What do you think were the biggest stories of the year? Were you horrified by the carnage in Syria but fascinated by its global implications? Shaking your head over a former Disney star's over-the-top performance at an awards show? Select up to 10 of your top stories of the year by clicking on the choices below. The final results will be revealed later this month on CNN.com and CNN TV. Voting closes on December 27.
Your choices will be combined with other votes to determine the top stories of 2013. Check out the final results at the end of December on CNN.com and CNN TV.
Here are the current top three stories, according to readers: