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Fire threat raises specter of more blackouts for California

Fire threat raises specter of more blackouts for California

Daisy Nyugen and Stefanie Dazio

October 26, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Millions of Californians prepared to live in the dark again as the state's largest utility warned it might cut power for the third time in as many weeks because of looming strong winds and high fire danger. Pacific Gas & Electric said it would decide early Saturday whether...

Nation & World Briefs: Oct. 16, 2017

Nation & World Briefs: Oct. 16, 2017

The Associated Press

October 16, 2017

This week's international headlines [accordions] [accordion title="Nigerian court convicts 45 in Boko Haram mass trials" load="show"] A Nigerian court has convicted 45 Boko Haram members in the largest mass trial in the Islamic extremist group's history. The closed-door proceedings have raised the concerns of human rights groups about whether the trials of the 1,669 peop...

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