In this May 9 photo, students and apprentices work in various stages of training to be a line worker at the Duquesne Light Co. training center in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

In this May 9 photo, students and apprentices work in various stages of training to be a line worker at the Duquesne Light Co. training center in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

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