Glass cover enabling mourners to look into casket; will lie in state 3 days leading to Sunday burial in ancestral hometown of Qunu
Former castaway, now 20 years old, praises Fidel Castro, blames U.S. for mother's death
Cultivation, sale and use of pot will all be allowed in bid to wrest the business from criminals
Joyous, singing South Africans and dozens of foreign dignitaries gathered Tuesday to honor Nelson Mandela at massive memorial service that drew some 100 heads of state and other luminaries
Russian president calls the northernmost regions of Earth vital to ânational interestsâ; it may contain a quarter of all undiscovered oil and gas
Illicit soap operas from the South have become hugely popular in the "Hermit Kingdom," bringing hope, and risk
Dignitaries and celebrities from around the globe and thousands of South Africans have gathered in Soweto for a massive memorial service honoring anti-apartheid icon and legendary humanitarian Nelson Mandela.
Thousands throng to Soweto stadium to celebrate life of "Tata Madiba," lauded by President Obama as "a giant of history"
Global chemical weapons watchdog OPCW won the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize for its efforts to rid the world of devastating weapons
The Melbourne Zoo just welcomed its newest and cutest resident. A baby elephant cheered up zookeepers and visitors after the tragic loss of a much-loved calf.