2013: The year in photos

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image ap"><span>AP</span></div><span class="caption-text">Gov.-elect Pat McCrory is sworn in as North Carolina&#39;s 74th governor by Chief Justice Sarah Parker as McCrory&#39;s wife Ann looks on at right in the House chamber of the old Capitol building in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. McCrory, a Republican and the former mayor of Charlotte, replaces outgoing Democratic Gov. Bev Perdue to become governor a week before the public inauguration. (Gerry Broome, Pool)</span></div>
December 30, 2013 6:32:42 AM PST