Memphis may be out of power for days after a dangerous ice storm


70,000 no electricity in Texas due to a storm

According to, harsh winter weather caused nearly 70,000 Texas people to lose power as of Thursday morning, another 24,000 in Arkansas, as sub-zero temperatures continue to move east across the United States. A person’s customer also went out of power. These blackouts occurred about a year after a major power outage across Lone Star, killing more than 200 people and raising criticism of the state’s readiness for the cold …