Wednesday, January 1
(Undated) -- New Year's celebrations are underway around the world. It's already 2014 down under. Crowds in Sydney, Australia and Auckland, New Zealand were among the first to ring in the New Year today with fireworks. Beijing, Singapore and Tokyo are also hosting huge celebrations. European cities including Moscow, Paris and London are gearing up for their festivities. Here in the U.S., thousands are gathering in New York's Times Square for the traditional countdown and ball drop at midnight.