Friday, December 6, 2013 - 19:20
JOHANNESBURG - What next for South Africa?
This racially charged country that, on Nelson Mandela's watch, inspired the world by embracing reconciliation in all-race elections in 1994 is again in the
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 19:00
SEATTLE - The first anniversary of Washington state's law permitting legal marijuana use was being celebrated Friday by hundreds of people lighting up beneath the Space Needle, Seattle's iconic landma
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 16:22
TOLEDO, Ohio - A court-appointed guardian is dropping her attempt to force an 11-year-old Amish girl with leukemia to resume chemotherapy after she and her parents fled their home to avoid treatment.
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 16:10
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Stocks are closing sharply higher after the U.S.
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 15:43
LONDON - Pianist and composer Stan Tracey, the elder statesman of Britain's jazz scene, has died at the age of 86.
Son Clark Tracey said the musician "passed away peacefully" on Friday.
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 15:00
EDITOR'S NOTE — On Feb. 11, 1990, AP reporter Greg Myre was in Cape Town when Nelson Mandela was released from prison after 27 years.
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 14:52
PACHUCA, Mexico - Federal police blocked access Friday to a central Mexico hospital where six people were reported to have been admitted with radiation exposure.
An official familiar with the case co
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 14:22
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Maya Angelou, who first met Nelson Mandela in the early 1960s, praised him as a great man worthy of comparison to another icon she knew — the Rev.
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 11:56
Friday, December 6, 2013 - 11:54
WASHINGTON - The White House says President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will travel to South Africa next week to pay respects to Nelson Mandela.
White House press secretary Jay Carney