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the nobel interview: beatrice fihn of ican


al jazeera's exclusive interview with the director of the anti-nuclear campaign that won the nobel peace prize.






nobel peace prize winner says choice is clear: ‘the end of nuclear weapons or th


'an impulsive tantrum, a calculated military escalation, a terrorist or cyberattack or a complete accident -- we will see the use of nuclear weapons,' beatrice fihn said






nuclear weapons: in conversation with ican


2017 nobel peace prize winner ican is calling for 'a different kind of debate around nuclear disarmament'.






nuclear weapons: in conversation with ican


2017 nobel peace prize winner ican is calling for "a different kind of debate around nuclear disarmament".






anti-nuclear nobel peace group opens display of paper birds


oslo, norway (ap) — the international campaign to abolish nuclear weapons, the recipient on this year’s nobel peace prize, has installed 1,000 red paper cranes outside the norwegian parliament before formally receiving the prize. the cranes were made by children in hiroshima, japan, site of the world’s first atomic bomb attack. ican executive director beatrice […]






nobel peace prize: washington connection


last week, the 2017 nobel peace prize was awarded to the international campaign to abolish nuclear weapons (ican). two groups in washington state — washington physicians for social responsibility and the ground zero center for nonviolent action — are among the hundreds of organizational members of the campaign. while ican has been busy getting the […]






analysis: nobel to anti-nuke group likely won’t please us


awarding the nobel peace prize to ican might also be a message addressed to nato and other western nations opposed to the ban: it isn't only rogue countries such as north korea that are preventing a nuclear-weapons-free world.






2017 nobel peace prize: what is ican?


geneva-based group has pushed for a un treaty to ban nuclear weapons, but world nuclear powers have refused to sign up.






2017 nobel peace prize: what is ican?


geneva-based group pushes for a un treaty to ban nuclear weapons, but world nuclear powers have refused to sign up.






anti-nuclear-weapons group wins nobel peace prize


the nobel peace prize was awarded friday to the international campaign to abolish nuclear weapons, an organization seeking to eliminate atomic weapons through an international treaty-based prohibition. the geneva-based ican won the $1.1-million prize because it “has been a driving force in prevailing...






nobel peace prize awarded to anti-nuclear campaign group


the nobel peace prize was awarded friday to the international campaign to abolish nuclear weapons, an organization seeking to eliminate atomic weapons through an international treaty-based prohibition. the geneva-based ican won the $1.1 million prize because it "has been a driving force in prevailing...






beatrice beddor, mother of 10 and ballroom dance champion, dies at 90


beatrice “bea” beddor missed her first u.s. ballroom dancing championship in years when she broke a wrist skiing in colorado.






beatrice valenzuela brings together her heritage and love for l.a. in her signat


beatrice valenzuela has created a women's collection of clothes and shoes that's reflective of her mexican heritage as well as her l.a. community and free-spirited approach to living.






rising star beatrice rana introduces herself to the bay area


you need not travel all the way to italy to hear one of the world’s newest and most dazzling young pianists, a recent silver medalist in the international van cliburn piano competition who is from that mediterranean country.   beatrice rana, at age 23, is one of the most promising newcomers among international pianists.  born […]






last homesteader’s tractor almost ready in nebraska


beatrice, neb. (ap) — its plowing days are long gone, but a dormant tractor rescued from the alaskan wilderness will live on in beatrice at homestead national monument of america. but this isn’t just any allis chalmers model c tractor. there were around 4 million claims for free land filed under the homestead act of […]






southeast nebraska bank robbery suspect quickly apprehended


beatrice, neb. (ap) — authorities say officers arrested a beatrice bank robbery suspect less than five minutes after the heist was reported. great western bank workers called 911 around 2:20 p.m. monday, soon after the man entered the branch and demanded money from a teller. the man left with less than $100. police capt. gerald […]






norris schools patrons reject $9.5m in bond issues


beatrice, neb. (ap) — patrons of norris public schools, just north of beatrice, have rejected nearly $10 million in bond issues that would have paid for a host of repairs, renovations and new facilities. the daily sun reports that 51 percent voted tuesday against a $7.5 million proposal to pay for 18 infrastructure projects, including […]






nobel institute: myanmar leader can’t be stripped of prize


copenhagen, denmark (ap) — the organization that oversees the nobel peace prize says the 1991 prize awarded to myanmar’s aung sang suu kyi cannot be revoked. the norwegian nobel institute on friday said that neither the will of prize founder alfred nobel nor the nobel foundation’s rules provide for the possibility of withdrawing the honor […]






quotes from and about chinese nobel laureate liu xiaobo


liu xiaobo was a prolific writer of essays, literary criticism and poetry, whose political activism was the basis of four prison terms in china and the 2010 nobel peace prize. a selection of liu's writings and comments from the nobel committee and chinese authorities.






nobel prize honors technique for seeing molecules’ details


three researchers based in the u.s., u.k. and switzerland won the nobel prize in chemistry on wednesday for developing a way to create detailed images of the molecules that drive life — a technology that the nobel committee said allowed scientists to visualize molecular processes they had never previously seen.






man banned from nobel literature banquet amid sex claims


the director of a stockholm cultural center has been banned by the swedish academy, which awards the nobel literature prize, from attending a nobel banquet after several women made sexual misconduct allegations against the man.






man banned from nobel literature banquet amid sex claims


the swedish academy, which awards the nobel literature prize, has banned the director of a stockholm cultural center from attending a nobel banquet after several women made sexual misconduct allegations against the man.






dylan to meet nobel academy to receive literature diploma


helsinki (ap) — the swedish academy says 2016 nobel literature winner bob dylan will meet with members of the academy this weekend and they will hand over his nobel diploma and medal. sara danius, permanent secretary of the academy, says in a blog on the academy’s website that dylan will not give his nobel lecture […]






quotes from and about chinese nobel laureate liu xiaobo


liu xiaobo, who died thursday of liver cancer, was a prolific writer of essays, literary criticism and poetry, whose political activism was the basis of four prison terms in china and the 2010 nobel peace prize. a selection of liu's writings and comments from the nobel committee and chinese authorities.






‘he had russia mania in 1986’: nobel prize winner claims trump tried to get gove


nobel peace prize-winning cardiologist bernard lown claims that donald trump approached him in 1986 and asked him for information that would help him secure a key u.s. government post in moscow. in an interview with the hollywood reporter, lown says that trump asked him for information about mikhail...






anti-nuclear-weapons group wins nobel peace prize


as fears mount about the possibility of a nuclear conflict, the nobel peace prize was awarded friday to a coalition of disarmament activists who lobbied for the global treaty recently approved by the united nations to ban atomic bombs. the norwegian nobel committee said it was honoring the international...






listen: bob dylan’s historic 4,000-word nobel prize lecture


listen to bob dylan’s nobel prize lecture in full bob dylan has delivered a 4,000-word long lecture which officially awards him the nobel prize for literature. dylan made history in 2016 as the first western musician to be awarded a nobel prize in literature (indian poet and musician rabindran...






ppg industries ups bid for akzo nobel to $28.8b


new york (ap) — ppg industries is boosting its offer for akzo nobel, looking to buy the industrial paints and chemicals company in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $28.8 billion. ppg is raising its offering to 61.50 euros per share and 0.357 shares of its common stock. it previously offered to buy akzo nobel […]






anti-nuclear-weapons group wins nobel peace prize


with the threat of a nuclear conflict growing ever more real, the nobel peace prize was awarded friday to a coalition of disarmament activists that lobbied for a treaty to ban atomic arms. the norwegian nobel committee said it was honoring the international campaign to abolish nuclear weapons for...






dylan in stockholm but no word on when he will get his nobel


stockholm (ap) — bob dylan has special fans at a stockholm concert this weekend — members of the swedish academy who will hand him his 2016 nobel literature diploma and medal. sara danius, the academy’s permanent secretary, has been tight-lipped as to when and where nobel officials will meet with the 75-year-old singer-songwriter, except to […]






no word as to when dylan will receive his nobel prize


stockholm (ap) — bob dylan has special fans at a stockholm concert this weekend — members of the swedish academy who will hand him his 2016 nobel literature diploma and medal. sara danius, the academy’s permanent secretary, has been tight-lipped as to when and where nobel officials will meet with the 75-year-old singer/songwriter except to […]






dylan to meet nobel academy to receive literature diploma


the swedish academy says 2016 nobel literature winner bob dylan will meet with members of the academy this weekend and they will hand over his nobel diploma and medal.






ishiguro wins nobel for “uncovering the abyss”


kazuo ishiguro, the japanese-born british novelist best known for "the remains of the day," has won the nobel literature prize.






swedish academy has received bob dylan's nobel lecture


bob dylan has completed his nobel course requirements.






3 share 'alternative nobel,' us lawyer gets honorary award


the "alternative nobel" was given to four people tuesday for their "courageous work" in human rights, public health and good governance.