The Week's Most Extreme Stories
This week's superlative stories, as voted by you
By Newser Editors, Newser Staff
Posted Jan 11, 2013 5:00 PM CST
Updated Jan 13, 2013 12:00 PM CST
This Sept. 21, 2011, memo posted on the White House website shows then-Office of Management and Budget director Jack Lew's signature. Lew’s nomination for treasury secretary means a new signature could...   (AP Photo/The White House)

(Newser) – It's the weekend—time to kick back, relax, and look back on the week that was. As voted by you, our readers, here are the stories that came out on top during the past week:

Click any of the above to see what you may have missed—or to relive the moment—or check out picks from previous weeks here.

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Jan 15, 2013 3:59 AM CST
Looks like Lew's a lefty !!
Jan 13, 2013 3:04 PM CST
I love Newser. Thanks for your comprehensive website filled with useful news stories.