JOHANNESBURG (REUTERS) - South Africans woke on Friday to a future without Nelson Mandela, and some said they feared the anti-apartheid hero's death could leave their country vulnerable again to racial and social tensions that he did so much to pacify.
ADELAIDE, Australia (AFP) - Muhammad Ali paid heartfelt tribute and Ashes cricketers donned black armbands on Friday as the sports world united in respect and mourning after the death of Nelson Mandela.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House said Thursday that President Barack Obama briefly lived with an uncle who faced deportation from the United States, correcting its previous statements that the president had never met Mr Onyango Obama.
TOKYO (AP) - World Bank President Jim Yong Kim says ensuring greater access to affordable health care is a crucial factor in alleviating poverty and promoting economic growth.
BEIJING (REUTERS) - Chinese mourned South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela on Friday, but took to the Internet to ask awkward questions about their own human rights leaders, many of whom are in jail or endure frequent harassment by the government.