Lights Out on Obama’s Island


A lightning strike cuts off power for hundreds of thousands on Oahu, where the Obama family is vacationing.

A generator was to be taken to the Obama’s vacation home. Obama told Honolulu’s mayor he was fine and planned to sleep through the blackout.

Update: Power gradually being restored Saturday.

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