Veteran newswoman Barbara Walters is set to retire in 2014 with one last annual “10 Most Fascinating People” list airing Dec. 18. The names for the top nine are out via USA Today:

  • ABC anchor Robin Roberts
  • Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence
  • The stars of Duck Dynasty
  • Singer Miley Cyrus
  • Pope Francis
  • Prince George
  • Long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad
  • Kimye (Kim Kardashian and Kanye West)
  • NSA leaker Edward Snowden