CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Ball Drop

Confetti falls throughout Times Square during the New Years Eve celebration on January 1, 2014 in New York City. An estimated one million revelers from around the world endured long hours of cold weather to have a front seat to this year's star studded celebration. (Photo by Christopher Gregory/Getty Images)

New Year, New Mayor, And New Administration For New York City

New York City welcomed 2014 with a crowd of over a million in Times Square early Wednesday morning – and a new mayor and administration starting a new page in city history.

01/01/2014

Organizers perform a confetti test, attended by Spider-Man, for the Times Square New Year's Eve celebration on Dec. 29, 2013. (credit:  Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Nearly 800 Hard At Work On Times Square New Year’s Eve Celebration

Nearly 800 people will be hard at work the next few days to pull off one of the world’s largest New Year’s Eve parties.

12/29/2013

New Year's Citibikes

Stationary Bikes To Help Power Lights On NYE Ball

The 30,000 LED lights on the New Year’s Eve ball at Times Square are being fueled in part by pedal power.

12/28/2013

Adam Scott of Australia celebrates his win on the 10th hole during a playoff with Angel Cabrera at the 2013 Masters. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Liguori: Thrilling Finish Much-Needed After Tiger Controversy At Masters

The 2013 Masters will be remembered for a variety of crazy storylines. But the positive ones will prevail, thanks to Adam Scott and Angel Cabrera.

04/15/2013

Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Test Drop (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

A Look Back At The History Of The Times Square Ball Drop

At the time of the first New Year’s celebration in Times Square, Theodore Roosevelt was president, the New York Yankees were still known as the New York Highlanders, and it had been less than a decade since Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and the eastern Bronx had been annexed to New York City.

12/31/2012

Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Test Drop (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Test Drop Done, Police Stake Out Positions As Countdown To New Year’s Begins

The ball is comprised of nearly 2,700 Waterford crystals and 32, 256 LED lights and weighs 12,000 pounds – nearly six tons.

12/30/2012