In an attempt to ring in the new year, many go for the age-old tradition of accompanying the transition with a kiss
But unfortunately, the world is filled with awkward people unable to take a hint, suck face properly or understand that they’re just not that into you
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As the new year approached on Thursday, the police in Munich evacuated two train stations and warned residents to avoid large groups, citing “concrete hints” about a possible attack.
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Every armed police officer in London will be deployed to help patrol New Year’s Eve celebrations, amid a warning that European capitals were at risk of a terror attack.
There was no specific information that London was being targeted.
“Our plans are purely precautionary and not as a result of any specific intelligence,” a Metropolitan Police spokesperson said.
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The Telegraph reported that Scotland Yard had canceled leave for more than 2,000 armed officers — the first time it has taken such a step for New Year. It has happened before for events such as the 2012 London Olympics. Read more…More about Uk, London, Police, Terror, and Us World
Every year, the world celebrates the new year as it slowly crosses each time zone.
But despite the collective celebration, many areas of the world hold their own traditions in ringing in the new year
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From Moscow to New York City, here are seven New Year’s Eve facts so that you can start off your new year with a little bit of knowledge
1. One million people gather in New York City’s Times Square to watch the ball drop. Nearly a billion others watch on TV.
Read more…2. In Scotland, a canon is fired in Edinburgh Castle at the stroke of midnight, followed by a large fireworks display.More about New Years Eve, Facts, Watercooler, Videos, and Ooyala Video Lead Template
The new year is almost here — and that means it’s time to set those absolutely unbreakable resolutions.
Whether you are making specific resolutions — such as going to the gym a few times a week — or more nebulous ones such as being “more grateful” in 2016, it’s important not to lose sight of the main goal: Living your best damn life.
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