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PG&E Outage Update: Shutoffs Reach Second Day, Leaving Thousands of Californians In Dark

7 monthes ago   |   By Newsweek

Californians continue to be in the dark as second wave of power shutoffs are institute by Pacific Gas & Electric due to high fire risk conditions.
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California lawmaker questions if PG&E went overboard with power outage warnings

California lawmaker questions if PG&E went overboard with power outage warnings

7 monthes ago   |   By KSBW

A key state lawmaker is calling on state regulators to more aggressively oversee PG&E's unprecedented wildfire safety power shutoff that could impact as many as 2.5 million people.
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WATCH IN 60 SECONDS: Wildfire breaks out during power outage, PG&E launches new website, no more Bay Area shutoffs expected

7 monthes ago   |   By ABC

ABC7 MORNING CATCH-UP: Wildfire breaks out during power outage, PG&E launches new website to check on outages, no more shutoffs expected. Here's what's happening in the Bay Area in 60 seconds.
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Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Only about half of Americans say they would get a COVID-19 vaccine if the scientists working to create one succeed, a new poll finds. Read more ...

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

SpaceX and NASA have scrubbed Wednesday's attempt at launching astronauts from American soil for the first time since 2011. Read more ...

3-year-old honored for saving neighbor's life

3-year-old honored for saving neighbor's life

The Hampton Police Department's lifesaving award is usually given to an officer for heroic actions in the line of duty, but Wednesday, it was given to a 3-year-old boy. Read more ...

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

NBA superstar LeBron James has joined the chorus of notable high-profile athletes who have voiced their outrage over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

The man originally claimed it was just $1,500, state police said. Read more ...

NASA chief "all in" for Tom Cruise to make a movie on a space station

NASA chief "all in" for Tom Cruise to make a movie on a space station

NASA is rolling out the International Space Station's red carpet for Tom Cruise to make a movie in orbit. Read more ...

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Walt Disney World officials proposed a plan on Wednesday that would allow it to reopen begin reopening theme parks on July 11. Read more ...

53-year-old tortoise adopted after owner dies of COVID-19

53-year-old tortoise adopted after owner dies of COVID-19

After receiving thousands of calls and emails from would-be adopters, a tortoise whose owner recently died of COVID-19 has found a new home. Read more ...

NASA astronauts strap in for historic SpaceX rocket launch

NASA astronauts strap in for historic SpaceX rocket launch

Two NASA astronauts were being strapped in for a historic SpaceX rocket launch Wednesday afternoon - but the weather could still derail their trip. Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken... Read more ...

Tropical Storm Bertha forms off South Carolina coast bringing heavy rain...

Tropical Storm Bertha forms off South Carolina coast bringing heavy rain, rip currents

Tropical Storm Bertha has formed off the South Carolina coast, expected to move inland Wednesday. Read more ...