Over 1.6 million without power on Christmas Eve
Many in the United States woke up with a "bah humbug" on Saturday as they remained without power going into the Christmas weekend.
As of 10 a.m. EST, over 1.6 million people in the U.S. are without power, with a majority of the people affected being on the East Coast. North Carolina is the state with the most outages, with 443,197 residents being without power — a sharp increase from Friday, when over 200,000 residents were without power in the early afternoon, according to PowerOutage.us.
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