More than eight million people live there. People also call it the Big Apple. It is the home of the United Nations. New York City is a part of the New York State. New York City is home to two hundred and fifty museums, four hundred art galleries, and the world famous Broadway for entertainment.
New York City is the business capital of the world.
Many national and international corporations have their headquarters in New York City. Wall Street is the world’s leading center of finance and the home of the American Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange.
Baseball is the most popular sport and the Big Apple has two baseball teams.
In other cities in the United States American football is more popular. New York supports many other sports events. The New York City Marathon is the world’s largest marathon and you can see the Amateur Boxing Golden Gloves at Madison Square Garden every year.