New Year's celebrations around the world
Major cities around the world bid farewell to 2014 and welcome in 2015 with massive firework displays and celebrations featuring fireworks, music, and dancing.
Jan 1. 2015: People celebrate with champagne for the New Year at Bloemgracht in the center of Amsterdam (AP)
Dec. 31, 2014: Revelers stand at the barricades in Times Square during the New Year's Eve celebration in New York. (AP)
Jan 1. 2015: In this photo taken with a long time exposure, fireworks light the sky shortly after midnight during New Year's Eve celebrations in Erfurt, central Germany. (AP)
Jan 1, 2015: Fireworks explode over the St. Basil Cathedral as people celebrate the New Year at the Red Square in Moscow, Russia. (AP)
Jan. 1, 2015: People watch fireworks exploding over Copacabana beach during New Year celebrations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (AP)