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Super Bowl Blackout Explained at Last

Super Bowl Blackout Explained at Last
Posted February 8th, 2013 @ 12:23pm by By Kevin Spak, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– Power company officials revealed today the cause of the infamous Super Bowl blackout, and took full responsibility for it. A faulty relay device designed to prevent a failure in the Superdome's electric cables was apparently to blame, the AP reports. Entergy New Orleans officials said they were replacing the device, but added that it had worked fine in previous large-scale events, like January's Sugar Bowl.

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