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National photos of the year 2013

Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac Megantic, Que, Saturday, July 6, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
A fireman walks through the debris as work continues at the crash site of the train derailment and fire Tuesday, July 16, 2013 in Lac-Megantic, Que. that left 37 people confirmed dead and another 13 missing and presumed dead.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz
A flooded Calgary Stampede stadium is seen from a aerial view in Calgary Saturday, June 22, 2013. Environment Canada says floods were big newsmakers in Canada in 2013, and June's record flooding in Calgary and southern Alberta leads its Top 10 weather stories of the year. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Kevan Yeats swims after his cat Momo to safety in High River, Alta. on June 20, 2013. Yeats who gained international fame after leaping from a submerged pickup truck into Alberta floodwaters says he was surprised at how eagerly the feline took to the rushing water. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jordan Verlage
Rescuers search for missing workers in a quarry at L'Epiphanie, Que., Tuesday, January 29, 2013, following a landslide where a number of vehicles fell into the quarry. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford displays a milk moustache as he takes part in voting with city council members in Toronto on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Canadian Astronaut and ISS commander Chris Hadfield is framed by spacesuitsa s he performs David Bowie's Space Oddity on the International Space Station, published on Sunday May 12, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, CSA - Chris Hadfield
The Peace Tower is pictured through the Centennial Flame on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday, October 23, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Senator Patrick Brazeau is escorted out the Parliament Buildings after he was suspended by from duties by the Senate in Ottawa Tuesday February 12, 2013 . THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Chartrand
Senator Pamela Wallin, chair of the National Security and Defence committee, adjusts her glasses at the start of a meeting, Monday February 11, 2013 in Ottawa. The prime minister is defending yet another senator who has come under scrutiny for her expense claims.Stephen Harper says he's reviewed Conservative Sen. Wallin's travel bills and they appear to be in line. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Sen. Mike Duffy shields his eyes as he arrives at the Senate on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Prime Minister Stephen Harper arrives in Gjoa Haven, Nunavut on Tuesday, August 20, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
NDP leader Tom Mulcair speaks with the media following a party caucus meeting on Parliament Hill Wednesday May 8, 2013 in Ottawa. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau addresses supporters at a barn party at the home of Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay in St. Peters Bay, P.E.I. on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013. The party is holding their summer caucus retreat in nearby Georgetown. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau, right, walks with Bob Rae following a press conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday, June 19, 2013., where Rae announced his resignation. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Inukshuk, aneleven-year-old male polar bear, is pictured through the ice as he swims underwater at the Toronto Zoo on Thursday February 21, 2013. Environment Minister Peter Kent was at the zoo where he was presented with a Polar Bears International award: Champion of Polar Bears, PBI's highest honour. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young
People watch jellyfish during the grand opening of the Ripley's Aquarium of Canada in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Onlookers watch hot air balloons glow at sunset during a kick off event for the Canadian Hot Air Balloon Championships in High River, Alta., photo taken Friday, Sept. 27, 2013.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
A small tip of the Lions Gate Bridge sticks out of the fog rolling into Vancouver harbour late Thursday night, Oct. 24, 2013. A weather system has brought heavy fog into Vancouver and the lower mainland for more than a week. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
A pedestrian make her way through a snowstorm in Ottawa on Wednesday Feb 27, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Snow falls at near the McGillivray Pass Lodge located in the southern Chilcotin Mountains of British Columbia, Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
A person watches a shark swim above during the grand opening of the Ripley's Aquarium of Canada in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Stephane Sevigny keeps an eye on his daughter Serena, 7, of Yellowknife as they lie down to get a view of Alexandra Falls on the Hay River south of Hay River, Northwest Territories on Tuesday, August 20, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Competitors take their start in the women triathlon at the Canada Games Tuesday, August 13, 2013 in Sherbrooke, Quebec. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
A Kermode bear, better know as the Spirit Bear is seen fishing in the Riordan River on Gribbell Island in the Great Bear Rainforest, B.C. Wednesday, Sept, 18, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Darrell Trouton paddles a kayak as a rainbow stretches across the sky in Trout Lake, British Columbia on Tuesday May 28, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Transgender student Wren Kauffman, 11, was born a girl but at the age of 9 started identifying as a boy and now lives his life as a male in Edmonton, Alberta on Thursday August 29, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Widow Sharlene Bosma cries at a memorial in Hamilton, Ont., Wednesday, May 22, 2013, for her husband Tim Bosma, the Hamilton, Ont., man found dead after he took two men on a test drive.THE CANADIAN PRESS. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Mourners react outside the funeral for 18-year-old Sammy Yatim in Toronto, Thursday, Aug.1, 2013. Yatim died Saturday morning after receiving multiple gunshot wounds during an
A child is hugged after police release the children to family at the scene of a shooting in Gatineau on Friday April 5, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Viewers walk past artist Jonathan Jones' 68 Fletcher, Bondi, 20:20, 8.6.03., during a media preview of Sakahan: International Indigenous Art, at the National Gallery in Ottawa, Wednesday, May 15, 2013. which is the largest-ever global survey of contemporary Indigenous art. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
A woman gets back into her flooded car on the Toronto Indy course on Lakeshore Boulevard in Toronto on Monday, July 8 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS
Cpl Mathieu Lebel, from Quebec City, Que., of the Canadian Forces Skyhawks parachute team jumps out of a Hercules aircraft deploy over the Calgary Stampede rodeo in Calgary, Alta., Thursday, July 11, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
A truck is used to move a float plane at Vancouver International Airport in Richmond, B.C., on Friday May 3, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Ice fog from the St. Lawrence river blankets the city as windchill temperatures hit -38C Wednesday, January 23, 2013 in Montreal.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz
A fair-goer is silhouetted against a blue moon while riding the
Dressed as Akuma from Street Fighter, Addy Davies, of Nanaimo, B.C., attends the Anime Revolution convention in Vancouver, B.C., on Sunday August 18, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac Megantic, Que, Saturday, July 6, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson - CP
A fireman walks through the debris as work continues at the crash site of the train derailment and fire Tuesday, July 16, 2013 in Lac-Megantic, Que. that left 37 people confirmed dead and another 13 missing and presumed dead.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz - CP
A flooded Calgary Stampede stadium is seen from a aerial view in Calgary Saturday, June 22, 2013. Environment Canada says floods were big newsmakers in Canada in 2013, and June's record flooding in Calgary and southern Alberta leads its Top 10 weather stories of the year. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward - CP
Kevan Yeats swims after his cat Momo to safety in High River, Alta. on June 20, 2013. Yeats who gained international fame after leaping from a submerged pickup truck into Alberta floodwaters says he was surprised at how eagerly the feline took to the rushing water. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jordan Verlage - CP
Rescuers search for missing workers in a quarry at L'Epiphanie, Que., Tuesday, January 29, 2013, following a landslide where a number of vehicles fell into the quarry. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes. - CP
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford displays a milk moustache as he takes part in voting with city council members in Toronto on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette - CP
Canadian Astronaut and ISS commander Chris Hadfield is framed by spacesuitsa s he performs David Bowie's Space Oddity on the International Space Station, published on Sunday May 12, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, CSA - Chris Hadfield - CP
The Peace Tower is pictured through the Centennial Flame on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday, October 23, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick - CP
Senator Patrick Brazeau is escorted out the Parliament Buildings after he was suspended by from duties by the Senate in Ottawa Tuesday February 12, 2013 . THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Chartrand - CP
Senator Pamela Wallin, chair of the National Security and Defence committee, adjusts her glasses at the start of a meeting, Monday February 11, 2013 in Ottawa. The prime minister is defending yet another senator who has come under scrutiny for her expense claims.Stephen Harper says he's reviewed Conservative Sen. Wallin's travel bills and they appear to be in line. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld - CP
Sen. Mike Duffy shields his eyes as he arrives at the Senate on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick - CP
Prime Minister Stephen Harper arrives in Gjoa Haven, Nunavut on Tuesday, August 20, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick - CP
NDP leader Tom Mulcair speaks with the media following a party caucus meeting on Parliament Hill Wednesday May 8, 2013 in Ottawa. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld - CP
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau addresses supporters at a barn party at the home of Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay in St. Peters Bay, P.E.I. on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013. The party is holding their summer caucus retreat in nearby Georgetown. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan - CP
Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau, right, walks with Bob Rae following a press conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday, June 19, 2013., where Rae announced his resignation. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick - CP
Inukshuk, aneleven-year-old male polar bear, is pictured through the ice as he swims underwater at the Toronto Zoo on Thursday February 21, 2013. Environment Minister Peter Kent was at the zoo where he was presented with a Polar Bears International award: Champion of Polar Bears, PBI's highest honour. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young - CP
People watch jellyfish during the grand opening of the Ripley's Aquarium of Canada in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette - CP
Onlookers watch hot air balloons glow at sunset during a kick off event for the Canadian Hot Air Balloon Championships in High River, Alta., photo taken Friday, Sept. 27, 2013.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh - CP
A small tip of the Lions Gate Bridge sticks out of the fog rolling into Vancouver harbour late Thursday night, Oct. 24, 2013. A weather system has brought heavy fog into Vancouver and the lower mainland for more than a week. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward - CP
A pedestrian make her way through a snowstorm in Ottawa on Wednesday Feb 27, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick - CP
Snow falls at near the McGillivray Pass Lodge located in the southern Chilcotin Mountains of British Columbia, Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward - CP
A person watches a shark swim above during the grand opening of the Ripley's Aquarium of Canada in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette - CP
Stephane Sevigny keeps an eye on his daughter Serena, 7, of Yellowknife as they lie down to get a view of Alexandra Falls on the Hay River south of Hay River, Northwest Territories on Tuesday, August 20, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick - CP
Competitors take their start in the women triathlon at the Canada Games Tuesday, August 13, 2013 in Sherbrooke, Quebec. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson - CP
A Kermode bear, better know as the Spirit Bear is seen fishing in the Riordan River on Gribbell Island in the Great Bear Rainforest, B.C. Wednesday, Sept, 18, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward - CP
Darrell Trouton paddles a kayak as a rainbow stretches across the sky in Trout Lake, British Columbia on Tuesday May 28, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson - CP
Transgender student Wren Kauffman, 11, was born a girl but at the age of 9 started identifying as a boy and now lives his life as a male in Edmonton, Alberta on Thursday August 29, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson - CP
Widow Sharlene Bosma cries at a memorial in Hamilton, Ont., Wednesday, May 22, 2013, for her husband Tim Bosma, the Hamilton, Ont., man found dead after he took two men on a test drive.THE CANADIAN PRESS. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette - CP
Mourners react outside the funeral for 18-year-old Sammy Yatim in Toronto, Thursday, Aug.1, 2013. Yatim died Saturday morning after receiving multiple gunshot wounds during an "interaction" with police. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn - CP
A child is hugged after police release the children to family at the scene of a shooting in Gatineau on Friday April 5, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick - CP
Viewers walk past artist Jonathan Jones' 68 Fletcher, Bondi, 20:20, 8.6.03., during a media preview of Sakahan: International Indigenous Art, at the National Gallery in Ottawa, Wednesday, May 15, 2013. which is the largest-ever global survey of contemporary Indigenous art. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick - CP
A woman gets back into her flooded car on the Toronto Indy course on Lakeshore Boulevard in Toronto on Monday, July 8 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS - CP
Cpl Mathieu Lebel, from Quebec City, Que., of the Canadian Forces Skyhawks parachute team jumps out of a Hercules aircraft deploy over the Calgary Stampede rodeo in Calgary, Alta., Thursday, July 11, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh - CP
A truck is used to move a float plane at Vancouver International Airport in Richmond, B.C., on Friday May 3, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck - CP
Ice fog from the St. Lawrence river blankets the city as windchill temperatures hit -38C Wednesday, January 23, 2013 in Montreal.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz - CP
A fair-goer is silhouetted against a blue moon while riding the "Atmosfear" attraction at the Pacific National Exhibition in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday August 20, 2013. The double swing lifts riders more than 60-metres above the ground while traveling at 70 kilometres per hour. The annual fair runs through September 2. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck - CP
Dressed as Akuma from Street Fighter, Addy Davies, of Nanaimo, B.C., attends the Anime Revolution convention in Vancouver, B.C., on Sunday August 18, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck - CP

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