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Pope Francis named Time's person of the year

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UNITED STATES -- Pope Francis has been named as Time Magazine's person of the year.

The magazine editors say he has had the largest impact on the world in 2013. They say he has changed the tone, perception and focus of one of the world's biggest institutions in an extraordinary way.

NSA leaker Edward Snowden came in second, followed by gay rights activist Edith Windsor, Syrian president Bashar al-Assad and Republican Senator Ted Cruz.

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