2013: The Year in U.S. News (58 images)

UPI's top photos of 2013 from around the United States.
Updated: Dec. 23, 2013 at 11:52 AM
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Fast food workers in the Los Angeles area began their first strike today, part of a nationwide attempt to raise the federal.minimum wage to $15 per hour and form a union. Organizers claim fast food workers are forced to rely on public assistance just to make ends meet.'' UPI/Jim Ruymen
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