Ultra-Orthodox Jewish boys dressed for Purim pose for a photograph during celebration of Purim festival in Bnei Brak, near Tel Aviv, Israel, Wednesday, March 7, 2012. The Jewish holiday of Purim celebrates the Jews' salvation from genocide in ancient Persia, as recounted in the Scroll of Esther. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
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.