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Intersection and area in Manhattan, New York

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Times Square: Intersection and area in Manhattan, New York
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.

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NYC recovery challenged by spike in homelessness [Video]

NYC recovery challenged by spike in homelessness

Times Square and the surrounding areas have been overrun with homeless and mentally ill people, an unfortunate fallout from the health crisis, officials say. Lisa Bernhard produced this report.

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:32Published
Israeli, Palestinian demonstrators gather in NYC [Video]

Israeli, Palestinian demonstrators gather in NYC

Pro-Israel and pro-Palestinian demonstrators gathered on opposing sides of the street in New York's Times Square on Thursday night following the announcement of a ceasefire in the Middle East.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:00Published
3 injured in Times Square shooting [Video]

3 injured in Times Square shooting

Two women and a 4-year-old girl, believed to be innocent bystanders, were wounded in a shooting at New York’s Times Square, according to New York police. CNN’s Alison Kosik has more.

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 03:05Published
Three people shot in New York's Times Square [Video]

Three people shot in New York's Times Square

Three people including a four-year-old girl were shot in New York City's Times Square after gunfire broke out in a dispute that they were apparently not involved in, the city's top police official said..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 00:52Published

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