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Crowded Times Square Welcomes 2016

Nearly a million people, many of them wearing eyeglasses with a big "2016" worked into the frames and purple top hats, crowded into New York's Times Square Thursday night to celebrate the arrival of the new year.  British vocalist Jessie J sang John Lennon's Imagine to the revelers just before the traditional huge crystal ball lit up at the stroke of midnight high in the city's skyline. Confetti flew and fireworks light up the night sky in the biggest...

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