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2012: The Year in Photos

Take a look back at 2012 in pictures: A year marked by Olympic trials, a Royal invasion, constant campaigning and an impending apocalypse.

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Participants ski in the 30th edition of the Belalp Witches Ski Race on Jan. 14 in Belalp, Switzerland. The race is inspired by a legend dating back to the Middle Ages, of a witch who tormented villagers in the area until she was burnt to death.

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