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President Barack Obama (R) shakes hands with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (L) as he arrives at Chicago O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinios, August 3, 2011. (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Norway Diplomat: Emanuel Irked By Peace Prize For Obama

A senior Norwegian diplomat says his country’s former ambassador to the United States was given a verbal lashing by Barack Obama’s chief of staff when the president was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009.

05/15/2014

Anne Smedinghoff. (Credit: Facebook)

Slain Diplomat From River Forest Honored At Funeral

Hundreds of mourners were packing into a church in west suburban River Forest on Wednesday, to pay their final respects to a young woman killed while working as a diplomat in Afghanistan.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2013

Anne Smedinghoff. (Credit: Facebook)

Slain Diplomat From River Forest Remembered As ‘Serenely Beautiful’

Loved ones honored a young diplomat from River Forest on Tuesday at her former high school, three days after she was killed in a Taliban bombing in Afghanistan.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2013

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Body Of Slain Diplomat Anne Smedinghoff Returns To U.S.

The body of Anne Smedinghoff, the U.S. diplomat form River Forest killed in Afghanistan over the weekend, has been returned to the U.S.

04/08/2013

Anne Smedinghoff. (Credit: Facebook)

Diplomat From Chicago Area Killed In Afghanistan

A Fenwick High School graduate was among the six Americans killed in an explosion in Afghanistan Saturday.

04/07/2013