Top 50 UPI photos of 2012 (51 images)

A collection of the year's top photos from UPI Photographers around the world.
Updated: Dec. 27, 2012 at 4:42 PM
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Dark Clouds hover over the Empire State Building and Manhattan as a potential derecho moves through the New York Area in the East Village of New York City on July 26, 2012. The forecast for the night called for what could be New York's most serious outburst of severe weather since twin tornadoes hit Staten Island, Brooklyn, and Queens in September 2010. UPI/John Angelillo
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