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Bangladesh Hit by Major Power Outage

Bangladesh suffered a nationwide blackout Saturday after a transmission line failed, leaving homes and businesses in the impoverished country without electricity. Officials from the state power company say the blackout appeared to stem from a glitch with a power line that brings electricity from India. Authorities have been working to restore power to the densely populated country. This was Bangladesh's worst electricity outage since 2007, when a powerful cyclone knocked out the...

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