Newsworthy Names Of 2014 Do you remember who was in the news this year? Given the name of someone who first popped up in the news in 2014, explain who that person is.

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Newsworthy Names Of 2014

# Newsworthy Names Of 2014

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On-air challenge: Since this is the last puzzle of the year, it's time for the annual new-names-in-the-news quiz. Here's how it works: You're given names that you probably never heard of before 2014, but were in the news during the past 12 months. Answer with who the people are.

Last week's challenge: Take the first and last names of a well-known actress. Her first name has two vowels. Change them both to new vowels, and the result names part of a common Christmas decoration. What is it?