Power outage in New York: A massive power blackout lasting several hours hit the US metropolis of New York in the early evening. Over 70,000 people in Midtown Manhattan and the Upper it affected West Side. They resolved the incident around midnight. The glowing billboards infamous Times Square suddenly went out. Lifts stood still; traffic lights turned off also at some subway stations, it stopped the enterprise. Several shows on Broadway had to be canceled; Several artists offered spontaneous appearances on the sidewalk in front of the entrance.