Revelers usher in 2014 with fireworks and fruit mist

By Victoria Cavaliere and Eric M. Johnson NEW YORK (Reuters) – From Sydney to London to San Francisco, revelers welcomed 2014 with extravagant fireworks displays, giant street parties and, in a new departure, fruit-flavored mist. In New York, hordes of people, many decked out in cartoonish hats, waving balloons or ringing bells, shrugged off freezing temperatures and heightened security in Times Square for the annual New Year’s Eve street party. Crowds heard musical performances by Miley Cyrus and Melissa Etheridge, who sang John Lennon’s “Imagine,” and then saw the ritual dropping of the New Year’s Eve ball.
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