Mascots dressed as characters from the mobile video game “Candy Crush Saga” pose outside the New York Stock Exchange ahead of the IPO of Mobile game maker King Digital Entertainment Plc.
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This image shows two people in costume as Minnie Mouse, left, and Elmo, looking at a man in a Tyrannosaurus Rex costume in Times Square, in New York to promote the “Walking with Dinosaurs, the Arena Spectacular.” The show is coming back to the U.S. and Canada its first visit to North America since its inaugural 2007 tour and many of its lifelike puppets will be wearing downy feathers, reflecting recent discoveries. Read more
A man wraps up against the cold in downtown Albany, New York, as bitterly cold temperatures returned bringing up to six inches of snow and ice to the state capital
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Heavy smoke pours from the debris as the New York fire department responds to a 5-alarm fire and building collapse at 1646 Park Avenue in the Harlem area of Manhattan in New York City. Reports of an explosion were heard before the collapse of two multiple-dwelling buildings that left at least 11 injured
A man and child walk through Times Square as it snows in the Manhattan borough of New York. Read more
The tower of New York’s One World Trade Center pierces a blanket of fog. This photo is taken looking south from the 48th floor at 42nd Street and 11th Avenue in Midtown Manhattan. Read more
A passenger takes part in the annual No Pants Subway Ride in New York on Sunday. The event started in 2002 in New York and has spread to 60 cities in 25 countries.
Pedestrians on the Brooklyn Bridge as it snows in New York on Friday. The storm is expected to bring snow, stiff winds and punishing cold into the north east.
A shopper rests in the shoe section of Macy’s Herald Square store in New York on Black Friday, the US’s busiest shopping day of the year
A Spiderman balloon floats down Central Park West in New York during a Thanksgiving parade