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We look back at the arts and culture stories we covered this year.
A quick trip through the many, many scientific studies we covered in 2014.
We listen back to our favorite celebrity stories of the year.
David Edelstein finds some greats in a "depressing" year for films; Maureen Corrigan picks 12 books of the year; Ken Tucker names his top nine albums; David Bianculli says 2014 was a good year.
The movie Exodus: Gods and Kings has been banned in Egypt on the grounds of "inaccuracies" and a "Zionist view of history."
Klaus Iohannis was an underdog who was the surprise winner of Romania's pres...
The country has suffered from graft and poverty since the fall of communism 25 years ago. Can a new president and an anti-corruption crusader make a difference?