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Nobel prize amounts to be cut 20% in 2012updated: Mon Jun 11 2012 15:45:00

Nobel prize amounts will be cut by 20% in 2012, the foundation that runs the program announced Monday.

Three women jointly receive Nobel Peace Prizeupdated: Sat Dec 10 2011 14:58:00

Women's rights took center stage Saturday at the Nobel ceremonies as three women recognized for their struggles against the backdrops of the Arab Spring and democratic progress in Africa accepted this year's peace prize.

Celebrating Nobel, woman arrested for splashing champagneupdated: Mon Oct 11 2010 05:51:00

A woman celebrating the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to a Chinese dissident has been charged with assault for accidentally splashing champagne on a security guard outside the Chinese central government's liaison office in Hong Kong.

Chinese dissident wins Nobel Peace Prizeupdated: Fri Oct 08 2010 16:37:00

The 2010 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded Friday to Liu Xiaobo, a leading Chinese dissident who is serving an 11-year prison term after repeatedly calling for human rights and democratization, the Norwegian Nobel Committee announced.

Liu Xiaobo wins Nobel Peace Prizeupdated: Fri Oct 08 2010 16:37:00

Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo wins the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize. CNN's Stan Grant reports.

Chinese official calls Nobel Prize award 'blasphemy'updated: Fri Oct 08 2010 13:53:00

Beijing blasted a Chinese dissident's Nobel Peace Prize win Friday, calling the decision to award Liu Xiaobo the honor "blasphemy."

China snubs courageous Nobel Peace Prizeupdated: Fri Oct 08 2010 12:39:00

The Norwegian Nobel Committee has awarded the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize to Liu Xiaobo in recognition of "his long and nonviolent struggle for fundamental human rights in China."

Peruvian author wins Nobel Prize in literatureupdated: Thu Oct 07 2010 16:09:00

A week of Nobel Prize announcements comes to a climax on Friday with the unveiling of the winner of the Peace Prize, perhaps the world's most prestigious award.

Commentary: Nobel award recognizes U.S. dominanceupdated: Mon Oct 12 2009 17:02:00

As an American of African descent, I swelled with pride when I heard that the Norwegian Nobel Committee selected President Obama to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. The award further validates what the 2008 presidential election demonstrated: The United States is the most mature and fully functioning multi-ethnic democracy in the world.

Transcript: Award shared with those who sacrifice for peaceupdated: Fri Oct 09 2009 13:53:00

President Obama spoke in the White House Rose Garden on Friday morning about winning the Nobel Peace Prize. Here is the text of his remarks:

3 Americans win medicine Nobel for chromosome researchupdated: Mon Oct 05 2009 14:18:00

Three U.S. researchers have won the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for solving "a major problem in biology," the Nobel Committee announced Monday. Will & Jada Pinkett Smith to Co-Host Nobel Peace Prize Concertupdated: Wed Sep 30 2009 11:28:00

The couple will preside over a December celebration to honor the 2009 laureate Amid a Collapse, a Nobel Prize For Economicsupdated: Sun Oct 12 2008 13:00:00

If history is any guide, this year's Nobel economics prize will award the developers of economic theories that have had the time to take root, grow and prove resilient

Former Finland leader wins Nobel Peace Prizeupdated: Fri Oct 10 2008 11:48:00

Former Finnish President Martti Ahtisaari has won the 2008 Nobel Peace Prize, the Norwegian Nobel Committee announced Friday. Ex-Finnish President Wins 2008 Nobel Peace Prizeupdated: Fri Oct 10 2008 06:00:00

Finland's ex-president Martti Ahtisaari received the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his efforts to build a lasting peace in places as diverse as East Timor and the Balkans in Europe.

French author Le Clezio wins Nobel Prizeupdated: Thu Oct 09 2008 08:23:00

French author Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clezio has won this year's Nobel Prize for Literature, the Nobel Foundation announced Thursday.

Glowing jellyfish earns Nobel Prizeupdated: Wed Oct 08 2008 09:32:00

Research into the mysterious green glow of a jellyfish earned three scientists this year's Nobel Prize for Chemistry, the Nobel Foundation announced Wednesday.

Three physicists share Nobel prizeupdated: Tue Oct 07 2008 09:20:00

An American physicist and two physicists from Japan will share this year's Nobel Prize in Physics, the Nobel Foundation announced Tuesday.

How to win a Nobel Prizeupdated: Wed Oct 04 2006 09:36:00

Nobel Prize winners are the most feted individuals on the planet. Fancy joining the club? Here's how.

Text of Nobel Peace Prize for 2005updated: Fri Oct 07 2005 05:20:00

Following is the text of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2005, as published on its Web site on Friday:

Money Magazine: Family Feudsupdated: Fri Feb 01 2002 00:01:00

Can even the largest fortune protect your legacy after you're gone? Two current disputes, in which descendants of great industrialists are claiming the family ideals are being undermined, seem to o...

Fortune: Awardsupdated: Mon Dec 24 2001 00:01:00

If you're American, the Nobel Peace Prize isn't what it used to be. After adjustment for inflation, this year's winners will receive less than the first recipients did 100 years ago. Blame the stro...

Fortune: The Peace Dividendupdated: Mon Nov 23 1998 00:01:00

Not that she was the sort to have minded, but Mother Teresa was shortchanged when she won the Nobel Prize in 1979. The Nobel Foundation gave her only 800,000 kronor, equal to about $190,000. But th...

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