New York City

Most populous city in the United States

New York, often called New York City to distinguish it from New York State, or NYC for short, is the most populous city in the United States. With a 2020 population of 8,804,190 distributed over 300.46 square miles (778.2 km2), New York City 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 area. With over 20 million people in its metropolitan statistical area and approximately 23 million in its combined statistical area, it is one of the world's most populous megacities. New York City has been described as the cultural, financial, and media capital of the world, significantly influencing commerce, entertainment, research, technology, education, politics, tourism, art, fashion, and sports, and is the most photographed city in the world. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy, and has sometimes been called the capital of the world.

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Prince William and former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg have teamed up to highlight the importance of tackling climate change.
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Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck were all about the Global Citizen Live concert in NYC ... and she jumped on stage with a performance that definitely did not..
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Leslie Odom Jr.'s looks are so good he deserves a standing ovation! Here's the 31-year-old version of the multi-talented actor at the premiere for his first..
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A group of rowdy anti-vaxxers in New York have their own weird twist to Patrick Henry's liberty demand -- they're demanding freedom, alright ... food court..
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Prince Harry got a taste of New York he's never experienced before ... in the form of chicken and waffles ... and a lot more. Harry and Meghan Markle took a trip..
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Jennifer Lopez took a trip to Central Park in NYC Friday night, to rehearse for the big concert Saturday. J Lo hit the stage with Ja Rule and LL Cool J at around..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted a large number of Indian-Americans, who gathered to meet him outside his hotel in New York on Friday evening (Local Time)..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday evening (local time) arrived in New York, where he is scheduled to address the 76th session of UNGA tomorrow. He left from..
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Michael K. Williams died of a fatal drug overdose ... according to the Chief Medical Examiner in NYC. The Medical Examiner has determined ... "The Wire" actor's..
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New York has maintained its place at the top of the Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI), while London has held on to second place as Chinese cities slipped.
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Cassandra Peterson -- best known as Elvira -- has an idea for a Halloween costume that could be this year's Joe Exotic, and it's a play off the Mistress of the..
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The Duchess of Sussex said it was "wonderful" to be back in New York as she and the Duke of Sussex visited a 9/11 memorial in their first major public trip since..
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UN invites countries to participate in UNGA, so technically the US cannot deny any head of state to visit New York where the headquarters are located.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Wednesday on an official visit to the US during which he will hold the first face-to-face meeting with President Joe..
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The prime minister was all smiles as he padded down the Amtrak train to debrief journalists on his way back to New York from his whirlwind 24 hours in Washington..
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Closing arguments are under way at R Kelly's abuse trial in New York, after the singer decided not to testify in court.
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Newly-appointed Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has promised to push for the immediate release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe during talks with Iran in New York.
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Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro is unvaccinated, but somehow got a pass to attend a United Nations meeting, but NYC restaurants literally kicked him to the..
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External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday (local time) arrived in New York to hold bilateral talks with his Norway, Iraq and UK counterparts.
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When the Foo Fighters roll outta NYC, Taylor Hawkins' pockets are gonna be a little bit fatter because he's struck a deal -- a not-so lucrative one -- with..
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Rich countries must do more to help developing nations cut carbon emissions, Boris Johnson will tell other world leaders at a high-level gathering in New York.
1 week ago • Sky News
Jason Sudeikis' good looks aren't a laughing matter! Here's the 31-year-old version of the hilarious comedian dressed to impress at a party he hosted with..
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