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Power Surge in Boston Impacts Some MBTA Systems

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    Power Surge in Boston Impacts Some MBTA Systems

    MBTA officials say a power surge in the city of Boston has impacted countdown clocks, station lighting, and elevators/escalators.

    The surge occurred just before 9 a.m. Wednesday, according to an MBTA tweet.

    The MBTA apologized for the inconvenience.

    Spokesperson Joe Pesaturo said all facilities had power again a short time later.

    White Official Tells Black Woman He Belonged to Master Race

    [NATL] White Official Tells Black Woman He Belonged to Master Race

    Some Leavenworth County, Kansas, officials are calling for Commissioner Louis Klemp's resignation after he insulted a black woman who had just presented a land-use study to the commission. "I don't want you to think I am picking on you because we are part of the master race. You have a gap in your teeth. We are part of the master race, don't you forget that," Klemp said. 

    (Published Friday, Nov. 16, 2018)

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