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Taraji P. Henson, Katrina Bowden, Linda Gray, Diana Ramirez and Eve (L-R) line up to walk the runway in New York City. The women get dolled up in their best red dress for the Heart Truth's Red Dress Collection 2011 at The Theatre at Lincoln Center during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. 960 1280

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Julianne Hough, Ann Curry, Matthew McConaughey, Camila Alves and Gayle King (L-R) pose for a picture at the Heart Truth's Red Dress Collection 2011, an annual fashion show to encourage woman to lower their risk for heart disease. February is American Heart Month. 960 1280

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Project Runway Season 4 winner, Christian Siriano (center), poses with friends after his fall collection fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City. 960 1280

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Rapper and actress Eve attends the Rebecca Minkoff Fall 2011 show at The Theater at Lincoln Center. 960 1280

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Fashion journalist Louise Roe, Lo Bosworth from MTV's The Hills, and model Agyness Deyn (L-R) check out women walking the runway to show off Rebecca Minkoff's Fall 2010 Collection. 960 1280

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From the TV show Real Housewives of New York, Simon van Kempen and Alex McCord pose for a picture with their friend Patrick McDonald before the Academy of Art University's Fall 2011 fashion show. 960 1280

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Designer Tinsley Mortimer, Becca Diamond, musician Alexa Ray Joel, TV personality Olivia Munn, actress Mena Suvari and photographer Nigel Barker (L-R) attend the Jill Stuart Fall 2011 fashion show during New York Fashion Week. 960 1280

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Model Petra Nemkova (fourth from L), actress Rosario Dawson, actress Rose Byrne, and actress Bella Heathcote watch the models walk the runway to show off the Tommy Hilfiger Fall 2011Women's Collection. 960 1280

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Model Veronica Webb, celebrity stylist June Ambrose and actress Julia Stiles sit in the front row to see the Tracy Reese Fall 2011 fashion show. 960 1280

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Actress Gabrielle Union and TV news personality Natalie Morales are all smiles at the Tracey Reese Fall fashion show. 960 1280

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Paparazzi surround reality TV star Kim Kardashian taking her seat before the fashion show for Charlotte Ronson's Fall/Winter 2011 Collection. 960 1280

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Singer Fergie watches a model present a creation at the Diane Von Furstenberg Fall/Winter 2011 collection during New York Fashion Week. 960 1280

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Reality TV star Ramona Singer (center), of The Real Housewives of New York City, reacts to a model wearing an interesting creation at the Zang Toi Fall/Winter 2011 fashion show. 960 1280

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Musician Wyclef Jean stands for a quick photo op with the paparazzi before the Tommy Hilfiger Fall/Winter 2011 collection show during New York Fashion Week. 960 1280

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Reality TV star Olivia Palermo (L), and actress Vanessa Hudgens smile for the camera at the Tibi Fall/Winter 2011 collection fashion show during Fashion Week. 960 1280

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Gild Hall
Gild Hall, a stylish boutique hotel in lower Manhattan, has a business center on the fourth floor and a few small meeting rooms. Faxing is available at the front desk, and in-room Wi-Fi is available for $10. Read Gild Hall's review
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Gramercy Park
The Gramercy Park Hotel, located in Gramercy/Murray Hill has a business center with a 24-hour, multilingual secretarial staff and all the equipment you could possibly need, including video-conferencing and AV equipment. The hotel also has conference facilities for up to 50 people and in-room Wi-Fi for $15 per day. Read Gramercy Park's review
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Grand Hyatt Avenue
Located right next to Grand Central Station, the Grand Hyatt has a 24-hour business center, Wi-Fi for $9.99 a day and is fully equipped for conferences, with 55,000 square feet of meeting space. Read Grand Hyatt's review
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Holiday Inn NYC -- Manhattan 6th Avenue
The Holiday Inn in Chelsea is a great pick for business travelers on a budget. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi and has a small business center with free copying, printing and faxing. Read Holiday Inn NYC's review
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Hotel Giraffe
The quiet and small-scale Hotel Giraffe, located in Gramercy/Murray Hill, offers guests free Wi-Fi (and in-room hard-wired connections as well). There is no business center, but guests have access to a laptop and printer, and the Penthouse Piano Suite can be used for meeting space. Read Hotel Giraffe's review
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Kitano New York
With a quiet Murray Hill location, the Kitano is convenient to both Midtown East and the Financial District and offers guests a free shuttle to Wall Street every morning. The Kitano also offers guests a business center, laptop rentals and meeting rooms for corporate events. Read Kitano Hotel's review
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Millennium Hilton
The Millennium Hilton, located in Lower Manhattan, offers guests a 24-hour business center, conference services and an audio-visual staff. Wi-Fi is available for $14.95 per day, and the fitness center, sauna and pool make the Millennium Hilton a great place to let off some steam. Read Millennium Hilton's review
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Ritz-Carlton New York Battery Park
The Ritz-Carlton New York Battery Park has 6 large meeting rooms, a boardroom and a high-tech business center, making it the perfect place for conferences and corporate events. The hotel even offers guests a 'Conference Concierge' and an in-house audio-visual department. Read Ritz-Carlton's review
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Sofitel New York
Located in Midtown West near 16 different subway lines, this hotel has a multilingual staff, a free 24-hour business center and Wi-Fi for $7.99 a day. Read Sofitel's Review
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The Alex Hotel
Located close to the United Nations in Midtown East, the Alex Hotel is a popular choice for diplomats. The hotel has a business center, free Wi-Fi in the lobby (and for $15 per day in rooms) and a stylish meeting room.Read Alex Hotel's review
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The Kimberly Hotel
This hotel, located in Midtown, has 700-square-foot suites, perfect for extended-stay business travelers. A penthouse meeting space can be rented out for meetings or events, and it's equipped with a PC/laser jet printer, fax machine, conference table and high-speed Internet. Read Kimberly Hotel's review
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New York's Times Square has wall-to-wall signage for Broadway plays, commercial ads and more. Once known as Longacre Square, Times Square was created in 1904 when The New York Times moved into the neighborhood. 960 1280

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A policeman directs traffic in front of the famous neon billboards of Times Square in New York City, at its intersection with Broadway. 960 1280

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This is the original Manhattan street sign from Wall Street and Broad Street from late 19th- to early 20th-century. The porcelain sign stood near the New York Stock Exchange and sold to a bidder for $116,500 at a Christie's auction. 960 1280

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Tourists and locals alike are familiar with this sign plaster on most taxi cabs that swerve through the traffic in New York. It's also a good way to determine the cheaper route -- a taxi cab ride or a ride on the subway. 960 1280

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Take a peep at this! Peep-O-Rama, the last pornography store on 42nd Street in the New York's Times Square district, closed in 2002. Since the 1990's bars and porn theaters were replaced with cafés and tourist shops. 960 1280

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These colorful signs at Coney Island, located in Brooklyn, tout the circus-sideshow attractions at the seaside theme park. Coney Island has been a summer destination for millions of New Yorkers for generations. 960 1280

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You're looking at a piece of New York's history. It's an old subway sign and lamp post located in uptown near Fort Tryon Park. 960 1280

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What a big difference! Matching the big neon billboards and signs in Times Square, this brightly-lit sign, marked with specific train lines, is located at the subway entrance on 42nd Street. 960 1280

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Two American soldiers and a civilian in a fedora watch workers on a scaffold hang a billboard advertisement featuring a woman's bare legs above the Winter Garden Theater and Café Zanzibar in 1944. 960 1280

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Sexy models are still part of New York's landscape. In SoHo, this provocative Calvin Klein billboard, with half-nude models, sparked a major controversy in the city. 960 1280

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A few years ago, some tourists and locals were lucky enough to hop aboard this antique subway train from the 1930s. The train is still equipped with ceiling fans and wicker seats. 960 1280

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Travelers, near and far, are familiar with the popular shirts and other merchandise that bear the "I Love New York" logo. 960 1280

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Locals and tourists on the subway trains in New York are familiar with these signs. These mosaic-tile signs clearly mark the stations along any give subway train route. 960 1280

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The neon glow of the Radio City Music Hall marks it as a well-renowned location in New York City. It's a hot spot for people to enjoy the Rockettes and other performances by popular celebs. 960 1280

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People walk past a 3-story billboard featuring porn actress Jenna Jameson in Times Square. The ad touts Jamison's web site with text reading "Who Says They Cleaned Up Times Square?" 960 1280

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