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A memorial service to commemorate the life of Nelson Mandela was held Tuesday. The main topics following the service were world leaders taking selfies and a fake deaf-signer, Thamsanqa Jantjie. Just what was that signer telling the world?
Like a frustrated mother with headstrong and uncontrollable children, world leaders are advising the United States as candidly as possible. Raise the debt ceiling and reopen the government before the credibility of the U.S. disappears. Period.
A crowdfunding campaign, supported by Catalonia's President Artur Mas, is giving Catalans a chance to send out a personalized copy of a book explaining why Catalonia should be independent, to an influential person of their choice.
A psychologist has made headlines by diagnosing Syria's President Bashar al-Assad as a narcissistic personality. This self-evident gem would be far more newsworthy if the psychologist had managed to name a world leader who isn't or wasn't narcissistic.
Many of the world's elite have cancelled their trip to Poland to attend the funeral of President Lech Kaczynski because of the volcanic ash cloud that has caused tens of thousands of flight cancellations in Europe.
It is feared some world leaders may not be able to attend Sunday’s state funeral of Polish President Lech Kaczyński, who was killed in a plane crash last Saturday, because of the drifting ash from the Icelandic volcano eruption
10 sites in Mumbai were taken over by brazen terrorists. A women's and children's hospital was one of the targets. Also targeted were American and British tourists. The radical group, Deccan Mujahideen has claimed responsibility.