The prestigious prize was expected to go to Germany's Angela Merkel or Pope Francis, but the Nobel committee chose another group.
Group award for building democracy
Officials are probing a brawl in which Spencer Stone, who helped thwart the Paris train attack in August, was stabbed repeatedly on Thursday.
Evidence that is being investigated
The steadily rising GOP candidate ignited controversy Thursday during an interview in which he made a controversial claim about the atrocity.
Opinion some certainly agree with
New data shows the U.S. cargo ship was sailing at near full speed into the center of Hurricane Joaquin before it lost propulsion and disappeared.
'I don't know what he was thinking'
All phone owners were once warned about the dangers of leaving electronics plugged in after they're fully charged -- but is it still true?
Cracking open the myth
Thanks to unpredictable weather patterns this year, one traditional holiday food's price could skyrocket.
Item you may want to forgo this year
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has been known to tell employees to skip pointless meetings, but that doesn't mean he spares his top executives.
Problem he tries to avoid in the office
One of the stars of the hit reality show was arrested for DUI after crashing her car on an LA freeway.
Latest on the developing story
It may have the most boring name ever -- S5 0014+813 -- but this is the largest black hole known to man at a massive 147 billion miles in diameter.
9 more giant things in our universe
You may want to take a cue from Albert Einstein and test out this practice in your daily life.
It's not what he's known for (but maybe it should be)
This girl hadn't seen her soldier father in nine months -- and not even military protocol stood in the way of her welcoming him home.
Go and grab the tissues for this one
This little guy seemed intimidated by the daunting stairs in front of him -- and his 'solution' will take you by complete surprise.
Daring move will have you in stitches
If your partner becomes quiet and withdrawn, you may think it means he or she isn't interested anymore -- but it could actually be something else.
5 signs it may be a serious issue
We're not sure what's more astounding: the VIP treatment these kids get -- or that they can dream this big in the first place.
What Evan is now certified to do
Officers were at wit's end when the runaway suspect was dangling from a San Francisco building -- but luckily, a furry friend was up for the job.
Simple move that made kitty a hero
The TV hosts' chat came to an abrupt halt when they heard a wacky sound coming from the studio audience.
'I've been afraid to look at him'
The non-profit is now among the growing list of companies who want their employees to put family first.
'Up to 52 weeks of paid time off for both mothers and fathers'
Susannah Mushatt Jones is 116 years old -- and when you hear what she snacks on 'all day long,' you'll be baffled (and maybe a little jealous).
Fatty item she eats every single day
An email that parent company URBN reportedly sent its employees made its way to the public eye -- and the message definitely raised eyebrows.
Big request that sparked controversy
The hunky reality star hit a New York Knicks game with an A-list lady, but the pair insist they're just friends.
Leading lady he took to the game
Since you're in your home all the time, it's not easy to tell if there's a strange smell -- but there's a way to make sure it's odor-free.
Easy trick to detect odors
Not only do they get to travel the world, they get to do it via the intimacy of their own jet -- and posse!
PHOTOS: T. Swift, Bieber and more enjoying the good life
It's no secret that spending more than you earn is bad for your budget -- but developing smart money habits is key to keeping your finances in check.
Behaviors keeping you from riches
Researchers say they've taken a first step in developing a long-term contraception to both male and female animals.
Inexpensive alternative to surgery
A Cleveland resident couldn't believe it when the 7-year-old boy stepped out of his home with a lethal device.
Deadly weapon child found at home
The company announced a price hike Thursday — marking the second increase in cost for U.S. customers in less than two years.
Amount it's set to increase by
The highly-reputable experts at Mayo Clinic have just released the Mayo Clinic Diet -- and think their five guidelines are the secret to losing.
Activity during which they say to never eat
Pentagon officials said Thursday that four of the cruise missiles Russia fired at Syrian targets actually landed in Iran instead.
Damage caused is still unclear
In an interview with NME magazine, the pop princess said she's ready to fade out of the spotlight and that people need a 'break' from her.
What the star's future looks like
Spencer Stone, one of the soldiers who stopped the terror attack on a French train in August, was stabbed in brawl in his hometown Thursday.
What the surveillance camera shows
We usually focus on our faces when it comes to anti-aging, but your hands will give away your age way sooner than your eyes or your forehead.
Secret to youthful-looking hands
Kevin McCarthy's abrupt decision to drop out of the race for speaker of the House Thursday left some concerned about the party's ability to govern.
Deadline lawmakers must face
Common symptoms include pain or stiffness in the hips, back and upper thighs -- but that's not all.
11 signs a man may have a problem
In 1990, Naomi Judd was touring with her daughter Wynonna and living her dream as a country singer -- then, she started experiencing the aches.
Life-changing diagnosis she received
Ed Werder has been handling the NFL's toughest issues for decades, but his family's circumstances are on a completely different level.
The questions he cannot answer
Gov. Nikki Haley alerted residents on Thursday that several coastal areas were about to be hit by a second round of major flooding.
Areas with biggest disaster threat
There are currently 10 teams sporting a 2-2 record and a whopping 13 with a 1-3 record or worse, but Peyton Manning and company are on a roll.
Three teams better than Denver
Mother monster made her debut on 'American Horror Story: Hotel' and had jaws dropping over her gory and super sexy role.
Scene that raised many eyebrows
Police pursued a suspect for over two hours Wednesday afternoon, but when they saw where he drove his car, they became extremely worried.
Why cops were 'concerned'
"If the Europeans stopped listening to the Americans, well, I'd be a lot happier."
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