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Nobel Prize Awards

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  • Rwanda's real Paul Kagame:�a strongman, not a statesman

    Why are the world's governmental, financial and media elites holding a long-term love affair with an authoritarian ruler who has been condemned time and again for human rights violations, including detaining and even "disappearing" his political...
  • Oscars 2015: Plot twists and turns keep show fresh

    Oscars 2015: Plot twists and turns keep show fresh
    The Nobel Prize-winning novelist Isaac Bashevis Singer used to say he liked writing for children because they didn't read the New York Times Book Review, they just liked what they liked. The same can be said for Oscar voters: They don't care about what...
  • On Theater: A brisk walk in the 'Wilderness'

    On Theater: A brisk walk in the 'Wilderness'
    Great playwrights tackling subjects of dramatic significance generally have a lesser-celebrated lighter side. With Tennessee Williams, it was "Period of Adjustment." With Arthur Miller, it was "The Creation of the World and Other Business." Eugene O'...
  • As Nemtsov buried, Russian opposition faces gloomy future

    After paying their final tributes Tuesday to slain Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, many members of Russia's beleaguered opposition are looking into the future with gloom. The sadness and loss that drew thousands to Nemtsov's funeral is unlikely to add...
  • Chicago native to share Irish tales

    Chicago native to share Irish tales
    Stories are a big part of Irish history, perhaps because there are so many tales worth telling. "The Irish had a rich oral tradition and a wonderful language," said Mary Pat Kelly, author of the newly released "Of Irish Blood" (Forge Books), a sequel to...
  • FAU launching unique program with Scripps, Max Planck

    FAU launching unique program with Scripps, Max Planck
    A new training ground for the next generation of scientists was unveiled at Florida Atlantic University on Monday — part of a partnership between the school's Jupiter campus and two renown research institutions. The Max Planck Florida Institute,...
  • Fragile nature of democracy

    Obama publicly rebuked Egypt and the UAE for attacking the Islamists who beheaded 21 Christians in Libya, saying we should deal with ISIS peacefully, not violently. Then one of the perky coeds masquerading as a foreign policy expert for the Obama State...
  • L. Macungie woman loses sister on Pakistan's 'darkest day'

    L. Macungie woman loses sister on Pakistan's 'darkest day'
    Shahida Qazi remembers Dec. 16 as a day of horrors. First, the Lower Macungie woman learned that Taliban militants had attacked the school in Pakistan where her older sister was principal. Finally, she learned her sister, 63-year-old Tahira Qazi, was...
  • Florida editorial roundup

    Recent editorials from Florida newspapers: March 3 Miami Herald on Gov. Scott's State of Speech: Floridians saw a looser, more relaxed Gov. Rick Scott on Tuesday when he delivered the first State of the State speech of his second term. He even drew...
  • Norway's Nobel Peace Prize committee replaces chairman

    The Nobel Peace Prize awarding Norwegian Nobel Committee on Tuesday elected a new chairman to replace Thorbjoern Jagland, whose six-year tenure has been lined with controversies. Jagland will remain a member of the voting panel but was a contentious...
  • At Netanyahu's speech, scenes from the Capitol

    WASHINGTON "This is like the speech of the century, man!" said Michael Goldfarb. "It's all happening!" Goldfarb, a co-founder of the Washington Free Beacon and a strategist for the Emergency Committee for Israel, was navigating the Capitol hallways...