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Times Square's popularity getting unbearable for New Yorkers

The number of pedestrians in Times Square has jumped to as high as 480,000 a day after the city closed a stretch of Broadway, creating a series of public plazas and nearly doubling the amount of pedestrian space.

New York

THE Crossroads of the World has never been more popular. And that is becoming a problem. More people than ever are packing into Times Square - from across the world, the United States and the rest of New York City.

Eager to dip into such a bounty of wallets, international...

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