference. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack join the Republican ...

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Hundreds of thousands in Mid-Atlantic lack power

Utility companies say about hundreds of thousands homes and businesses in the Mid-Atlantic region are still in the dark days after Hurricane Irene blasted the area with heavy rain and winds. Baltimore Gas and Electric’s power outage website was reporting ...

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Power outages continue to disrupt mid-Atlantic

WASHINGTON — For many in the Mid-Atlantic region, Hurricane Irene caused only minor inconveniences. But hundreds of thousands of others remained without power Monday, including some who could wait days for their electricity to return. And for a few, the ...

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500,000 customers in Mid-Atlantic lack power

Utility companies say about 530,000 homes and businesses in the mid-Atlantic region are without electricity due to Hurricane Irene’s high winds. The outages early Monday were spread across northern Virginia, Delaware, the Delmarva Peninsula and central and southern Maryland. The ...

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3,000 without power in Prince George’s County

WASHINGTON — Approximately 3,000 people are without power in Prince George’s County. Pepco listed 2787 customers without power Monday afternoon in the county. At the same time, outages in Montgomery County and had dropped to below 500 after overnight storms. ...

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