Twitter Working Again After Nationwide Outage Impacts UsersTwitter users across the U.S. reported an outage on the social media service that lasted for approximately two hours Thursday afternoon.
Glass Fire Update: Roads Closed, Outages, Foul Air: Wine Country Businesses Spared By Flames Suffer Huge Economic HitThe Glass Fire in Napa County is having a profound impact on local wineries and those who depend on the visitors they attract. Some have been devastated by it, while most have been untouched. Still, everyone is being affected by it.
Crash Into Power Pole Knocks Out Power To Hundreds Of Santa Clara Homes, BusinessesNearly 700 Santa Clara electric customers are without power Monday night after a vehicle hit a power pole, police and utility officials said.
Instagram, Facebook Users Report Brief Outage For Both Social Media PlatformsUsers were reporting an outage causing slowness for both Facebook and Instagram late Thursday morning, according to reports.
More Than 20,000 Homes, Businesses Without Power In Napa CountyLarge areas in Napa County are without power, including areas where residents are under a mandatory evacuation order due to wildfires.
PG&E Crews Responding To Outages Impacting Thousands Across The Bay AreaWith temperatures climbing into triple-digits, tens of thousands of households and businesses were without power on Friday.
More Than 7,000 Homes, Businesses Sweltering During Power Outage In PleasantonThousands of homes and businesses in Pleasanton were without power on one of the hottest days since the start of summer, on Tuesday afternoon.
Uncertainty Over PG&E's Planned Public Safety Shutoffs Leaves Marin Businesses Feeling PowerlessScaling back its original plan, PG&E announced that only residents in Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties would be affected by the public safety power shutoffs. All the uncertainty has left many small businesses feeling powerless, whether the lights are on, or not.
CPUC Orders Investigation Into PG&E Handling Of Public Safety OutagesCalifornia regulators have unanimously ordered an investigation into a dozen deliberate power outages that plunged millions of people into the dark last month.
Treasure Island Residents Deal With Latest Power OutagePeople living on Treasure Island may not have been affected by the recent PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoffs, but some residents on Wednesday were still without electricity following the latest outage.
CPUC President Blasts PG&E Over Massive Power ShutdownCalifornia's top utilities regulator on Friday said she was astounded by the lack of basic preparation Pacific Gas & Electric officials took in readying for a pre-emptive power shut-off that affected more than 2 million people.
Problems During PG&E's Unprecedented Power Shutdown May Not Be Easy To FixThis time last week the Bay Area was preparing for an unprecedented power shutdown. It did not go well, and chances are the next large-scale PG&E shutdown will look very much the same.
Crash Into Power Pole Causes San Mateo Outage; Residents Shelter In PlaceA car crashed into a power pole in San Mateo Thursday morning, knocking out power to a neighborhood and prompting some residents to be asked to shelter in place, police said.
Illegal Pot Farm Blows Transformer Leaving Oakland Businesses In The Dark For MonthsAn illegal pot farm blew up a transformer, knocking out power to about a dozen small businesses in the same complex last May. Three months later, some are still without power.
Twitter Working Again After Hour-Long Outage On App, WebsiteTwitter appears to be working about an hour after users across the globe reported that the social media service's website and app were down Thursday afternoon.