Amazon’s secrecy — and its unwillingness to provide greater insight into its operations — is emblematic of how much unnecessary autonomy it enjoys
AT&T is experiencing a major outage in the Jefferson County area and as a result, non-emergency numbers are out of operation.
Campus computer networks were down Wednesday morning at Lewis and Clark Community College after the school was the victim if a cyber attack.
The website Downcaster estimated more than 54,000 Xfinity users were experiencing outages, with the largest concentrations in the San Francisco, Chicago, Philadelphia and New York areas.
CNN reports that users in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Illinois were among areas that reported outages.
When Mylar balloons get caught in power lines, they can cause outages and surges, start fires, and damage electric infrastructure, said Ameren spokesman Brian Bretsch.
Google's services were down Monday in a massive outage that prevented many people from watching YouTube videos, accessing their Google Docs or sending email on Gmail.
Atlantic City Electric is asking the state Board of Public Utilities for approval to spend $220 million to install a network of smart meters across its territory, saying it will hasten power restoration and help customers conserve energy.
Atlantic City Electric has restored service to nearly all of its coverage area following Tropical Storm Isaias and the storms that moved through South Jersey on Thursday and Friday.
Authorities say they’ve ordered at least 40,000 people to evacuate as wind-driven fires rage near neighborhoods north of Los Angeles.
SPRINGFIELD — State officials are working to fix a “database error” that rendered the Illinois Department of Employment Security website unable to process unemployment claims or mandatory certifications online Tuesday or Wednesday.
Heavy winter storms, freezing rain, wet snow and even high-speed winds can all lead to power outages. These blackouts can last days and sometimes weeks depending on the severity of the damage, leaving you and your family without heat, light or a means to cook. Here is what you should do before you find yourself without power during the cold, according to tips from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency.
About 31,000 customers in the Chicago area remained without power Tuesday afternoon, as temperatures in the region bottomed out in the low 20s and street crews continued to clear roads in some areas following a record-setting November snowstorm, according to officials.
Many people will likely decide to stay put despite evacuation orders ahead of Hurricane Florence. And if history is any guide, they may not be fully thinking through the problems they’ll face in the aftermath.
Puerto Rico has conceded that Hurricane Maria killed more than 1,400 people on the island last year and not just the 64 in the official death toll.
BENTON — Southern Illinois braced for ice-slicked roads and other nasty conditions, but the worst of the weather seems to have skipped this area.
LAS VEGAS — The Rio casino in Las Vegas scrambled to find alternate lodging for guests Thursday after a power outage led to the evacuation of …