CNN lights up the Empire State Building to announce New York primary results

The Empire State Building is lit in red, white, and blue lights marking the New York Primary Tuesday.

(CNN)CNN announced the results of the New York Republican and Democratic presidential primaries Tuesday night in an old fashioned way -- by lighting up the Empire State Building.

When Donald Trump was declared the winner of the night's contest, the top of the iconic Manhattan skyscraper turned deep red; when Hillary Clinton bested Bernie Sanders, it went dark blue.

New Yorkers -- and others around the world -- noticed. Here's what people had to say when the building went red for Trump:
And then it went blue for Clinton.