Here’s a look at some of the most dramatic images from across the world.
_New York City, USAA reveler celebrates as confetti falls during a celebration of the new year in New York’s Times Square. (Photo: Adam Hunger/AP)Confetti drops over the crowd as the clock strikes midnight during the New Year’s celebration in Times Square as seen from the Marriott Marquis. (Photo: Frank Franklin II/AP)Revelers celebrate New Year’s Eve in Times Square. (Photo: Jeenah Moon/Reuters)Fireworks go off in Times Square at midnight. (Photo: Darren Ornitz/Reuters)
Vina del Mar, ChileFireworks explode during a pyrotechnic show to celebrate the new year. (Photo: Rodrigo Garrido/Reuters)
Rio de Janeiro, BrazilA man watches the fireworks exploding over Copacabana Beach (Photo: Leo Correa/AP
Lisbon, PortugalFireworks light the sky marking New Year, behind Lisbon’s Saint George castle. (Photo: Armando Franca/AP
Nottingham, EnglandFireworks light up the sky over the Old Market Square. (Photo: Neil Squires/PA Images via Getty Images)