New Year

A member of a dragon dance group carries the head of the dragon during the Chinese Lunar New Year parade in Chinatown in New York, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
February 17, 2019 - 4:31 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Drums, dragons and dancers paraded through New York's Chinatown on Sunday to usher in the Year of the Pig in the metropolis with the biggest population of Chinese descent of any city outside Asia. Confetti and spectators a half-dozen or more deep at points lined the route of the...
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Times Square ball drop 2019
AP Photo/Adam Hunger
January 01, 2019 - 9:18 am
Rain drops fell along with confetti as revelers rang in 2019 in New York's Times Square, capping a soggy New Year's Eve celebration that included singer-songwriter Bebe Rexha's stirring rendition of John Lennon's "Imagine" just before midnight.
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Revelers Times Square 2019
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December 31, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Thousands of people from all over the world descended on Times Square Monday to ring in 2019, but revelers face a soggy forecast that could dampen their New Year’s plans.
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New Year
Brendan Esposito/AAP via AP
December 31, 2018 - 4:10 pm
Revelers around the globe are bidding farewell Monday to a year filled with challenges to many of the world's most basic institutions, including politics, trade, alliances and religion. Fireworks, concerts, spiritual services and political addresses abounded to mark the transition. A look at how...
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Times Square New Year
AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File
December 30, 2018 - 2:54 pm
Crowd-size experts scoff at the mammoth Times Square crowd-size figures — floated annually by city officials and event organizers — saying it's impossible to squeeze that many of even the skinniest revelers into such a relatively small space.
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Waterford crystal ball
Photo by Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
December 26, 2018 - 1:40 pm
Workers in Times Square were getting the famous Waterford crystal ball ready on Wednesday, with less than a week to go before revelers ring in the new year.
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