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Texas lawmakers to hold ERCOT under microscope for winter grid disaster

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While the state's energy council board was paid lavishly, leaders told ABC13 that ERCOT's failure cost Texans wages, their homes and in some cases, their lives.
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Texas lawmakers to hold ERCOT under microscope for winter grid disaster

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While the state's energy council board was paid lavishly, leaders told ABC13 that ERCOT's failure cost Texans millions in wages, their homes and in some cases, their lives.
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Texas energy board members resign in wake of catastrophic deep-freeze power grid failure

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Four members have resigned from the board of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas , which oversees 90% of Texas's electricity, in the wake of devastating power outages in a deep freeze that killed dozens across the state.
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Board members of ERCOT resign amid Texas crisis

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Four board members of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, which manages the Texas power grid, have resigned. Gov. Greg Abbott says he welcomes the resignations, calling the agency's handling of the crisis “unacceptable.”
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Top board leaders resign after deadly Texas power outages during winter storms

Top board leaders resign after deadly Texas power outages during winter storms

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The resignations are the first since the crisis began in Texas, and calls for wider firings remain in the aftermath of one of the worst power outages in U.S. history.
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Myanmar Protesters Return to Streets After Bloodiest Day Since Coup

Myanmar Protesters Return to Streets After Bloodiest Day Since Coup

Amid a brutal crackdown, Aung San Suu Kyi has another offense added to her charge sheet. Read more ...

Police: Woman hurt in early morning shooting; so far no arrests

Police: Woman hurt in early morning shooting; so far no arrests

Greenwood police are investigating a shooting early Monday that injured one woman. Read more ...

Rain Showers Clearing and Windy Today

Rain Showers Clearing and Windy Today

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Even more chaotic than usual, Globes still had their moments

Even more chaotic than usual, Globes still had their moments

In the opening moments of a Golden Globes night even more chaotic and confounding than usual, co-host Tina Fey raised a theoretical question: “Could this whole night have been... Read more ...

Classic March - Cold mornings, warm and sunny afternoons

Classic March - Cold mornings, warm and sunny afternoons

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Trump's supporters boo Mitch McConnell despite saying he'd 'absolutely'...

Trump's supporters boo Mitch McConnell despite saying he'd 'absolutely' support the former president in 2024

Summary List Placement Senate Minority leader Mitch McConnell was booed during a speech by Donald Trump on Saturday after he said in February the former president was... Read more ...

Police ‘arrest former Barcelona president Bartomeu and two club bosses' as...

Police ‘arrest former Barcelona president Bartomeu and two club bosses' as staff see football giants' offices raided by officers

Josep Maria Bartomeu has been arrested alongside two senior Barcelona officials in the latest development in a police investigation less than a week before the club's... Read more ...

Here's what's coming to Netflix in March

Here's what's coming to Netflix in March

With the arrival of March, 24 new Netflix Originals will appear on the streaming service throughout the month. Netflix promises a new movie every week in 2021 - here is the... Read more ...

Police search for driver in hit-and-run that killed 36-year-old woman

Police search for driver in hit-and-run that killed 36-year-old woman

Baltimore County Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that killed a 26-year-old woman Sunday night. Read more ...

Tiger Woods breaks silence 5 days after crash, thanks fellow golfers for...

Tiger Woods breaks silence 5 days after crash, thanks fellow golfers for ‘touching' show of support

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