Time's Best Photos in the Year 2010
Earthquake in Haiti
Spanish Bullfighter Julio Aparicio is gored in the throat by a bull
Eyjafjallakokull's Eruption in Iceland
World Cup in South Africa
The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
Water Issues along the Ganges in India
Meth War in Mexico
The Chilean Miners are discovered
The War in Afganistan drags on
Iraq War U.S. Troop Drawdown
Remembering Hurricane Katrina
Floods in Afganistan
U.S. Midterm Elections
Cholera in Haiti
Newly trained officers of the Afghan National Army attend their graduation ceremony at the army's training center in Kabul, Afghanistan, in September.
Protesters tackle a riot policeman and attempt to take the rocket-propelled grenade strapped to his back. In several days of rioting, protesters demonstrated against the policies of President Kurmanbek Bakiyev, who ultimately fled the capital.
Thai Red Shirt anti-government protesters carry a man shot during clashes between demonstrators and security forces in Bangkok on May 16. Dozens died in the civil unrest of the spring.
The son of William "Seth" Ricketts, 27, killed by small arms fire in Afghanistan, makes a Ninja pose over the gravestone of his father.
MSNBC The Year in Pictures
A Volkswagen is swamped by water on Nov. 11 in Salcoats, Scotland
Fireboats battle the blazing remnants of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig off the coast of Louisiana on April 21.
Pellican in Distress
Marooned flood victims looking to escape try to grab onto a hovering military helicopter in the Pakistan's Punjab province August 7.
A Cessna 206 crashed near the downtown district of Anchorage, Alaska on June 1.
Poisonous flood with red mud from an alumina factory near Aika, Hungary Oct.6.
Explosion of Gas Pipeline in San Bruno, California on Sept.9.
Protesters broke window of ruling Conservative Party's headquarters on Nov.10 in London
Cries of anguish for the destruction of her house by the earthquake on Feb.27, Chile
Russians fight the wildfire spreading on Aug.5
Rescued survivors of the Mt.Merapi eruption in Indonesia on Nov.5.
A landslide swarmed over the highway of Taiwan, as seen in this April 25 aerial view.
Sorrow at parting of a soldier before he is deployed to Afghanistan on March 29
Rush to the Wounded on July 20 Afghanistan.
Taking to the Teleban, Afghanistan Sept.11
Farmers help a horse jump into an vehicle in flooded central Poland at Wisla River on May24
The damage and the dead, after an magnitude 7 earthquake on Jan.12 in Haiti
A man offers a rose to a woman on Int'l Women's Day in Belgrade, Serbia, on March 8.
Mesmerized by Bollywood in a theater of Mumbai India on July 11