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53 min ago | Suria
Pathe Ouedraogo poses while holding a photo of Nelson Mandela shaking hands with him on December 11, 2013 in his workshop in the Treichville district of Abidjan The man whose designs were made famous by the anti-apartheid icon has fond memories of his most high-profile client, who was "not afraid" to show the world who he was through his trademark ... (more)
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4 hrs ago | Pasadena Weekly
Art Aids Art, the Altadena-based nonprofit organization that collaborates with and empowers poverty stricken women in a South Africa township has teamed up with LA-based artist Robbie Conal for the release of a special edition poster featuring Nelson Mandela, who died last week in Johannesburg at age 95. Conal is known for his infamous street "Art ... (more)
8 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
The sign-language interpreter accused of making up hand gestures at Nelson Mandela's memorial said Thursday that he is schizophrenic and was hallucinating at the time.
12 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The Department of Defense says it has no long-term plans to keep American troops in Central Africa, but today U.S. Soldiers are en route to provide airlift rescues for African Union troops caught in the chaos of civil unrest.
16 hrs ago | Bizcommunity
This year saw a rise in online spending across the globe, with the USA reporting a 20% increase in online shopping on Cyber Monday as shoppers snubbed physical retail stores in favour of missing out on the holiday queues.
The Lion King's "problem-free philosophy" perfectly sums up Corey and Lynette Perkins' magnificent wedding held on Nov. 30 at the Chengeta Safari Lodge in Zimbabwe, Africa.
AMONG the tributes to Nelson Mandela this week were those extolling his role in galvanising the global effort against HIV.
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.
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.