Muslim pilgrims circle the Kaaba as pray inside the Grand mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. The annual Islamic pilgrimage draws three million visitors each year, making it the largest yearly gathering of people in the world. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
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.