World | David Barboza, The New York Times | Friday January 2, 2015
With a dazzling light show set to begin at midnight, a huge crowd of revelers had gathered for an outdoor New Year's Eve in this city's historic riverfront district. They began to grow unruly.
World | Reuters | Friday January 2, 2015
Roughly 1 million revelers rang in the new year at New York's Times Square under unusually tight security for the nation's biggest New Year's Eve celebration, while at least 29 protesters were arrested in California after violence broke out at a marc...
World | Reuters | Friday January 2, 2015
Roughly 1 million revelers packed New York's Times Square and rang in the new year with the city's annual crystal ball drop under unusually tight security for the nation's biggest New Year's Eve celebrations.
World | Associated Press | Thursday January 1, 2015
Revelers crowded New York's Times Square and converged on the beaches of Brazil and skyscrapers of Dubai to say good riddance to a turbulent 2014 marred by terror woes, Ebola outbreaks and a horrific series of airline disasters.
World | Austin Ramzy, The New York Times | Thursday January 1, 2015
At least 35 people were killed and 43 injured in a stampede during New Year's Eve celebrations in Shanghai, the city's government reported.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 24, 2014
A national coalition of activists on Tuesday rejected calls to suspend anti-police protests in New York after two officers were murdered and called for a mass demonstration on New Year's Eve.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to the Indian community at a grand public reception at New York's Madison Square Garden on September 28 will be beamed live on giant screens at the city's iconic Times Square.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 12, 2014
Minister of State for Culture and Tourism Shripad Yesso Naik on Friday announced the setting up of a cultural hub in Mumbai on the lines of New York's Times Square.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Ataui Deng, a Sudanese model who has worked with some of the world's top designers, has gone missing in New York, police said on Monday.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday August 6, 2014
A traffic accident involving two double-decker tour buses in the city's Theater District on Tuesday afternoon injured 13 people, three of them seriously.
Offbeat | Trinaa Prasad | Wednesday July 30, 2014
It started with a fake Barack Obama (a lookalike, if you please), fake security entourage, and a handful of fake fans.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Cookie Monster may soon need a license.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Sunday July 27, 2014
A man dressed as Spider-Man is under arrest for punching a police officer who told him to stop harassing tourists in New York's Times Square.
World | Associated Press | Sunday July 27, 2014
Artists in New York City have painted the bodies of 40 nude models and turned an entrance to Central Park into a celebration of the human form.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Wednesday June 18, 2014
The episode isn't among Spider-Man's biggest hits: the superhero vs. mom.
Offbeat | Agence-France Presse | Friday April 25, 2014
Authorities in China's restive Xinjiang region are offering cash to informants who report on neighbours with excessive facial hair, state media has reported.
Chandni | Wednesday April 16, 2014
New York's crowded Times Square had no idea that April 13 would bring with it a Bollywood bang.
World | Agence France-Press | Saturday March 15, 2014
A man who became known for claiming he was the U.S. sailor kissing a woman in Times Square in a famous World War II-era photo taken by a Life magazine photographer has died. Glenn McDuffie was 86.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 2, 2014
All 52 passengers who spent Christmas and New Year trapped on an icebound Russian research vessel in Antarctica were airlifted on Thursday in a dramatic rescue mission.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday January 1, 2014
A sea of horn-tooting, hat-wearing revelers cheered and some even kissed as the famed crystal ball dropped in a freezing New York City's Times Square to ring in 2014
World | Reuters | Wednesday January 1, 2014
From Sydney to Dubai, revelers welcomed 2014 with extravagant fireworks displays.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday December 31, 2013
About half of Americans expect 2014 to be a better year than 2013, according to the recent AP-Times Square New Year's Eve poll.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 31, 2013
NASA astronauts are ringing in 2014 by sending greetings from space to the crowd gathered in New York's Times Square on New Year's Eve.
Reuters | Monday December 23, 2013
With the Times Square Ball app for iPhone and Android, people not near a television can tune in.