Men stand by an abandoned ship that lays beached near Takwa Bay just off the coast of Lagos, Nigeria on Wednesday, March 14, 2012. Abandoned ships are an environmental threat to the area as the wrecks of various large rusting hulks litter the coastline of Nigeria, without the funds or incentive to clean-up the strand. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)
Gallery: Great news photos from 2012
Dec. 05, 2012 @ 11:09 AM
Here are some of the amazing news photos from 2012, gathered by The Associated Press.