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Revelers gather in NY's frigid Times Square on New Year's Eve

Revellers begin to fill up Times Square for New Year's celebrations in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

Revellers begin to fill up Times Square for New Year's celebrations in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

Revellers begin to fill up Times Square for New Year's celebrations in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn
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Sandra Anaya of Mexico City shows off her glasses as New Year's revellers begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

Sandra Anaya of Mexico City shows off her glasses as New Year's revellers begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

Sandra Anaya of Mexico City shows off her glasses as New Year's revellers begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn
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New Year's revellers pass through security as people begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

New Year's revellers pass through security as people begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

New Year's revellers pass through security as people begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn
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New Year's revellers pass through security as people begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

New Year's revellers pass through security as people begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

New Year's revellers pass through security as people begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn
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Miguel Escalante (L) and Milka Ortega (C) of Venezuela look out at the crowd as New Year's revellers begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

Miguel Escalante (L) and Milka Ortega (C) of Venezuela look out at the crowd as New Year's revellers begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

Miguel Escalante (L) and Milka Ortega (C) of Venezuela look out at the crowd as New Year's revellers begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn
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Akane Okamoto (L) and Kurara Hayashi (R) of Osaka, Japan pose with Allison Hoff of North Dakota as New Year's revellers begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

Akane Okamoto (L) and Kurara Hayashi (R) of Osaka, Japan pose with Allison Hoff of North Dakota as New Year's revellers begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn

Akane Okamoto (L) and Kurara Hayashi (R) of Osaka, Japan pose with Allison Hoff of North Dakota as New Year's revellers begin to fill up Times Square in New York, December 31, 2012. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn
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