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A pedestrian crosses a closed snow-covered road on Jan. 18, 2012 in Seattle, Wash. (credit: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Powerful Winter Storm Leaves 250,000 Without Power In Washington

About 250,000 electric customers around Seattle, Tacoma and Olympia were without power Friday because of a winter storm that coated much of Washington state in ice, swelled Oregon rivers and brought the expectation of more flooding in both states with warmer temperatures and rain.

01/20/2012

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