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