Albert Reynolds dies at 81; former Irish prime minister
Los Angeles Times
Albert Reynolds, the risk-taking Irish prime minister who played a key role in delivering peace to Northern Ireland but struggled to keep his own governments intact, died Thursday at his home in Dublin after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He ...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. airstrikes have helped Iraqi and Kurdish forces regain their footing in Iraq, but the well-resourced Islamic State militants can be expected to regroup and stage a new offensive, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Thursday.
Malala Yousafazi Becomes Two-Time Nobel Peace Prize Nominee
At just 17-years-old, Malala Yousafzai has been nominated for her SECOND Nobel Peace Prize. However, her reaction to this exciting news is not what you might expect it to be… Malala Yousafzai, 17, is re-releasing her book, My Name Is Malala, with a ...
Nobel Peace Prize winner Yunus urges leaders to create "poverty museum"
Arriving in Yangon in the midst of the monsoon rains doesn't feel too far from home for professor Muhammad Yunus, the Bangladeshi Nobel Laureate. The incessant seasonal showers that pour on both Myanmar and Bangladesh are just one of many things ...