The aftermath of hurricane Sandy in Rockaway Beach, N.Y. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
Will the first billion dollar campaign season change politics forever? How has the crisis in Syria shaped the future of the Middle East? Did Hurricane Sandy leave a mark on the U.S. that will never be forgotten? We’re interested in learning which news in 2012 changed the world for you. What will you remember when you look back on this year? You can check out our 2012 photo essay, or dig through the NewsHour archive to refresh your memory.
Consider this an open thread and leave your candidates in the comments.