A look at the best news photos from around the world.
A party hat lies on the ground after New Year's celebrations in Times Square in the Manhattan borough of New York.
Smoke billows from the Address Downtown Hotel in Dubai in the aftermath of a huge fire that engulfed several floors of the building. The fire ripped through the luxury Dubai hotel late on Dec. 31, 2015.
People pray on the first day of the new year at the Shinto Meiji Shrine in Tokyo, Japan.
Volunteers from non-governmental organizations (NGO) arrange more than 2,500 discarded lifejackets, used by refugees and migrants, in the shape of the peace symbol on the Greek island of Lesbos.