Understanding of history might make dealing with the dangers of today and the uncertainties of tomorrow a little easier. Historical amnesia is not the answer.
The Norwegian Nobel Committee said it received 259 nominations for this year's Nobel Peace Prize, eclipsing last year's 241 nominations.
Nobel organizers breached seating protocol at the gala banquet in Sweden to allow the Chinese-speaking literature laureate, Mo Yan, to sit next to his wife.
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The European Union was awarded the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize for its work in promoting peace and democracy, the Norwegian Nobel Committee said Friday.
Osama bin Laden reportedly gave his children advice to not follow him into jihad and to seek educational opportunities in the West.
Swedish officials are investigating an author's claims that the Norwegian Nobel Committee has not been honoring Alfred Nobel's last wishes, officials say.
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