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1 hr ago | Bellingham Herald
The White House says President Barack Obama will travel to South Africa next week to pay respects, but it didn't say whether he will attend the memorial or the smaller funeral on Dec. 15 in Mandela's hometown.
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4 hrs ago | Times Herald
The South African flag flies at half-staff as flowers and candles are placed at the foot of a statue of former South African President Nelson Mandela at the South African embassy in Washington on December 6, 2013.
8 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The Westboro Baptist Church didn't waste any time with its announcement to picket Nelson Mandela 's funeral.
12 hrs ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati
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Nelson and Winnie Mandela flank groundbreaking civil rights figure Rosa Parks as the Mandelas are welcomed at Detroit Metropolitan Airport, June 28, 1990.
Anti-apartheid activist and former South African president Nelson Mandela - a hero to many Los Angeles Jews with ties to that country - died Dec. 5. The Nobel Peace Prize Nelson Mandela guided South Africa from the shackles of apartheid to multi-racial democracy, as an icon of peace and reconciliation who came to embody the struggle for justice ... (more)
President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks about the death of Nelson Mandela in the briefing room of the White House, Dec. 5, 2013.
Get a roundup of where UC students are going and what they'll be doing as they travel to learning experiences on four different continents.
Edna Adan Ismail is founder of the Edna Adan University Hospital in Somaliland, a struggling region in the Horn of Africa.
Executive Martin Oduor-Otieno, sleeping in a tent at night, found a shop he could rent in Juba that was just big enough to fit a partition and grill, the basic requirement to open KBC's first branch.
Stefanie Sowinski, PhD, right, trains Grace Turyasinga in the new core immunology lab, sponsored by the UCSF/Gladstone Center for AIDS Research, at the Infectious Diseases Institute in Kampala, Uganda.
Today is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. It's a day of celebration and challenge for the world to consider issues concerning its citizens with impairments.
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For one weekend only, your Christmas shopping will be a breeze, providing gifts for family and friends while benefiting a Morristown-based charity, Africa Surgery Inc .
Among county residents, Andrew and Teresa Van Den Barselaar may hold the record for the distance traveled -- they moved here from South Africa -- and they completely understand why Wilson County is such a popular destination for homeowners.
Haezer is determined to turn all that glitters into gold. The Capetonian producer and DJ is embarking on a spectacular project which will lift his live show into the international arena.
The acting German Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Thomas Wimmer, has said a serious professionalisation of agriculture to include the value chain will have a greater impact on the livelihoods of citizens than the emerging oil and gas industry.