Borough in New York City and county in New York, United States

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Manhattan, often referred to locally as the City, is the most densely populated of the five boroughs of New York City and its economic and administrative center, cultural identifier, and historical birthplace. The borough is coextensive with New York County, one of the original counties of the U.S. state of New York. The borough consists mostly of Manhattan Island, bounded by the Hudson, East, and Harlem rivers; several small adjacent islands; and Marble Hill, a small neighborhood now on the U.S. mainland, physically connected to the Bronx and separated from the rest of Manhattan by the Harlem River. Manhattan Island is divided into three informally bounded components, each aligned with the borough's long axis: Lower, Midtown, and Upper Manhattan.

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A US Navy ship partially made from steel taken from the wreckage of the World Trade Centre has arrived in New York harbour, poignantly sailing past One World..
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24 goats will spend their summer chowing down on invasive plants in Manhattan's Riverside Park
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The Riverside Park Conservancy has brought two dozen goats to Manhattan for the summer to help get overgrown vegetation under control. CBS News' Hilary Lane..
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Tommy Lutz's 12-mile commute from his home in New Jersey to the Manhattan offices of Google is accomplished by a foldable bicycle and then, once he hits the..
Credit: CBS News - Published 5 days ago

A helicopter crashed in to the Hudson River near Manhattan, but the pilot was OK and there were no passengers on board. David Begnaud has the latest.
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

A man visiting New York City captured footage of a helicopter crashing into the Hudson River off Manhattan on Wednesday afternoon. CBSN New York has details.
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

A helicopter crashed into the Hudson River near Manhattan on Wednesday afternoon. The chopper's pilot is OK and no passengers were on board. CBS News' David..
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

Trump Tower represented the pinnacle of luxury living, but now it reportedly ranks as one of the least desirable luxury properties in Manhattan.
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