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Squirrels sinking their teeth into power grid cause US outage havoc


ELECTRIC utilities in the US are battling a bushy-tailed, nut-loving menace that has wreaked havoc on far more Christmas tree lights, TVs and cellphone chargers than any terrorist plotting against the power grid.

That's right. Beware the squirrel.

Even as...

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