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Patrick Modiano won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature Thursday. He is the 11th French writer to win the prestigious prize.Photo by Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images French writer Patrick Modiano won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Literature...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSArt, China and Censorship According to Ai Weiwei Artist Ai Weiwei’s Clashes with the Chinese Government China Releases Artist, Activist Ai Weiwei on Bail Chinese Artist, Activist Ai Weiwei Arrested JUDY...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Now: the continuing search for a missing jetliner that captured the attention of the world. RELATED LINKSNew report says Malaysia Airlines jet stayed in air for four more hours Malaysia Airlines plane...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSSupreme Court clears way for same-sex weddings in at least five more states – Part 1 What’s next in the legal battle over same-sex marriage? – Part 2 How the Civil Rights Movement Launched the Fight for...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: Next:  Do Americans expect too much from their presidents? And what makes a great commander in chief? Margaret Warner explores those questions with the author of a new book. RELATED LINKSHere’s every...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: President Obama’s meeting at the Pentagon today comes as there are considerable doubts over whether the U.S.-led coalition can stop and roll back the Islamic State group’s advances. RELATED...