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State utility executives are grilled over power outages

ANNAPOLIS — As calls grow for new laws that would hold utility companies responsible for sub-standard responses to power outages caused by storms, executives from Pepco, Baltimore Gas & Electric Co. and Allegheny Power were grilled Tuesday by members of ...

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DC airports expecting cancellations in storm

WASHINGTON — Passengers flying from Washington area airports are being advised to check with their airlines for cancellations as a massive winter storm is disrupting travel across the nation. Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority spokeswoman Courtney Mickalonis says passengers should expect ...

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Snow, thunder, lightning hit Mid-Atlantic region

Snow, thunder and lightning pounded the Mid-Atlantic Wednesday night, making many roads impassable, with cars stuck on the smallest of hills, and knocking out power to more than 300,000 customers. Officials urged people to stay off roads, and schools and ...

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Police rescue 2 duck hunters in Maryland

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland Natural Resources Police say they broke through ice and faced rough seas to rescue two duck hunters that became stuck on an island in the Chesapeake Bay during severe weather. Natural Resources Police say the two hunters ...

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