Tour de France leader Chris Froome claims fan doused him with urine

...extending his lead and fellow Briton Stephen Cummings getting a first win for South African team MTN-Qhubeka on Nelson Mandela Day, the unpleasant assault dampened the leader's mood.Froome blamed "very irresponsible" reporters for turning...

Atlanta area leaders mourning Nelson Mandela

...and anti-apartheid activist Nelson Mandela marked the end of an era in social...seen as a guiding principle."Nelson Mandela's courage in the face of terrible...lion" of African liberation."Nelson Mandela's life and leadership exemplified...

Local residents remember Nelson Mandela

As millions around the world mourned the passing of Nelson Mandela Thursday, local residents who heard the anti-apartheid leader's message in person remembered him as an inspiring figure...

Anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela dead at 95

JOHANNESBURG ? Nelson Mandela was a master of forgiveness. South Africa's first black president spent nearly one-third of his life as a prisoner of apartheid...

Obama: Mandela 'belongs to the ages'

...among the millions influenced by Nelson Mandela, President Obama on Thursday...millions who drew inspiration from Nelson Mandela's life," Obama said in a somber...life without the example that Nelson Mandela set.""He achieved more than...

World's leaders mourn, praise apartheid icon

...activists mourned the death of Nelson Mandela on Thursday, praising the beloved...life without the example that Nelson Mandela set. And so long as I live...light has gone out in the world. Nelson Mandela was a hero of our time." President...

One powerful man

...and revenge and eyes for eyes, Nelson Mandela chose love. He chose peace. He...Pope John Paul II. And now Nelson Mandela.How many of us could have chosen...a right to oppress another ? Nelson Mandela's gentle hand changed the world...

Boxing legend gave Mandela prize worthy of a champion

...had to find the right symbolic gift to present to Nelson Mandela.Smokin' Joe wanted Mandela to know he was a true...When I mentioned to Joe that they wanted him, and Nelson Mandela personally requested to meet him, he was in awe...

Pickens County sheriff won't honor Mandela

...outside his sheriff's office to half-staff to honor Nelson Mandela because the South African civil rights leader was...his decision Friday on his Facebook page, writing "Nelson Mandela did great things for his country and was a brave man...

Island is no paradise

...South Africa --- The former prison on Robben Island where Nelson Mandela spent 18 years is an international tourist icon. But the site...visitors from Cape Town across to the island to tour the jail where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned.

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