With the current Northwest heat wave causing a mass amount of rolling blackouts throughout the U.S., we wanted to provide the BAW family with five important tips to follow if you're at risk or currently experiencing power outage right now.

1/8/18- Besides Sterling K. Brown and Oprah receiving awards at the 2018 Golden Globes, no other Black actor or actress won anything. But Chris Paul says,  at least people were wearing Black right? READ MORE STORIES ON BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM: GET THE HOTTEST STORIES STRAIGHT TO YOUR INBOX: