New York Ushers In New Year With Celebration In Times Square

NEW YORK, NY – JANUARY 01: Confetti flies through the air in Times Square just after the annual ball drop January 01, 2011 in New York City. This year a 11,875-pound Waterford crystal ball descended a 141-foot tall flagpole to mark the beginning of 2011. (Photo by Brian Harkin/Getty Images)