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2011: The Year in Review

The Best Book I Read This Year

Atlantic editors and writers share their favorite titles—new, classic, or somewhere in between—from a year of reading

The 10 Biggest Business Stories of 2011

To review the most important business stories of 2011 is confront the sorry reality that good news is, broadly speaking, dead.

2011 in Photos

These 120 photos capture this year's social and political uprisings, economic crises, and much more.

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10 International Stories to Watch for in 2012

Democracy, war, and transition in what is likely to be another historic year in world affairs | Max Fisher


20 Albums to Look Forward to in 2012 David Shankbone

20 Albums to Look Forward to in 2012

Music to watch out for, from Sleigh Bells to Fleetwood Mac to The Shins to Paul McCartney

The Year in Preview: The Top 10 Politics Stories to Watch in 2012 Reuters

The Year in Preview: The Top 10 Politics Stories to Watch in 2012

From the presidential contest to the evolution of Americas newest social and political movements, it's going to be a hectic year on the political front. But even in uncertain times, some things are as predictable as winter.

15 Books to Look Forward to in 2012 Riverhead Hardcover

15 Books to Look Forward to in 2012

New titles from Toni Morrison, John Irving, Michael Chabon, and more

From Gyms to Eating Disorders, 10 Health Stories to Watch for in 2012 Creative Commons

From Gyms to Eating Disorders, 10 Health Stories to Watch for in 2012

Did Congress overstep its boundaries when it passed a healthcare law with an individual mandate? The Supreme Court will decide.

Looking Ahead at Tech in 2012 Reuters

Looking Ahead at Tech in 2012

We highlight the stories you should be watching for next year from political tech to the iPhone 5

17 Films to Look Forward to in 2012 Marvel/Pixar

17 Films to Look Forward to in 2012

From hobbits to superheros to newlyweds to Lincoln, here's what's coming to theaters next year

10 Wild (and Occasionally Mild) Business Predictions for 2012 wikipedia

10 Wild (and Occasionally Mild) Business Predictions for 2012

So when you're predicting the future, you might as well live on the wild side.

10 Sports Stories to Watch For in 2012 Reuters

10 Sports Stories to Watch For in 2012

Looking ahead to the Olympics, the Cardinals without Albert Pujols, the turbo NBA season, and more

The Biggest Story in Photos

Death Toll in Gaza Climbs, Israel Calls up More Troops

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