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New York ( /njuː ˈjɔrk/; locally [nɪu ˈjoək] or [nuː ˈjɔrk]( listen)) is a state in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States and is the nation's third most populous. The state is bordered by New Jersey and Pennsylvania to the south, and Connecticut, Massachusetts and Vermont to the east.

New York City, which is geographically the largest city in the state and most populous in the United States, is known for its history as a gateway for immigration to the United States and its status as a financial, cultural, transportation, and manufacturing center.  Read More

Articles About New York

New York Police Department’s #myNYPD Campaign Backfires (Photo: Twitter screenshot)
New York Police Department’s #myNYPD Campaign Backfires: Top 10 Outrageous Tweets, Photos Posted by Disgruntled Public

By IBTimes IN

New York Police Department’s #myNYPD Campaign Backfires: A Twitter campaign, initiated by the New York Police Department, to "communicate effectively" has gone wrong, with many of the city's residents responding with hundreds of photos of the police brutality instead. (4:41 pm)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, CONGRESS

'Home Alone' Star Macaulay Culkin Death Hoax Goes Viral (Photo: WikimediaCommons/Matt Biddulph)
'Home Alone' Star Macaulay Culkin Death Hoax Goes Viral: Actor Reportedly Passed Away on Sunday

By IBTimes IN

"Home Alone" star Macaulay Culkin is next in line to have become the victim of death hoax. A Facebook post claimed that 33-year-old actor who rose to fame with "Home Alone" passed away on Sunday. (2:21 pm)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, HOLLYWOOD

James Franco Reveals Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s Wedding Venue

By IBTimes AU

James Franco Reveals Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s Wedding Venue (12:01 pm)

MORE TOPICS: KIM KARDASHIAN

Dollars
Report Reveals World’s Richest Middle Class Found No Longer in US But in Canada

By IBTimes AU

The Canadian middle class have been found to be now the world's richest in that segment, a report on incomes published on Tuesday in the New York Times said. (11:18 am)

MORE TOPICS: THE NEW YORK TIMES

MH370 Landed Safely Somewhere As No Debris Found Yet: Boeing 777 Did Not Crash?

By IBTimes AU

MH 370 may have not crashed-a new theory suggests. Search for MH370 has been in full blow since it went missing on March 8. Previously the remains of the plane were being searched in the deeps of water of Southern Indian Ocean, however, now the searc... (11:13 am)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

U.S. Fines GM for not Answering Recall Questions
GM Seeks U.S. Court Protection Against Ignition Lawsuits

By Reuters

General Motors Co (GM.N) filed a motion in a U.S. court to enforce a bar on lawsuits stemming from ignition defects in cars sold before its 2009 bankruptcy as it fights proposed class action litigation that seeks to set aside the restriction. (10:12 am)

MORE TOPICS: GENERAL MOTORS, COURT, BP PLC, OIL SPILL, LAWYER, LAWSUIT

New Zealand Scientist Mary Quin to Serve as Star Witness to Terrorism Trial in New York

By IBTimes AU

A leading scientist in New Zealand is expected to take the stand in New York as a key witness to a major terrorism trial. Mustafa Kamel Mustafa, also known as Abu Hamza who has a metal hook instead of his right hand, is facing terrorism charges. (8:02 am)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, FBI, LONDON, ALGERIA

Khloe Kardashian arrives at the 2014 Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Party in West Hollywood
Bye Lamar Odom; Khloe Kardashian’s New Bad Boy: French Montana - Five Things You Have to Know

By IBTimes AU

There is a reason for every goodbye. Evidently, Khloe Kardashian’s divorce from Lamar Odom may not be final yet, but it really is the end of the line for the basketball athlete as she was seen sporting a necklace which reads “Karim” in Arabic or her new beau French Montana’s real name. (6:56 am)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, MOROCCO, LOS ANGELES

Indiana Pacers vs Atlanta Hawks
Watch NBA Playoffs: Atlanta Hawks vs Indiana Pacers Game 2 Live Streaming Information

By IBTimes IN

Indiana Pacers are set to face Atlanta Hawks in the second game of the NBA playoffs after going down in Game 1. Find the live streaming information here. (Apr 22)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, INDIA, TNT, SONY

William Shatner On Why He Live-Tweets ‘Supernatural’ & Other Sci-Fi Shows

By IBTimes AU

“Star Trek” ultimate star William Shatner has an undeniable presence on Twitter. He is known as a recent live-tweeter of “Supernatural” and, as of a few weeks ago, other The CW shows. He isn’t on the network’s payroll; he’s doing it just for the heck of it. (Apr 22)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, HOLLYWOOD