2013: The Year in Pictures

A look back at the biggest moments of 2013.

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World-changing events. Iconic images. Click on the images below to see how U.S. News & World Report summed up 2013 in pictures; for more photos, visit usnews.com/photos.

Notable Deaths of 2013

Photos of the Year, Part 1

Photos of the Year, Part 2

2013 Elections

Red Sox Win World Series

A young Indian schoolgirl holds a portrait of former South African President Nelson Mandela while praying at a school Friday in Ahmadabad, India, after hearing of his death. (Ajit Solanki/AP)

MTV 's 2013 Video Music Awards

Typhoon Haiyan Devastates the Philippines

50 Years Later, World Remembers JFK

Medical responders run an injured man past the finish line the 2013 Boston Marathon following an explosion on April 15, 2013. (Charles Krupa/AP)

The Birth of Prince George of Cambridge

An anti-government protester lights fireworks during clashes with police after a National Teachers Day march on Oct. 15 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Filepe Dana/AP)

World Youth Day 2013

50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

Most-Popular Searches of 2013

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