Angelina Jolie doesn’t rule out move into politics

Entertainment 12/28/18, 07:31

Angelina Jolie has not ruled out a move into politics — and has joked that she might be tough enough to take the rough and tumble that comes with it.The American actress and U.N. envoy told BBC radio she "can take a lot on the chin" — a possible reference ...

Nobel peace winners demand action against sex abuse

Europe 12/09/18, 08:38

One of the winners of this year's Nobel Peace Prize says the attention the prize has drawn to sexual violence against women in war zones must be followed by action against the abuses.Dr. Denis Mukwege, left, is welcomed by director of the Norwegian Nobel Institute Olav Njolstad on his arrival ...

Nobel Peace Prize winner Murad urges world to fight genocide

World 10/08/18, 13:05

A co-winner of this year's Nobel Peace Prize is calling for the world to do more to fight genocide and sexual violence.Iraqi Nadia Murad says in her first news conference since accepting the award that she feels obligated to use her voice to defend the rights of persecuted people around ...

Nobel prize for Congo surgeon exposes region’s deadly threat

Health 10/06/18, 08:50

The awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to a Congolese surgeon brings rare global attention to a region surging for decades with rebel conflict that now threatens efforts to contain a deadly Ebola outbreak.As Dr. Denis Mukwege describes to the world how he stays in his hospital, protected by United ...

10 Things to Know for Today

U.S. 10/05/18, 06:27

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. JUDGE'S FUTURE HANGS IN THE BALANCEThe Senate is poised to take a crucial vote Friday on whether to advance Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court as key Republican senators remain undecided.2. CONGOLESE ...

Update: Alternative Nobel head lauds peace prize choice

World 10/05/18, 01:17

The Latest on the awarding of the Nobel Prizes (all times local):12:10 p.m.The head of the foundation behind the award known as the "alternative Nobel" says giving the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize to Congolese surgeon Denis Mukwege "is a fantastic choice," because he "not only helps mend (women) physically but ...

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