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. With an estimated 2018 population of 8,398,748 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 19,979,477 people in its 2018 Metropolitan Statistical Area and 22,679,948 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.
New York state's financial regulator has subpoenaed four insurance brokers as part of a broad investigation into an industry in which life insurers take over corporate pension plans from companies that.. Reuters - Published
Reuters reports research suggests U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports will cost the typical American household $831 annually. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York published research Thursday that estimated..
According to Business Insider, a spa called Soma Spa in Chelsea, New York City charges $275 for Custom Caviar Facials. Several Victoria Secret models, including, Winnie Harlow, Candice Swanepoel, and..
Tesla shares could tumble to as low as $10, according to a worst-case prediction presented by Morgan Stanley, in the latest Wall Street firm to pile on to a current wave of negativity weighing on the..
Juan Lagares hit a go-ahead, three-run double off Washington closer Sean Doolittle, Rajai Davis capped the six-run eighth inning with a three-run homer in his first at-bat for the Mets and New York.. USATODAY.com - Published
A Long Island judge on Wednesday overturned the conviction of a man who spent 33 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. Keith Bush was 17 and at a house party when police arrested him in the.. CBS News - Published
A 20-year-old New Jersey man accused of threatening on social media to "shoot everybody" at a pro-Israel march and bomb the Trump Tower skyscraper in New York City was arrested on Wednesday on a string.. Reuters - Published
A truck has fallen through the upper level of a parking garage in northern New Jersey. The accident happened shortly before noon Wednesday at a parking facility in North Bergen township, some 9 miles.. USATODAY.com - Published
New York state's legislature on Wednesday passed a bill that would make it easier for U.S. congressional committees investigating President Donald Trump to get access to his state tax returns. Reuters - Published
Andrew Yang, a businessman from New York, is seeking the Democratic nomination for president. His focus on preventing mass unemployment caused by the automation of jobs has made him popular online, but.. NYTimes.com - Published
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 reports on the new kids in town. CBS News - Published
Gary Sánchez hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to cap a New York rally fueled by Baltimore gaffes, and the Yankees overcame a five-run deficit to pull out a 10-7 victory
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In 1989, five black and Latino teenagers were wrongly accused of the brutal rape of a jogger in New York City’s Central Park. Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey.. CBS News - Published
Austin Meadows homered off Luis Cessa in the 11th inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays rallied to beat the Yankees 2-1 and regain the AL East lead after dropping behind New York for a day
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Heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder earned a fearful reputation for his power in the boxing ring. He plans to use it Saturday night in an electrifying title bout against Dominic Breazeale in New York... CBS News - Published
A New York judge has set July 12 for oral arguments in the long-running dispute between the Nationals and Orioles over money from the cable channel they jointly own, Supreme Court Justice Joel M. Cohen.. USATODAY.com - Published
New York's top financial regulator on Friday seized the state's oldest credit union, Municipal Credit Union, saying it suffered from "unsafe and unsound" conditions after its former chief executive.. Reuters - Published
The founder of an alleged New York sex cult held meetings in which female "slaves" gathered naked on the floor around him while he sat in a chair and lectured them on philosophy, one of the women.. Reuters - Published
A startup with the goal of building an aircraft that can fly at speeds over five-times the speed of sound received initial venture funding this week and expects to have a plane to show off in about.. USATODAY.com - Published
The daughter of a former leader of an alleged New York sex cult is set to testify on Friday at the trial of its founder, who is accused of forcing women into sex, urging them to starve themselves and.. Reuters - Published
“Beetlejuice: The Musical” stars Alex Brightman and Sophia Anne Caruso share behind-the-scenes secrets as they play tour guide inside New York's Winter Garden Theatre. (May 17)
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Japanese fashion tycoon Yusaku Maezawa sold art for more than $8 million at a Sotheby's auction in New York on Thursday night, providing funds to the entrepreneur who previously said he has no money. Reuters - Published
The U.S. Coast Guard says a World War II-era shipwreck off Long Island is leaking oil through two pinpoint leaks. It is conducting an assessment of the remaining oil aboard the British tanker Coimbra,.. USATODAY.com - Published