Top news stories 2013

10. HANNAH ANDERSON RESCUED: A weeklong search for

10. HANNAH ANDERSON RESCUED: A weeklong search for a missing California teenager, Hannah Anderson, ended when FBI agents rescued the girl and shot and killed her apparent kidnapper James Lee DiMaggio at a campsite deep in the Idaho wilderness. DiMaggio kidnapped Anderson after killing her mother and brother. This Aug. 21 photo released by NBC shows Anderson during an interview for the "Today" show in San Diego, Calif. This was her first news interview since her dramatic rescue. (Credit: AP)

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The top news stories for 2013 ranged from the death of an iconic leader and the birth of a future king to a deadly shooting in our nation's capital and bombing that stopped the world in its tracks.

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