[LOS ANGELES] More than a million Californians were without electricity due to pre-emptive blackouts on Thursday, but localised fires broke out as hot, windy conditions spread south toward Los...

[SAN SALVADOR] A power supply line went down in Honduras, hitting it and Nicaragua with a massive blackout on Monday, with power cuts reaching El Salvador and Guatemala as well.

POWER has been restored in most parts of Indonesia's capital, Jakarta, after the city of 10 million people went without electricity for more than nine hours due to technical issues, state power...

[JAKARTA] Indonesian President Joko Widodo said on Monday the state power company should have had contingency plans in place to prevent a major electricity blackout that affected the capital...

[JAKARTA] Power was mostly restored in Jakarta and Indonesia's heavily populated Java island after a widespread electricity outage Sunday that the state utility PLN blamed on disruptions at...

[CARACAS] Caracas and other parts of crisis-wracked Venezuela were hit by a massive power cut on Monday, AFP journalists and internet users said.

[NEW YORK] Government and utility officials were still searching for definite reasons on Sunday for a five-hour blackout in a large section of New York City's Manhattan borough that left 73,000...

[CARACAS] Venezuela's largest refinery complex has been hit by a power outage, at a time of acute fuel shortages in parts of the crisis-torn oil producer, an opposition lawmaker said Sunday.

[BUENOS AIRES] Argentina announced an inquiry into the causes of a massive blackout that left nearly 50 million people without power as Energy Minister Gustavo Lopetegui admitted Monday it may...

[BUENOS AIRES] Power was slowly being restored on Sunday after a massive outage blacked out Argentina and Uruguay, leaving around 48 million people without electricity, power companies said.