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Queens LGBT Community Thanks Obama For Endorsing Same-Sex Marriage

Members of Queens' LGBT community, including Councilman Daniel Dromm, thanked the president Thursday.

Greenwich Village »

Mitt Romney and Rudy Giuliani Deliver Joe's Pizza to SoHo Firehouse

Mitt Romney and Rudy Giuliani brought a stack of pies from Joe's Pizza to SoHo fire fighters Tuesday.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Biden Says President Obama Has a 'Big Stick' During NYU Speech

Vice President Joe Biden brought a little college humor to NYU Thursday morning.

Manhattan »

Mitt Romney Wins New York's Republican Primary

Turnout in Manhattan was very low during Tuesday's GOP presidential primary.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

President Obama to Speak at Barnard College Commencement

President Barack Obama will speak at Barnard's commencement this spring.

Downtown »

Thumbtack 'Paintings' of Black Icons Shown in TriBeCa

Andre Woolery's artwork is made of thousands of thumbtacks.

Manhattan »

Artist Shepard Fairey Pleads Guilty in Connection to Obama 'Hope' Case

Shepard Fairey pleaded guilty Friday in Manhattan Federal Court. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Lady Gaga Lauds Dad's New Restaurant Joanne Trattoria on Opening Night

Lady Gaga tweeted about her parents' new UWS restaurant, Joanne Trattoria, opening Wednesday.

Harlem »

President Obama Sings Al Green Classic at Apollo Theater

The president sang a line from 'Let's Stay Together' during a fundraiser Thursday at the Apollo.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Spike Lee to Host UES Obama Fundraiser, Report Says

President Obama is reportedly returning to the city, this time for an intimate Spike Lee bash.

Manhattan »

The Protester is Time Magazine's Person of the Year

Time magazine named the protester its "Person of the Year," in the wake of Occupy Wall Street.

Manhattan »

Faith Hill Not Performing at Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting

Grammy-award winning country singer Fait Hill is no longer performing at Wednesday night's event.

Midtown & Theater District »

Traffic Gridlock Expected for Obama Visit During Rockefeller Tree Lighting

The Rockefeller Center tree lighting and Obama's visit will create traffic headaches for motorists.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Lady Gaga's Dad Opening New Eatery with Celeb Chef Art Smith

Lady Gaga's father, Joe Germanotta, confirmed to DNAinfo that he's opening a new restaurant in the former Vince & Eddie's space on West 68th Street, called Joanne.