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European Clocks Slowed by Lag in Continent's Power Grid

Millions of Europeans who arrived late to work or school Wednesday had a good excuse - an unprecedented lag in the continent's electricity grid that's slowing down some clocks. The problem is caused by a political dispute between Serbia and Kosovo that's sapping a small amount of energy from the local grid, causing a domino effect across the 25-nation network spanning the continent from Portugal to Poland and Greece to Germany. “Since the European system is interconnected...

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