02:49 PM EDT 01/02/2015
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Director, actress and mom-of-six Angelina Jolie may top PEOPLE magazine's list of 25 most intriguing people – but she isn't the only newsmaker who made headlines in 2014.
Originally posted 12/27/2012 10:00AM
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