Austrailia

December 31, 2010 in Sydney, Australia. (credit: Jeremy Ng/Getty Images

Millions Gathering Worldwide To Ring In New Year

Dazzling fireworks lit up Australia’s Sydney Harbor, communist Vietnam held a rare, Western-style countdown to the new year, and Japanese revelers released balloons carrying notes with people’s hopes and dreams as the world ushered in 2011.

12/31/2010