URGENT: Extensive power outage hits JR trains in Tokyo area

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East Japan Railway Co. said it experienced extensive service disruption in the Tokyo area on Sunday afternoon due to a power outage. While the cause of the outage is not yet known, a fire has been reported at the railway company's substation facility in Warabi, Saitama Prefecture neighboring the capital, the local fire department said.

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