Archive for July 2nd, 2012

  • Mid-Atlantic power outages could last days

    July 2, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Lighting flashes Saturday morning, June, 30, 2012 in Hebron Md.. Violent storms swept across the eastern U.S., killing at least nine people and knocking out power to hundreds of thousands on a day that temperatures across the region are expected to reach...

  • NY utility, union talks collapse amid hot weather

    July 2, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE- In this July 24, 2006 file photo, a Consolidated Edison crew checks a service box in the Queens borough of New York as they work to restore power during the eighth day of the blackout in the area. Consolidated Edison and its unionized workers are facing...

  • Midweek July Fourth causes muddle for travelers

    July 2, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    In this Friday, June 29, 2012 photo, Pat Burns, of San Diego, prepares her luggage for check-in at Miami International Airport in Miami. Burns, after an overnight stay in Miami, is traveling to the Galapagos Islands in Ecuador for the Fourth of July holiday....