WASHINGTON (AP)- Crews are working to restore power to more than 375,000 people in Maryland, Delaware, the District of Columbia and northern Virginia after some of the worst winds from former Hurricane Sandy swept through the mid-Atlantic region.
By 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, Baltimore Gas and Electric was reporting nearly 189,000 customers had lost power. The heaviest hit areas were Anne Arundel, Baltimore and Harford counties.
On the Eastern Shore, Delmarva Power was reporting 64,000 outages in Maryland and Delaware.
In the Washington area, Pepco was reporting about 21,000 outages Tuesday morning. Montgomery County was hardest hit with about 16,600 customers without power.
In northern Virginia, Dominion Virginia Power is reporting about 101,000 customers are without power Tuesday morning. That includes thousands of outages in Arlington, Alexandria and Fairfax County.
Saturday, May 18 2013 10:19 AM EDT2013-05-18 14:19:20 GMT
DELMAR, Del-This week WBOC has been following the discussion about adding two more casinos in Delaware; one of them being in Sussex County. A house committee in the First State put a plan for two moreMore
This week WBOC has been following the discussion about adding two more casinos in Delaware; one of them being in Sussex County. A House committee in the First State put a plan for two more casinos temporarily on hold.More
Saturday, May 18 2013 10:27 AM EDT2013-05-18 14:27:28 GMT
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP)— Powerball officials say the jackpot has climbed to an estimated $600 million, making it the largest prize in the game's history and the world's second largest lottery prize. LotteryMore
A little more than a year after three tickets split a world-record lottery prize, the jackpot for Saturday's Powerball drawing was nearing historic territory.More
A Sussex County teenager spent some of the last moments of her life locked in a hospital restroom, struggling to breathe, as hospital staff members searched for a key, according to court records. WBOC's Michael Lopardi reports.More