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Shepard Fairey pleaded guilty Friday in Manhattan Federal Court. 

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

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

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

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

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

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

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

Midtown & Theater District »

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

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

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.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

A group of Uptown and Bronx community groups and leaders called on state legislators to support the Obama administration's jobs bill.

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President Barack Obama expressed understanding towards the Occupy Wall Street protesters' grievances, while Mayor Michael Bloomberg defended the NYPD Thursday.

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Mayor Michael Bloomberg's girlfriend, Diana Taylor, criticized President Obama, Senator Gillibrand and the slew of Republican presidential hopefuls in an interview with the New York Observer .

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Mayor Michael Bloomberg warned Friday that unless the economy improves, young people could riot on the streets.

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The national and state poverty rate both rose in 2010 amid concerns over a lack of job creation.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Well-known sidewalk artist Hani Shihada was recently commissioned to paint portraits of Margaret Thatcher and other political figures.