Power Outages Trigger False Fire Alarms Across San FranciscoPG&E and fire officials in San Francisco were reporting rolling blackouts that were affecting thousands of customers across the city Thursday morning.
Blown San Ramon Power Transformer Causes BlackoutA blown transformer shut down a major thoroughfare in San Ramon and knocked out power to tens of thousands of people Thursday morning, according to police.
Robin Williams Protects Himself From Commercial Exploitation In Death With 25-Year Blackout PeriodRobin Williams made sure to protect his likeness in death, restricting its use for the next 25-years.
NFL To Suspend TV Blackout Rule For 2015 SeasonThe National Football League will not blackout any games from local TV markets during the 2015 season.
Protests In Solidarity With Michael Brown Planned In Bay Area Shopping Areas On Black FridayOn Black Friday protesters will gather at San Francisco’s Union Square and in Emeryville to speak out against police brutality.
Director Of Oscar Grant Biopic Spearheads ‘Black Out Black Friday’ Shopping BoycottA grassroots protest is circulating on social media asking people not to shop on Black Friday to show solidarity with victims of police brutality.
Tune In Raider Nation: FCC Lifts Blackout Rule For years, Raiders fans have watched anxiously as Raider home games approached, wondering if the team would sell enough home tickets to broadcast games in the Bay Area, but it looks like that waiting game may now be over.
FCC Considering Ending Sports Blackout RuleThe Federal Communications Commission has taken the first step towards repealing the decades-old rule that prevents live sporting events from being televised if the event isn’t sold out.
49ers Santa Clara Stadium Boosters: Power Outage Won't Happen HereSanta Clara is competing with the Sun Life Stadium near Miami, to host Super Bowl 50, which will be played in 2016.
Raiders-Browns Game Blacked Out Locally; Radio Broadcast On Live 105 The team announced the blackout Thursday, ending a streak of 13 straight televised games. The game will be aired on Live 105 FM locally with kickoff at 1:25 p.m.
Power Restored After SF Outage Leaves 7,000 PG&E Customers In The DarkPower has been restored to all 7,000 or so PG&E customers who were affected by an outage in San Francisco’s Western Addition and Laurel Heights neighborhoods Thursday morning, a utility spokeswoman said.
Livermore Homes Burn Amid Destructive Bay Area Wind StormStrong gusts downed power lines all over the Bay Area, toppled several trees and knocked out power to thousands.