YUXIAN, China (NBC/CCTV VIA RTV) - Sparks flew during a traditional performance in northern China Saturday.
A folk artist threw molten iron against a cold wall, creating what looked like fireworks.
Chinese Central TV says the city has celebrated the Lunar New Year with the performance for more than 500 years.
An artist threw hot iron on the cold brick of the city's cold, brick gate -- causing sparks to burst into the night sky.
People in China and most Asian countries are celebrating the first day of the Lunar New Year Sunday.
The year of the black water snake lasts until Jan. 31, 2014.
On Saturday, the Michigan State Spartans will be taking on the Ohio State Buckeyes for the Big Ten College Football title. On Friday, fans began gathering in Indianapolis for the big game.
Two Kalamazoo men are in jail after Kalamazoo officers found them with money stolen from Sunny Mart Friday afternoon.
Two people were taken to the hospital after one vehicle crossed the center line, causing a head-on crash in Ada Township Friday night.