What were the biggest stories of the year?
It's a question journalists like to ask themselves at the end of every year. Now you can join in the process. Here are our selections for the top ten news stories of 1996.
Disagree with our choices? Then tell us what stories you think were most compelling in the poll below.
Israel elects Netanyahu Crash of TWA Flight 800 Russia elects Yeltsin U.S. elects Clinton Hutu-Tutsi conflict in central Africa Peace, elections in Bosnia U.S. base bombed in Saudi Arabia Centennial Olympic Games Advances against AIDS