Feb 8 Almost 60,000 homes and businesses were without power in the U.S. Northeast with most outages in the Washington, D.C., area Friday due to a major snowstorm that could drop up to three feet of snow in parts of New England. The following is a list of some of the hardest hit utilities. Power Company Holding Company State Out Now Peak Out Pepco Pepco MD, DC 49,000 49,000 Scana Scana SC 2,800 2,800 Con Ed - NY Con Ed NY 1,900 1,900 FirstEnergy - Penn FirstEnergy PA 1,700 1,700 DTE DTE MI 1,400 1,400 AEP - Appalachian AEP VA, WV, TN 1,000 1,000 FirstEnergy - New Jersey FirstEnergy NJ 1,000 1,000 Total Out 58,800 58,800
MIDEAST STOCKS - Factors to watch - May 28
DUBAI, May 28 Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Sunday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch for their accuracy.
UPDATE 1-Mother of Uber CEO killed in California boating accident
May 27 The mother of ride-hailing firm Uber's chief executive has died in a boating accident near Fresno, California on Friday, the Fresno County Sheriff's Office said on Saturday