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# Times Square

All time
# The Big Apple
'There's an odd free pint' - Mayo fans embracing 'celebrity' status after New York photo
Bernard Waldron and his friends were in Times Square when they posed for a photo that would make them an online sensation.
# George Mendonsa
Sailor who kissed woman in iconic V-J Day Times Square photo dies at 95
Known as V-J Day, it was the day Japan surrendered to the United States.
# grateful
NYPD recovers ring that fell down grate after proposal
CCTV footage of a British couple trying to retrieve the ring went viral at the weekend.
# Times Square
New York bombing accused posted to Donald Trump's Facebook before attack
No one but the bomber was seriously injured in Monday’s attack.
# islamic state
Undercover FBI agent helped foil bomb plot in Times Square
The men in question also allegedly planned to target concerts in New York.
Times Square driver says he tried to get mental help before the crash
A teenager died and 22 others were injured in the incident.
# Manhattan
Times Square driver who claimed he 'hears voices' charged with murder
Authorities said there was no evidence the crash was terror-related.
# New York
Times Square driver had been 'hearing voices and expected to die'
23 people were struck, with one fatality, when a car ploughed into pedestrians in Manhattan yesterday.
# New York
One dead and 22 injured as car ploughs into pedestrians at Times Square
Charlie Flanagan has expressed Ireland’s “solidarity with the people of New York at this time”.
# dick clark
Production company denies 'absurd' claim it sabotaged Mariah Carey's disastrous NYE performance
Dick Clark Productions has said comments made by Carey’s representative are “outrageous”.
# i'm trying to be a good sport
Mariah Carey had a lipsync malfunction of epic proportions in Times Square last night
Making Milli Vanilli look like amateurs.
# New York
Woman killed after being pushed in front of subway train at Times Square station
Authorities have described the suspect as emotionally disturbed.
# Times rectangles
New rules mean all the Times Square Elmos and Spidermen now have to stay within painted rectangles
The colour-coded Designated Activity Zones are meant to rein in the pushy panhandlers who have flooded the area.
# Shinner dinner
Here's what's on the menu for Sinn Féin's €500-a-plate NY fundraiser
Cocktails, salad, steak and a type of Spanish cheese are all on the menu in Manhattan tonight.
# Start spreading the news
Topless women in Times Square are 'breaking the law'
A special task force has been set up to crack down on the practice.
# New York
The one empty building in the heart of Times Square
The New Year’s eve ball will drop from the tower at 12 o’clock tonight.
# tasty and tempting food
Supermacs really do have giant billboards in Times Square
It’s real. Snack boxes for all!
# what a din
The new guitar centre at Times Square is hell on earth
Spare a thought for the employees.
# New York City
Photos: This is how Times Square looked with the lights off last night
New York City looked very different with the lights out.
# spidey sense
'Spiderman' appears on news show... and fails to save reporter
Spiderman fail.
# pic of the day
Spider-Man Checking Out Confetti in Times Square Pic of the Day
Go Spidey.
Batman got into a row in New York and two Spidermen calmed him down
Would you like to ride with Batman?
# afternoon delight
Paul McCartney performs surprise mid-afternoon gig in Times Square
Will you still need me, will you still feed me?
# king of new york
Gareth Bale is kind of a big deal in the US
He’s the face of the Premier League in America, but will he even play in it this season?
# Times Square
Boston bombers were planning New York attack
The plan was to go to Manhattan three days after the Boston Marathon.
# Boston Marathon
Pakistani Taliban say they are not responsible for Boston bombing
“We believe in attacking [the] US and its allies but we are not involved in this attack.”
# c is for crime?
Cookie Monster accused of shoving toddler in New York
A man dressed as the Sesame Street character allegedly became aggressive in Times Square.
VIDEO: Kathy Griffin kisses Anderson Cooper's crotch on live TV
Happy new year, everybody?
# instagrammed
Snap: The top 10 Instagram locations in 2012
All is not as it seems, however.
Second person pushed in front of New York subway train
Woman hunted in case of second subway line fatality in a month.
# Frankenstorm
PHOTOS: New York battens down the hatches as Sandy approaches
The Metropolitan Transport Authority has locked up the train network ahead of Sandy’s landfall this evening.
# Shooting
Police shoot dead a man near Times Square in NYC
Police say the man lunged at them with a knife.
# occupy
Arrests in Chicago, New York and Rome following global day of action
Protests in Rome turned violent, while in Dublin there were peaceful marches in the city centre.
# Irene
Irene: 14 confirmed dead across six states as NYC evacuation order lifted
Irene has now been downgraded to a tropical storm as it heads northwards with authorities currently dealing with its aftermath.
Failed Times Square bomber sentenced to life in prison
Faisal Shahzad pleaded guilty to last May’s failed bomb attack in Manhattan.