Janet Jackson, John Legend Headline Global Citizen EventJohn Legend, Janet Jackson, The Weeknd and Shawn Mendes are among the artists slated to appear at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival.
Bill Clinton Honors A Native Son At NAACP Convention In TexasFormer President Bill Clinton presented Texas native Willie Brown with the 2018 NAACP Springarn Medal for outstanding achievement by an African-American.
Winnie Mandela, Nelson Mandela's Ex-Wife, Dies At 81Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the ex-wife of former South African leader Nelson Mandela who was a political force and contentious figure in her own right, has died at the age of 81.
Obama's Charlottesville Tweet Gets Twitter LoveA tweet from former President Barack Obama in response to this weekend's violence in Charlottesville is already one of the social media platform's most liked posts with more than 2.4 million likes.
NBA In Africa? 'Stay Tuned' For Regular-Season GameNBA Commissioner Adam Silver says "stay tuned" for a regular-season game in Africa as Chris Paul and others prepare to play the league's first exhibition on the continent.
New Proposal To Rename Lancaster RoadAfter a heated Dallas Council meeting just about 24 hours ago, Dallas City Councilman Dwaine Caraway is withdrawing his plan to change the name of Lancaster Road to Nelson Mandela Boulevard.
Outcry Against Changing Lancaster Road's NameA proposal to rename Lancaster Road in Dallas' Oak Cliff area is running into to some pushback. Dwaine Caraway wants the road, which stretches from near downtown to Interstate 20, named after Nelson Mandela.
Councilman Wants Lancaster Road Renamed For Nelson MandelaThroughout Dallas, city streets pay tribute to civil rights icons like Martin Luther King Jr., Cesar Chavez and Malcolm X. Now, councilman Dwaine Caraway is looking to add another.
Trending: Mandela Tribute Fail, College Acceptance Letter, Lego CarDecember 19, 2013
Trending: Mandela Tribute Fail, College Acceptance Letter, Lego Car
Viral Video: What The World Searched For In 2013What were the most popular stories of 2013? From Nelson Mandela to the Harlem Shake, Google provides a look into what the world searched for over the past year.
Nelson Mandela In Critical ConditionThere's word from South Africa that Nelson Mandela's health has taken a turn for the worse.
Nelson Mandela Hospitalized In 'Serious But Stable' Condition Nelson Mandela is described as being in "serious but stable" condition after being taken to a hospital to be treated for a recurring lung infection.