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The news quiz that 'shall not be named'

Accio news quiz answers.
Film still of Lord Voldemort, Courtesy of Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (Photo by Eric Charbonneau/WireImage/Getty)
Film still of Lord Voldemort, Courtesy of Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.  

This week, TIME magazine announced its 2015 Person of the Year; Kim Kardashian and Kanye West welcomed their second child; and J.K. Rowling told Twitter how she feels about a certain GOP candidate. 

Did you keep up with the news this week? Test yourself with this quiz. 

In response to an article comparing the candidate to Voldemort, Rowling tweeted, “How Horrible. Voldemort was nowhere near as bad.”

West and Kardashian named their daughter North two years ago. Rumors flew over the summer that they may give their second child another directional moniker.

The “Ebola Fighters” were TIME’s 2014 Person of the Year.


The first season of “Serial” followed Adnan Syed, a Maryland man who is serving a life sentence in prison. Some believe he was wrongly convicted of murdering his ex-girlfriend in 1999, and the podcast has been credited with helping him win a hearing that will allow him to present new evidence.

The doll was originally created as part of a “Sheroes” line that featured five inspirational women, including actress Kristin Chenoweth and country singer Trisha Yearwood. However, this director’s Twitter followers pushed for a release of more of the dolls, and Mattel obliged.

“South Side Chicago, we all know, we had to do overtime every night to make it tomorrow,” the first lady raps.

The Grammy awards will air February 15, 2016 on CBS. 

The guilty verdict was announced on Thursday night after four days of deliberations. 

The Zagroda Act, named after James Zagroda, funds a health care program for 9/11 first responders

The Chicago elected official has faced criticism since the release of the dash cam video showing the police shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.