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Year in Photos

The 52 Most Breathtaking Photos From Around The World This Year

Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

Welcome to our special edition of "Moving Image," a roundup of the best photos from around the world this year. The following images tell the story...

Huffington Magazine This Week: Photographic Memories

Arianna Huffington | Posted 02.26.2014 | Arts
Arianna Huffington

During a time when "twerking" eclipsed coverage of the war in Syria, and our government literally stopped working over the Affordable Care Act, we wanted to tap into the power of photographs to tell the stories and illustrate both the important and the absurd.

Remembering Those We Lost This Year

Posted 12.23.2013 | Arts

This year, we lost everyone from Hollywood greats to political giants. Ahead, we say goodbye to those who left a cultural mark. This story appears...

2013's Big Weird News Moments, Told In Photos

Posted 12.20.2013 | Weird News

Sharks on sharks, the human-faced dog, a chicken-faced church — we could go on, and we will. Ahead, we bring you some of 2013's most photographable ...

2013's Biggest U.S. News Moments, Told In Photos

Posted 12.20.2013 | Politics

A major city went bankrupt, the government stopped working, and the NSA was spying on everyone. On the bright side, gay marriage scored double victori...

This Is What We Were OBSESSED With In 2013

Posted 12.20.2013 | Arts

Who would have thought a Canadian politician, what a fox might say, and a croissant-donut hybrid would occupy our cultural consciousness in 2013? As e...

LOOK: This Year's Conflicts In 21 Powerful Images

Posted 12.20.2013 | World

As we look back at the major events of 2013, the theme of conflict occurs again and again. Though the world avoided U.S. military intervention in Syri...

2013 Arts And Entertainment Moments, Told In Photos

Posted 12.19.2013 | Arts

This year, the arts world saw hundreds of gallons of rain fall without touching those beneath it, while a few drops of acid shook the ballet world. On...

2013's Biggest Tech Moments, Told In Photos

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

Octocopters, hyperloops, bitcoin — in the tech world, this is what we call an "eventful year." But you needn't fear information overload. Looking ba...

2013 Biggest Sports Moments, Told In Photos

Posted 12.20.2013 | Sports

2013 was a year of impossibilities come true — from a 64-year-old’s swim to Florida from Cuba to a football win fought out in eight inches of sno...

2013's Biggest Moments In World News, In Photos

Posted 12.19.2013 | World

In 2013, the world continued to see the most heat radiating out of the Middle East. Iraq experienced its deadliest wave of violence in years, and cri...

2013 In Photos: The Year's Most Telling News Imagery

Michael Shaw | Posted 02.17.2014 | Media
Michael Shaw

Each of these photos -- some straight from the newswire, some bobbing to the surface via social media -- represent a deeper kernel of disclosure, novelty or poignancy about the year's top stories.

2013's Most Striking Fine Art Photography

Julie Grahame | Posted 02.17.2014 | Arts
Julie Grahame

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Huffington Photo Issue 2013: The Year In Images

Posted 12.17.2013 | Arts

Huffington's year-end double issue presents the biggest news of the 2013, all through the prism of photography. It covers key categories, from nationa...

Every Picture Tells a Story

Arianna Huffington | Posted 02.19.2013 | Arts
Arianna Huffington

There are photos that communicate more than words ever could -- from the image of a single Greek protester staring down a battalion of riot police to the sheer power of nature that ravaged entire neighborhoods during Hurricane Sandy.

The Year In Environment Photos

Posted 12.20.2012 | Green

Record-breaking heat waves and droughts, tornados that barreled through the Midwest and the most devastation weather event of all — Sandy — made t...

The Year In Celebrity

Posted 12.20.2012 | Celebrity

This year in entertainment, Colbert took to the political podium while Obama held his own on late-night TV. Blue Ivy Carter was born, as was a celebri...

Huffington: The Year In Photos

Posted 12.18.2012 | Huffington

In our special year-end double issue of Huffington, we present the seminal events that shaped 2012, all through big, powerful photographs. We've caref...

Photos Of The Year: 2012 In Review

Posted 12.17.2012 | World

In 2012, photographers captured the unspeakable tragedy of war and the excitement of victory, devastating natural disasters and the realities of the e...

40 Most Powerful Photos Of 2012

Posted 12.17.2012 | World

On March 2012, 32-year old Aida lost her husband and two of her children in a Syrian army attack on her home in the city of Idlib. Rodgrigo Abd's pict...

The Most Stunning Photographs Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 12.22.2011 | Technology

Why is it that each year feels more momentous than the last? Perhaps it's that the increasing shareability of news keeps events in the collective cons...

PHOTOS: From More Than 1 Million Images To 10

Posted 12.12.2011 | Home

Every year, The Associated Press compiles a package of images that highlights the best photography and biggest news stories of the year. This year, Di...

2009: The Year in PHOTOS

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

It's certainly been a long, eventful year - contested elections, stirring protests, a new president, an ever-expanding financial crisis, and a miracle...