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AMONG the tributes to Nelson Mandela this week were those extolling his role in galvanising the global effort against HIV.
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President Barack Obama jokes with former President George W. Bush shortly after boarding Air Force One for the trip to South Africa, Dec. 9, 2013.
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The scene is located in the area of East Fond du Lac St. The Ripon Police Department posted a message on their Facebook page urging people to avoid the downtown and use alternate routes for travel.
Chris Montes and his fellow volunteer rescuers first saw what looked to be children's footprints in the snow.
Despite cold, windy, wet weather, tens of thousands South Africans gathered in Johannesburg, South Africa Tuesday to remember Nelson Mandela.
Rep. Elijah E. Cummings is in South Africa for Nelson Mandela's memorial, but that doesn't mean he's abandoned domestic policy.
President Barack Obama's eulogy was for Nelson Mandela, but it laid out for a global audience the work that Obama himself would like to be remembered for: an unending fight against injustice and inequality.
Nearly 100 heads of state are taking part in the memorial service for Nelson Mandela in South Africa.
South Africans were praised for the "dignified" way in which they have commemorated the death of Nelson Mandela as the memorial service for the anti-apartheid hero got under way.
French President Francois Hollande is going to the Central African Republic just days into a tricky French military operation there to try to restore calm amid sectarian violence.
Barack Obama's election five years ago sparked audacious hopes in people around the globe - but nowhere did it stoke such outsize expectations as in Africa.
NBC's Brian Williams is anchoring his nightly newscast from South Africa early this week, covering the world's mourning for Nelson Mandela, but he won't have some of his usual company.
File - Caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati at the Grand Serail in Beirut, Lebanon, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2011.
Cultural traditions are important, but can holding on to them too tightly keep people from progress? In his novel "When Cultures Intertwine - The African Way," Francois van Wyk outlines the problems between the deep cultural divides in South Africa through the narrative of an African farm girl in love with her master's son.
President Barack Obama headed to South Africa on Monday to speak at a national memorial service for anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela.
FILE – In this July 14, 2013 file photo, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama seated in front of the posters of Mahatma Gandhi, right, the Buddha, center, and himself, left, addresses school children after inaugurating an auditorium at a Tibetan school in Gurupura 210 kilometers southwest of Bangalore, India.