New York City prepares for the ball drop to ring in 2019

National News

New York City is preparing for the new year by conducting a test of the new year’s eve ball drop for the 2019 countdown in Times Square. The ball is covered with a total of two thousand six hundred eighty eight Waterford crystal triangles. Up to two million people are expected to crowd into Times Square tomorrow to countdown the new year. The annual New York celebration will feature performances by Bastille, New Kids on the Block, Christina Aguilera, Sting, Snoop Dogg and Robin Thicke.

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