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The Latest: Officials: Be kind to PG&E workers amid shut-off

Oct 10, 2019 - Associated Press Financial Wire

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Latest on power outages in California (all times local):

5:20 p.m.

Authorities are asking the public to be kind to frontline utility workers in California as anger mounts against Pacific Gas and Electric over a power shutdown.

PG&E is cutting power to customers in 34 counties as dry, gusty winds create dangerous wildfires conditions.

The utility's faulty equipment was to blame for a deadly fire a year ago that killed 85 people and nearly wiped out...