Local Leaders Nominate Emanuel AME Church In South Carolina For Nobel Peace PrizeA group of local politicians have nominated the Emanuel AME Church in South Carolina for the Nobel Peace Prize, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Chicago Area Officials Seeking Nobel Peace Prize For Charleston ChurchThornton Township Supervizor Frank Zuccarelli, Chicago City Clerk Susana Mendoza, and Illinois State Sen. Donne Trotter (D-Chicago) were spearheading the effort to award the Nobel Peace Prize to Emanuel AME Church, where nine people were shot and killed by a white supremacist in June.
Thornton Township To Push For Nobel Peace Prize For Charleston, S.C., ChurchRepresentatives from Thornton Township said they believe the reaction of the city of Charleston and the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church after a hate-fueled mass murder in June qualifies them for the Nobel Peace Prize.
Norway Diplomat: Emanuel Irked By Peace Prize For ObamaA 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.
Bernstein: Good Riddance To An Ugly RacistUntil yesterday, nothing associated with Paula Deen could ever be considered delicious.
Best Ways To Celebrate Women's History Month 2013 In ChicagoIf you want to observe Women's History Month, get ready for a hands-on experience. From volunteer opportunities to online resources, the Chicagoland area offers ways to celebrate notable women in history as well as ways to help girls today.
Nobel Peace Laureates To Discuss Hopes For A World With No NukesOn the final day of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates in Chicago, panelists will be talking with high schools students about hopes for a world with no nuclear weapons.
International Game-Changers Begin Second Day Of Talking PeaceThe second day begins in Chicago Tuesday for the first ever World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates in the United States.
Chicago To Host Nobel Peace LaureatesChicago continues to pile up major world summits that will be coming to the city next year. The city will host the 12th annual World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates.