Sidebar: Top 10 National Stories of 2012Posted: Updated:
Here are 2012's top 10 stories, according to The Associated Press' annual poll of U.S. editors and news directors.
2. US ELECTION
7. US ECONOMY
8. FISCAL CLIFF
9. GAY MARRIAGE
Copyright 2012 Associated Press. All rights reserved. CBS 5 (Meredith Corporation) contributed to this report.