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The City of New York, usually called either New York City (NYC) or simply New York (NY), is the most populous city in the United States and the U.S. state of New York. With an estimated 2017 population of 8,622,698 distributed over a land area of about 302.6 square miles (784 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, the largest metropolitan area in the world by urban landmass and one of the world's most populous megacities, with an estimated 20,320,876 people in its 2017 Metropolitan Statistical Area and 23,876,155 residents in its Combined Statistical Area. A global power city, New York City has been described as the cultural, financial, and media capital of the world, and exerts a significant impact upon commerce, entertainment, research, technology, education, politics, tourism, art, fashion, and sports. The city's fast pace has inspired the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy.

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Michael Avenatti, the attorney best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump, was arrested in New York..
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NEW YORK, March 25 (Xinhua) -- U.S. stocks ended mixed on Monday, amid persistent fears of a downturn in global economic growth and a sign of relief for the..
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Attorney Michael Avenatti has been arrested on federal charges in two separate cases in California and New York, federal prosecutors said Monday. CBS News legal..
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Michael Avenatti was arrested in New York outside the office of one of Nike's lawyers. Charges in New York and Los Angeles put him in danger of spending years..
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Federal prosecutors in Manhattan announced they were charging lawyer Michael Avenatti for attempting to extort more than $20 million from Nike, according to The..
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Attorney Michael Avenatti, who represented adult film star Stormy Daniels in her legal battles against U.S. President Donald Trump, has been charged with..
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New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged the United Arab Emirates to ensure a fair trial for eight Lebanese nationals accused of setting up a "terrorist..
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New York (CNN Business)In the face of more frustrating delays with the rocket Boeing is building for NASA, the space agency will decide how to launch an upcoming..
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There are more investigations after the release of the Mueller report. The President could face his most serious legal problems in New York. Jeff Pegues reports.
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"Attorney General Bar, who auditioned for his role with a memo saying that it was almost impossible for any president to commit obstruction, made a decision in..
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Democratic U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand delivered a fiery repudiation of U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday at the doorstep of one of his most famous..
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Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-New York, tells Margaret Brennan why he believes the American people deserve to see the entire special counsel report, including..
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The NCAA bracket is a March Madness tradition nearly as popular as the college basketball tournament itself. This year, some 70 million bracket-makers are..
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Democratic U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand will deliver a fiery first speech as an official presidential candidate in New York City on Sunday, calling U.S...
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It was a girls night out for Adele and Jennifer Lawrence on Friday, who were spotted by fans at a gay bar in New York City called Pieces.
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The greatest threat to Trump and his family is from investigators in New York. They have easier cases than Mueller. I predict more indictments soon.
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Immigrant faces captured in life-sized portraits by artist Betsy Ashton look the viewer straight in the eye, as if eager to tell their stories of leaving home to..
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The special counsel’s work may be done, but prosecutors in Manhattan and elsewhere are pursuing investigations into the president’s family business and more.
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SportsPulse: In a one-on-one, Brooklyn Nets rising star D'Angelo Russell explains why the stability in New York has allowed him to thrive in a way the Lakers..
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York said public pressure will force Attorney General William Barr to release special counsel Robert Mueller's final..
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A former executive for a Chinese construction company was found guilty on Friday of U.S. charges that he forced Chinese laborers to work in the New York area..
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Star gazers in cities as far south as New York and Chicago may get a rare glimpse of the northern lights this weekend
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This year some 70 million bracket-makers are competing for cash prizes and office bragging rights; it's a tradition that started at a bar in Staten Island, N.Y.,..
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In this week's report, "48 Hours: Karrie's Choice," the "48 Hours" investigative team looks into the suspicious death of a New York mother. Correspondent Erin..
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Avoiding roommate drama can be difficult for some young people living in major cities like New York or Los Angeles. Here's how to choose wisely.
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A nasty custody battle is at the center of an unusual death of a New York mother. Michele Neurauter, a mom of three, was found dead in her home from an apparent..
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Thomas Panek became the first blind man -- led by his guide dogs -- to finish the New York City half marathon. CBS News correspondent Don Dahler has their story.
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NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. The stock market closed broadly higher, led by gains in Apple and..
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A former hedge fund manager who also worked as a pastor was sentenced on Thursday to five years in prison after being convicted of insider trading on non-public..
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The blue jeans company's shares jump as it makes a return to the New York stock market.
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A hotel is trying to do the impossible: make you have the best night sleep in the city that never sleeps! Buzz60's Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.
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Jamaican athlete Kemoy Campbell was told he had "died" after collapsing on the track at a New York race meeting.
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Joshua Seguine, 38, was charged in the Town of LaGrange on Tuesday with illegal commercialization of fish, shellfish, crustaceans and wildlife.
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NEW YORK (AP) -- A Lithuanian man who duped Google and Facebook into transferring over $100 million into accounts he controlled has...
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New York, United States – Deontay Wilder will defend his WBC heavyweight crown against Dominic Breazeale in May following the collapse of his proposed rematch..
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Special counsel Robert Mueller began investigating President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, at least nine months before FBI agents in New York..
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A lamb, a goat and a calf all made a run for it in New York City in recent days. Animal control said that was an unusually large number of escapes.
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A rescue dog had a long journey from a high kill shelter in Georgia to her new family in New York. And when she finally met them, she jumped up to give her new..
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A 12-year-old girl from New York spent the first three months of her life in a NICU. Now, that she knows the benefits of classical music, she's returning to the..
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NEW YORK (AP) — Google says it plans to launch a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game..
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New York City police officers worked to wrangle a cow that became loose Tuesday on a busy highway in the Bronx. (March 19)
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Special counsel Robert Mueller began investigating President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, for fraud in his personal business dealings and for..
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WBC world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will face American Dominic Breazeale in New York on 18 May.
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New York City police officers worked to wrangle a cow that became loose Tuesday on a busy highway in the Bronx. (March 19)
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Newly unsealed documents on Tuesday revealed Special Counsel Robert Mueller obtained court-approved search warrants to find emails from President Donald Trump's..
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NEW YORK (AP) - James Corden is returning to host the 73rd annual Tony Awards. The American Theatre Wing on...
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Newly released search warrants and documents about Michael Cohen, President Trump's former personal attorney, are providing new details on FBI raids of Cohen's..
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House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler said Monday President Trump’s former adviser Steve Bannon handed over “thousands” of documents in response to the..
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