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Times Square: Neighborhood in Manhattan in New York City
Times Square is a major commercial intersection, tourist destination, entertainment center, and neighborhood in the Midtown Manhattan section of New York City, at the junction of Broadway and Seventh Avenue. Brightly lit by numerous billboards and advertisements, it stretches from West 42nd to West 47th Streets, and is sometimes referred to as "the Crossroads of the World", "the Center of the Universe", "the heart of the Great White Way", and "the heart of the world". One of the world's busiest pedestrian areas, it is also the hub of the Broadway Theater District and a major center of the world's entertainment industry. Times Square is one of the world's most visited tourist attractions, drawing an estimated 50 million visitors annually. Approximately 330,000 people pass through Times Square daily, many of them tourists, while over 460,000 pedestrians walk through Times Square on its busiest days.


Celebrations pour at New York's Times Square as Biden clinches presidency [Video]

Celebrations pour at New York's Times Square as Biden clinches presidency

Supporters pour across United States to celebrate the big win of US President-elect Joe Biden. People gathered at Times Square in New York to celebrate the victory of Biden. Democrats rejoiced and were..

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Crowds party in New York's Times Square as Biden secures presidency [Video]

Crowds party in New York's Times Square as Biden secures presidency

Enthusiastic crowds have taken to the streets of New York to celebrate JoeBiden winning the 2020 presidential election to become the 46th president ofthe United States.

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Jared and Ivanka threaten Lincoln Project lawsuit [Video]

Jared and Ivanka threaten Lincoln Project lawsuit

President Donald Trump's daughter and son-in-law, both top White House aides, are threatening to sue a group of anti-Trump Republicans for posting billboard ads in New York City's Times Square linking..

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Times Square ball drop to be a virtual event

The ball drop will happen in New York's Times Square this year, but like other iconic New York holiday events, the public can only watch it on TV or online. The NYPD will route people who try to gather.. - Published

"CBS Evening News" headlines for Monday, November 9, 2020

Here's a look at the top stories making headlines on the "CBS Evening News with Norah O'Donnell" from our Election 2020 headquarters in Times Square.
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Crowds gather in Times Sq to celebrate Biden win

Large crowds gathered in New York's Time Square in riotous celebrations as Democrat Joe Biden defeated Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States on Saturday. (Nov. 7) - Published

CBS News: 2020 America Decides

"CBS Evening News" anchor and managing editor Norah O'Donnell and the CBS News election team report from our Times Square headquarters with the latest news on the race for the White House.
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CBS News Special Report: Trump delivers remarks from the White House

President Trump addressed the country Thursday night as voting continues across key states. "CBS Evening News" anchor and managing editor Norah O'Donnell anchors this CBS News Special Report from our..
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John Mulaney sends up Times Square and COVID in Broadway spoof, 'elderly man contest' in 'SNL' monologue

In his fourth time hosting 'Saturday Night Live,' John Mulaney unleashed another bonkers musical number and leaned political in his monologue. - Published

Lincoln Project brings viral anti-Trump billboards to Mar-a-Lago this weekend

The Lincoln Project's Times Square billboards showing Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner will be floating near Mar-a-Lago this weekend. - Published

Lincoln Project attorney on billboards lawsuit threat: 'Please peddle your scare tactics elsewhere'

lincoln project attorney on billboards lawsuit threat: 'please peddle your scare tactics elsewhere'
The Lincoln Project, a prominent anti-Trump Republican group, is defending its right to erect billboards in Times Square critical of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, noting they are both public..
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Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner threaten to sue the Lincoln Project over Times Square billboards

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner threatened to sue the Lincoln Project over two billboard ads put up in Times Square. - Published

Jared and Ivanka threaten lawsuit over Times Square billboards

jared and ivanka threaten lawsuit over times square billboards
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s daughter and son-in-law, both top White House aides, are threatening to sue a group of anti-Trump Republicans for posting billboard ads in New York City’s..
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New York pop-up store spotlights plastic waste

At first glance, this Times Square pop-up may look like a regular grocery store, but every single item in The Plastic Bag Store is made from plastic. The exhibit's opening comes on the heels of New..
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Times Square will hold a digital celebration to ring in 2021

The celebration will feature a group of in-person honorees who will reflect the "themes, challenges and inspirations of 2020."
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New Year's Eve Ball Drop in Times Square Going Virtual This Year

new year's eve ball drop in times square going virtual this year
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9/11: The truth behind the famous Falling Man and his real identity

9/11: the truth behind the famous falling man and his real identity
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT The usually bustling express subway was completely empty on the morning of September 11, 2001. Except for one man.It was unusual for a carriage speeding from Times Square..
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Car drives into crowd of Black Lives Matter protesters in Times Square

No one was injured in the incident in New York City's Times Square, which police are investigating.
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Car drives through Times Square protesters

A car drove through a group of Black Lives Matter protesters, who were demonstrating in New York City's Times Square over the death of a Black man, Daniel Prude, following an encounter with police in..
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Car Plows Through Times Square Protest of Daniel Prude Killing

It's become the tactic of choice for domestic terrorists ... using a car as a weapon to attack protesters. A Ford Taurus careened through a Black Lives Matter protest Thursday night, as at least 350.. - Published

Cops searching for suspect who rammed car through crowd of protesters in New York

Police are still searching for a suspect after a car rammed through a crowd of protesters in Times Square. - Published

Car rams into crowd of protesters in New York City's Times Square, video shows

The group was protesting the death of Daniel Prude, a Black man killed during an incident with police in March, when a car rammed into the crowd. - Published

AP Top Stories September 4 A

Here's the latest about Friday September 4th: Trump denies making disparaging comments about U.S. war dead; Biden visits Kenosha; Authorities kill man suspected of shooting dead supporter of right-wing.. - Published

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Krispy Kreme to open NYC flagship location next month with world's largest 'Hot Light' after COVID-19 delay

Krispy Kreme plans to open its first flagship location in New York City's Times Square Sept. 15 after delaying amid the coronavirus pandemic. - Published

Increased security, cold temps for those celebrating in Times Square

About one million people are expected to pack New York City’s Times Square for New Year’s Eve and those celebrating in Manhattan will face bitter cold and heightened security. Elaine Quijano..
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Largest digital display of Lord Ram shines in New York's Times Square

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From Ayodhya to New York: Here's how Indians in the US will mark Ram Temple festivities at Times Square on August 5

Images of Lord Ram and 3D portraits of the grand Ram Temple in Ayodhya will be shown across the giant billboards in the iconic Times Square to celebrate the temple's groundbreaking ceremony.
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Lord Ram's images to be displayed in Times Square to celebrate August 5 Ram Temple groundbreaking

Prominent community leader and President of the American India Public Affairs Committee Jagdish Sewhani told that among the prominent billboards that are being leased for the occasion are the giant..
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Indian-American community holds 'Boycott China' protest at Times Square in New York

A large number of Indian-Americans chanting ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai' and other patriotic slogans staged a protest against China at the iconic Times Square here, demanding an economic boycott and a..
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NYPD officers kneel alongside protesters peacefully during George Floyd protest

NYPD officers took a knee alongside protesters in Times Square for a brief respite from the violent protests following the death of George Floyd. - Published

The ‘Trump Death Clock’ in Times Square May Be Coming to a City Near You

the ‘trump death clock’ in times square may be coming to a city near you
In the early hours Friday, those braving tourist-free Times Square were treated to an arresting sight: a white billboard projecting the words ‘Trump Death Clock’ in big black letters; underneath,..
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'Trump Death Clock' in Times Square Estimating Fatalities Caused by Delays in COVID-19 Response Hits 48,000

'trump death clock' in times square estimating fatalities caused by delays in covid-19 response hits 48,000
A billboard in New York's Times Square that displays a number its maker says reflects the fatalities caused by a delayed U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic, has hit over 48,000 as of Tuesday...
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People flock to Times Square for photos

With streets empty due to the coronavirus lockdown, New York's Times Square has turned into a playground for car enthusiasts. (April 4) - Published

Special Report: A night on the New York subway - Homeless find shelter underground during pandemic

The lights still scream for attention, but on this night Times Square has the feel of an abandoned Hollywood film set. Gone are the hordes of tourists shooting selfies with Elmo and Wonder Woman...
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Times Square is open — but mostly empty — as coronavirus fears grip US: 'This is crazy, right?'

People have gathered in Times Square for a century. Even now, in the middle of a global coronavirus pandemic, the place retains its magnetic pull. - Published

Students perform in Times Square as shutdown bites

New Yorkers began their work week holed up at home against the coronavirus as the escalating outbreak shifted the daily routines of Americans in ways never before seen in U.S. history. - Published

Australia firefighters thanked with Times Square billboard

The Australian bushfire agency said it wanted to say thanks to helpers in "the biggest way possible".
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Robot with coronavirus advice hits Times Square

Worried about the spread of coronavirus? A five-foot tall (1.5 meter) Promobot might have your answer.
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Cheers, tears, prayers in Times Square for 2020

The massive crowd in New York's City's Times Square welcomed the arrival of 2020 and expressed some of their hopes and wishes for the new year. (Jan. 1) - Published

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