Another year has come and gone. With it, as with any year, are the crazy news headlines.
Some of these are weird, some are record setting, some are tragic. Any way you cut it, your 2012 self would not believe you if you said these events would happen.
Aaron Hernandez on Trial for Murder, Suspect in More Homicides
Nelson Mandela Memorial "Fake" Sign Language Interpreter
Pope Benedict XVI Resigns
Super Bowl XVII Power Outage
Utah Issues Same-Sex Marriage Licenses
Man, High on Meth, Fights off 15 Police Officers While Masturbating
Boston Marathon Bombings and Consequential Investigation
Papua New Guinea Woman Burned Alive, Accused of Being a Witch
Soccer Ref Kills Player, Then Fans Behead Him
Woman Held 24 Years In Cleveland Man's Basement