New Year’s Eve In Times Square Still On, With Smaller Crowd

Viewing areas that normally accommodate about 58,000 people will be limited to about 15,000 to allow for more distancing, and everyone in attendance must show proof of vaccination and wear a mask, Mayor Bill de Blasio said in a news release Thursday announcing the changes.

CNN, Fox News Plan Dueling New Year’s Eve Specials

CNN will once again have Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen leading coverage, while Fox News returns to the live format with Rachel Campos-Duffy, Will Cain and Pete Hegseth.

CNN, ABC Score New Year’s Eve Ratings Gains

The news channel’s audience nearly doubles over 2019, while ABC’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve maintains its position as the most watched year-end special.

How The Networks Will Fill Airtime On A Quiet New Year’s Eve

In a typical year, shots of raucous parties from around the world dominate news programming. This year, the networks had to get more creative.

New Year’s Eve Will Still Rock In Times Square

There will be no massive crowds, but plenty of music will still be on tap for New Year’s Eve in Times Square. Using a combination of television and streaming, the show will go on despite the pandemic restrictions against huge gatherings.

CNN New Year’s Eve Live Beats Cable News Competition

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KLAS New Year’s Eve Special Airs In 11 Cities

Free New Year’s Eve Feed From Times Square

The co-organizers of the famous Ball Drop — The Times Square Alliance and Countdown Entertainment — are once again offering HD satellite and fiber feeds of the celebration from Times Square in New York. The clean, uninterrupted feeds with no bug or logo are available free of charge to domestic and international media organizations. They feature exclusive, […]

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WLS, WMAQ To Square Off On New Year’s Eve

Harvey to Host Fox Live New Year’s Eve Special

NEW YORK (AP) — Move over ABC, CNN and all the other networks planning to ring in the New Year. This year Steve Harvey will be hosting his own brand of New Year’s revelry on Fox. The popular personality and talk-show host will be stationed in Times Square for “Fox’s New Year’s Eve with Steve […]

FNC Rolls Out New Year’s Eve Plans

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KRON’s Live And Local New Year’s Eve Show

FNC’s New Year’s Eve To Include Donald Trump

Tune Out The Old, Tune In The New

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CNN Returns Cooper, Griffin For New Year’s Eve

Dick Clark To Be Honored By ‘Fan Confetti’ In NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — Messages written by Dick Clark’s fans will be part of the confetti that’s showered on Times Square next New Year’s Eve. People can share their memories of Clark on square-inch pieces of confetti at the Times Square Visitor Center & Museum. The messages will be displayed at the center’s Confetti Wishing […]