Photos of the day - December 31, 2012
Published: December 31, 2012 03:20PM
Updated: December 31, 2012 03:20PM
President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks about the fiscal cliff, Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington. The president said it appears that an agreement to avoid the fiscal cliff is "in sight," but says it's not yet complete and work continues. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
A collection of some of the best photos from throughout the world. December 31, 2012