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.
A fashion brand based in New York is facing backlash over hoodies it unveiled during New York Fashion Week. The hoodies featured the names of schools where mass shootings have occurred, including.. CBS News - Published
Tekashi 6ix9ine testifies against reputed members of a violent New York City gang; Alex Trebek is forced to restart treatment; Sacha Baron Cohen asks judge to dismiss lawsuit. (Sept. 18)
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Congressional Democrats on Wednesday threatened to subpoena Juul Labs if the e-cigarette maker does not provide documents relating to its products and marketing practices, while India banned the sale..
If you live in a big city like New York, sometimes simple activities like grocery shopping can feel like a stressful, time-consuming chore. To alleviate the pain, Business Insider rounded up 5 online..
Purdue Pharma, the company behind OxyContin, filed for bankruptcy protection Sunday night (September 15), amid more than 2,600 lawsuits alleging the company helped fuel the deadly U.S. opioid epidemic...
People in New York are not worried about President Donald Trump’s push to ban flavored e-cigarettes. According to Reuters, they admit youth addiction needed to be controlled and hope this might help...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street was pushed higher on Wednesday by tariff-sensitive technology and industrial shares after China extended an olive branch ahead of next month’s trade negotiations with..
The FBI raided the home of the head of a payroll company that abruptly shut down, leaving more than 250,000 people without paychecks this week. Photos from the Daily Mail show agents searching the New.. CBS News - Published
New York banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, a move that comes as federal health officials investigate a mysterious surge of severe breathing illnesses and seven deaths linked to vaping... CBS News - Published
New York became the second state to ban flavored e-cigarettes on Tuesday after its Democratic governor called for emergency action in response to concerns about their rising use among teens and a.. Reuters - Published
At a rally Monday night in New York City, Senator Elizabeth Warren told Democratic voters they can't back a candidate they don't believe in because they're scared of President Trump. CBSN political.. CBS News - Published
Art restorers examined New York's Charging Bull statue Tuesday after the iconic piece was vandalized last week. A Texas man was arrested on charges of attacking it with a banjo. (Sept. 17)
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A condominium tower in New York City will be the world's tallest predominantly residential building when it opens next year. The 1,550-foot Central Park Tower offers soaring views of New York. (Sept... USATODAY.com - Published
Prosecutors in New York City have reportedly subpoenaed eight years of President Trump's tax returns. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. has declined to comment on the reports. CBS News White.. CBS News - Published
Democratic presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren is vowing to tackle corruption in Washington. She held a big rally at Washington Square Park in New York City Monday night. CBSN political.. CBS News - Published
In an exclusive interview, Harvey Weinstein's new defense attorney tells "CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King she's confident he'll be exonerated in the criminal cases against him. The former movie.. CBS News - Published
Here's the latest for Tuesday September 17th: Israel holds election; Trump says it looks like Iran is behind Saudi Arabia attack; Elizabeth Warren campaigns in NYC, talks about corruption; GM-UAW.. USATODAY.com - Published
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Tuesday she plans to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump in New York next week, in what would be the first formal bilateral discussions between the.. Reuters - Published
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday he would meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at the end of the month, as regional tensions rise in the Middle East after the weekend attacks on.. Reuters - Published
Elizabeth Warren rallied supporters in New York City Monday night and highlighted her plan to take corporate influence out of Washington. CBS News 2020 campaign reporter Zak Hudak reports. CBS News - Published
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday denounced the corruption she argues has crippled the country's politics and economy, drawing her largest crowd thus far in a sign of her.. Reuters - Published
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday delivered a fierce denunciation of the corruption she argues has crippled the country's political and economic systems, speaking to a crowd.. Reuters - Published
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid growing health concerns connected to vaping, especially among young people. Retailers say they.. USATODAY.com - Published
Uber on Tuesday will begin limiting drivers' access to its app in New York City to comply with regulation aimed at boosting drivers' pay and easing congestion in Manhattan, laws that Uber says will.. Reuters - Published
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday won the endorsement of the Working Families Party, a progressive group with growing political influence that previously backed U.S. Senator.. Reuters - Published
Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido is considering attending the United Nation's General Assembly in New York this month but has not yet reached a decision, the opposition envoy to the United.. Reuters - Published
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced an emergency executive action to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes in the state. The governor's office said the executive order will advance.. CBS News - Published
In 1968 editor Clay Felker, a Midwesterner whose nose was pressed against the windows of the rich and famous in New York City, and Milton Glaser, a Jewish, Bronx-born art director, launched New York, a.. CBS News - Published
On September 15, 1954, the actress' wardrobe malfunction over a New York City subway grate was filmed for a celebrated scene in "The Seven Year Itch" – footage that would be deemed unusable CBS News - Published
Over the past 30 years, the films of Ken Burns have covered the Civil War, the Vietnam War, baseball, jazz and more. His latest project, chronicling the story of country music from the hollers of West.. CBS News - Published
The FBI is investigating a payroll company that abruptly shut down and left more than 250,000 employees across the country without paychecks. The New York based company MyPayrollHR allegedly diverted.. CBS News - Published
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Thursday he will not travel to New York for the annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly later this month, but that two of his envoys would.. Reuters - Published