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USA TODAY's photo galleries highlight a news-filled 2013. Tragic events such as the Boston Marathon bombing and Haiyan Typhoon captured the public's interest along with happier moments such as the Academy Awards and college football season.
Crews face rogue waves and frigid gales that toss around heavy machines and cause vessels to pitch, yaw and roll on turbulent waters.
After a bustling schedule to promote his movie, snowboarder Kevin Pearce decided to unwind with a little excursion into the Canadian backcountry.
Air and ground crews suspended their search for a plane that went missing in Idaho's backcountry Dec. 1 with five people aboard.
A panel of wildlife officials says it's time to lift Endangered Species Act protections for grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park.
As we recall some of the biggest moments in 2013, let's take a look at this year's top stories on Twitter as they unfolded in the real world.
What the world was talking about on Facebook in 2013. The social media site released a review of the most popular topics, events, and places Wednesday.
A man holds a sign advocating the recall of state Sen. John Morse in Colorado Springs, Colo., in September.
Hundreds of species of animals in the U.S. are threatened by sea-level rise due to climate change, according to a report released Tuesday by the Center for Biological Diversity, an environmental group based in San Francisco.
Having already lost her 6-year-old son, Nicole Hockley insists she won't lose the fight to reduce gun violence -- no matter how long it takes.
The province of Alberta is concerned that a multibillion-dollar hydroelectric dam proposed in northeastern British Columbia could increase mercury levels in fish and escalate the risk of floods or drought along the Peace River that flows through its province.
Their uniforms, unveiled by manufacturer Burton Tuesday night, are built around the competition jacket with squares of stars, stripes and plaids.
A judge has awarded nearly $80 million to the family of a New Mexico woman who died in 2002 when a tractor-trailer struck her car and buried it in sand, suffocating the woman as teachers and students at a nearby... A judge has awarded nearly $80 million to the family of a New Mexico woman who died in 2002 when a tractor-trailer struck her car and ... (more)
Comet ISON, once optimistically called the comet of the century, is dead, the victim of a way-too-close brush with the sun.
An avalanche that was caught on video dragged a backcountry skier into a Utah ravine and buried her in snow, but the woman survived because she deployed a special air bag and other skiers were able to quickly dig her out.