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Officials: Breaker cut power to Superdome

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Officials of the utility company supplying power to the Superdome say the Super Bowl outage occurred when sensing equipment detected an ``abnormality'' in the system.

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A statement from Entergy and the Superdome said Sunday that a piece of equipment monitoring electrical load sensed the abnormality and opened a breaker, partially cutting power.

The statement said backup generators kicked in before full power could be restored.

The Super Bowl was delayed for 34 minutes.

THIS IS A BREAKING NEWS UPDATE. Check back soon for further information. AP's earlier story is below.

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