The prize is delivered by a five-member committee appointed by Norway's legislative assembly, unlike the four other prizes which are delivered in Sweden.
A spokesperson for Norwegian Cruise Line said that it has no control over the weather and apologized for any disappointment.
The explosion has caused heavy damages and oil is spilling in the Red Sea, unnamed sources told Iran's Students News Agency.
"People are fleeing when they can in cars, if not in the back of trucks, if not on foot, with what they can carry, old people, families, the sick."
Polish novelist Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian writer Peter Handke won. Tkarczuk is only the 15th woman to win the literature prize in over 100 years.
"The fact that, 75 years after the Holocaust, such groups are gaining influence in Germany speaks volumes," the World Jewish Congress president said.
"Our foes in the region are conspiring to destroy our people," said the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces.
The decision plunges Apple into the increasingly fraught political tension between China and protesters in Hong Kong.
A Twitter fight between the wives of two of England's most famous soccer players did much to enliven a dreary Wednesday morning.
The U.S. military began pulling back its forces from the Turkish border after the White House said it would not stand in the way of Ankara's operation.
Chinese sports officials said they were canceling the event in view of "inappropriate remarks" by the Houston Rockets general manager and "improper remarks" by the NBA commissioner.
"We are and we have to be prepared for the worst," said the spokesman for the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces, as pictures appear to show Turkish forces amassing on the border.
"Through their work, this year's Chemistry Laureates have laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society," the Nobel committee said.
Officials believe there was a group of 13 elephants and "we are 100 precent confident that two of them are alive," the governor of Nakhorn Nayok province said.
The wife of a diplomat is being considered as a suspect in the wrong-way collision that killed 19-year-old Harry Dunn in August.
"We have more work to do to keep ISIS from coming back," said the spokesperson for the Kurdish-led forces. "If America leaves, all will be erased."
"Ebola is not a likely diagnosis, but we cannot rule it out until we have a negative test result," according to the hospital.
Politicians criticized the league for its original response to a post supportive of Hong Kong protesters by Houston Rockets general manager.
One half of the award goes to Canadian-American James Peebles, and the other half jointly to Swiss scientists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz.
Everyone has heard the message that meat is unhealthy. But many people aren’t listening, and it’s not even clear they should.
"We are 99.9999 percent sure it is a humpback whale — there have been multiple sightings," said a spokesman for the Port of London Authority.
A 42-year-old American woman is being treated as a suspect in the investigation into a motorcycle crash that killed a 19-year-old man.
"It seems that the policy of the United States is to betray their friends and allies," said the spokesperson for the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces
The three scientists found "the molecular switch for how to adapt" when oxygen levels in the body vary.
The protests began with demands for jobs and an end to corruption, and now include calls for justice for those killed in the protests.
Founded in Britain last year, Extinction Rebellion now has chapters in some 50 countries.