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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In this photo provided by the National Transportation Safety Board, NTSB investigators inspect the scene of the crash of Asiana Flight 214 in San Francisco, California on July 7, 2013. The Boeing 777 was en route from Shanghai with a layover in Seoul, South Korea, carrying 291 passengers. Two people died and more than 180 were injured. Pilot Lee Kang-kook had logged more than 9,000 hours on various aircraft, but only 43 hours on the Boeing 777 and was considered still in training on that aircraft. UPI
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