The Year In Pictures
A lot happened in 2012. The world's finest athletes competed at the London Olympics. There was unrest all across the globe. Here in the United States we witnessed one of the most divisive elections in the country's history. Relive all that and more with the the year in pictures.
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Jake Beaudoin, a U.S. Army Private of 508 BSTB, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, takes cover during a controlled detonation to clear an area for setting up a check point in Zahri district of Kandahar province, southern Afghanistan May 31, 2012.