Despite fears and huge Dubai fire, New Year revelry rolls on

December 31, 2015 10:25 PM

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Sylvie Corbet, Kristen Gelineau and Jon Gambrell, Associated Press

On a New Year's Eve haunted by fears of terrorism, a spectacular fire in one of Dubai's tall towers captured the world's attention. With few exceptions, the celebrations rolled on, and while fire still raged, the Dubai Media office declared on Twitter: "New Year celebrations in Dubai will continue a...

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