October 11, 2013 Also: Syria's rebels accused of killing civilians; and Utah finds a way to reopen its national parks.
October 11, 2013 The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, which is currently overseeing Syria's dismantling of its chemical weapons stockpile, is cited for having "defined the use of chemical weapons as a taboo under international law."
October 10, 2013 Malala Yousafzai has become a global icon since the Taliban shot her last year in an attempt to silence her advocacy for girls' education in Pakistan. Now the 16-year-old is a favorite for this year's Nobel Peace Prize, which will be announced Friday.
October 10, 2013 The 16-year-old from Pakistan, who was shot by Taliban militants for advocating education for girls, is considered a contender for this year's Nobel Peace Prize.
October 7, 2013 Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head a year ago after campaigning for girls' education, has said the way forward is to talk to the Taliban.
December 10, 2012 Honoring the European Union with the Peace Prize was controversial. Today, EU officials accepted the prize and made the case that their organization has helped countries on the continent rebuild after the devastation of World War II and set an example for other regions around the world.
October 6, 2011 The world will soon learn who won this year's Nobel Peace Prize. Not surprisingly, there's been much speculation that the prize committee might honor the participants of the Arab Spring. But who, exactly, would get the award?
December 10, 2010 President Obama, last year's honoree, says China's Liu Xiaobo is "far more deserving of this award than I was" and should have been allowed to attend.
December 9, 2010 China appears to be gearing up for the Nobel Prize ceremony on Friday by blocking access to the websites of the BBC, Norway's NRK and parts of CNN.
October 8, 2010 Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo wins Nobel Peace Prize