New York
New York

New York is a state in the Northeastern region 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. The state has a maritime border with Rhode Island east of Long Island, as well as an international border with the Canadian provinces of Ontario to the west, and Quebec to the north. New York is often referred to as New York State to distinguish it from New York City.

The Catastrophic events of November 8, 2006 changed New York and the United States in ways too numerous to truly enumerate here. A full detail of events that transpired following November 8, 2006 can be found here.

The City of New York is divided up into the five main boroughs, detailed below.


New York in the News

A full detailing of news pertaining to New York can be found here in the current events archive, which also contains news and information for areas outside of New York State as well.

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