Top Google searches of 2016
1. Pokemon Go: The blockbuster game, released in July and developed by Niantic, uses augmented reality and GPSmore
2. iPhone 7: In September, Apple unveiled an iPhone 7 that features a high-resolution camera and the option ofmore
3. Donald Trump: The Republican president-elect, who will be sworn in on Jan. 20, ran an unconventional and comore
4. Prince: The music superstar was found dead in his home in a Minneapolis suburb in April after an accidentalmore
5. Powerball: The record $1.6-billion jackpot in January was the largest lottery prize ever offered in North Amore
6. David Bowie: David Bowie, the visionary British rock star who coupled hits such as "Space Oddity" with trenmore
7. Deadpool: Marvel's Rated R anti-hero movie, starring Ryan Reynolds, tells the story of former Special Forcemore
8. Olympics: The Olympics and the 2014 World Cup, which Brazil also hosted, were meant to showcase its arrivalmore
9. Slither.io: The massive multiplayer online game lets users control a snake avatar, consuming multicolored pmore
10. Suicide Squad: The DC Comics anti-hero movie, released in August, follows a rogue group of anti-heroes witmore
New Yorkers shred pieces of paper representing bad memories or things they want to get rid of before the New Year.
Hiba al-Sharfa, a 27-year-old teaching assistant with Down syndrome, works at a Gaza City school for children with special needs where she was once a student.
A glittering city of ice and snow rises in northern China at the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival.
Revelers celebrate the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year in the northern hemisphere.