Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos attends the Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony at City Hall in Oslo on December 10, 2016. Santos was awarded the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize for reaching an accord with Marxist rebels to end a 52-year civil war.
Residents of Amona have called on supporters to come and stay in the outpost to strengthen their fight against an Israeli court-ordered evacuation by December 25. Amona is built on privately owned Palestinian land.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), delivered his farewell speech to the Senate on Dec. 8 ahead of his retirement in January, marking the end of 30 years on Capitol Hill. Vice President Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell were on hand for the tribute to Reid, which included the unveiling of a portrait of Reid which will hang in the Capitol.
John Herschel Glenn, Jr., one of the most prominent astronauts in American history and a four-term U.S. senator from Ohio, died December 8, 2016 at a hospital in Columbus, his family said. He was 95. Here is a look back at Glenn's storied career from the photo archives of UPI.
Jennifer Aniston and Olivia Munn, who star in the holiday comedy Office Christmas Party, shared some laughs on the red carpet at the film's L.A. premiere. Katy Perry, Molly Sims, and Jimmy Kimmel also attended.
Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling attended the premiere of their upcoming musical, La La Land, in Los Angeles on Tuesday night. Directed by Damien Chazelle La La Land follows the romance between an aspiring actress (Stone) and a jazz musician (Gosling).
Kirk Douglas, whose real name is Issur Danielovitch, will turn 100 on Dec. 9. The actor, producer, and author made his film debut in the 1946 film The Strange Love of Martha Ivers, which also starred Barbara Stanwyck. He went on to star in other films like Champion, Ace in the Hole, The Bad and the Beautiful, Act of Love, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, The Indian Fighter, Lust for Life, Paths of Glory, Spartacus, Lonely Are the Brave, and Seven Days in May.
In his decades-long career, Douglas -- father of actor Michael Douglas -- has earned three Academy Award nominations, an Oscar for Lifetime Achievement, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Gigi Hadid, Karlie Kloss, Lady Gaga, Jared Leto, Jaden Smith, Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell and Salma Hayek were among the stars at the annual Fashion Awards in London, held at the Royal Albert Hall on Dec. 5. Hadid won Best International Model, while Jaden Smith and his sister, Willow Smith, walked away with New Fashion Icons.
Sunday's 39th Annual Kennedy Center Honors recognized Al Pacino, James Taylor, Mavis Staples, Martha Argerich, and the Eagles for their contributions to American culture. The event, hosted by Stephen Colbert, also marked the last time Barack and Michelle Obama would be attending the star-studded event as president and first lady.
With a New England Patriots' win over the Los Angeles Rams, Tom Brady became the winningest quarterback in NFL history, the Cincinnati Bengals beat the Philadelphia Eagles 32-14, the Detroit Lions headed to the Big Easy to take on the New Orleans Saints, and more.
Kevin Spacey, Bonnie Raitt, Garth Brooks, and more, arrive for the formal Artist's Dinner honoring the recipients of the 39th Annual Kennedy Center Honors hosted by United States Secretary of State John F. Kerry at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, DC, on December 3, 2016.
From practicing riot control techniques to fighting wildfires in South Carolina to celebrating Thanksgiving while deployed; these are just some of the things members of the United States military have been doing in November 2016.
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