Our favorite photos and videos of New Year’s celebrations around the world

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Long before – and after – clocks strike midnight in Chicago, people across the world will be welcoming in 2017. New Year’s came earliest to Tonga around 4 a.m. Chicago time, and among the last to celebrate will be the U.S. Minor Outlying Islands like Baker Island around 6 a.m. Sunday. Here are a few of our favorite shots of celebrations from around the globe. We’ll keep updating this gallery as the day goes on.


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