Paul De Barros
Dec 10, 2013 — Born five minutes apart, their lives couldn't be more different. And photography, in a way, has brought them together.
Dec 10, 2013 — Watch a live stream of SABC's live coverage of Nelson Mandela's memorial service in Johannesburg. SABC is South Africa's public broadcaster.
Dec 10, 2013 — With a mix of joyful, mournful and soulful music tens of thousands of South Africans and dozens of world leaders gathered in a huge soccer stadium to celebrate the country's emancipator. Nelson Mandela was remembered as an "incomparable force of leadership."
Dec 10, 2013 — Canada's wish list this year might not please Santa. It's preparing to ask the U.N. to extend its nautical borders farther into the Arctic — far enough to include the North Pole, which is home to vast deposits of oil and gas.
Dec 10, 2013 — The Florida Prayer Network put up the scene, with a state permit. Chaz Stevens thinks that's an annoying mixture of church and state, so he applied for a permit for a Festivus pole — made of Pabst Blue Ribbon cans.
Dec 10, 2013 — New research on Fortune 500 companies found that women hold only about 17 percent of the seats on boards of directors, and they have an even smaller percentage of senior executive positions.
Dec 10, 2013 — Reed Holway served in Iraq, where he developed PTSD. His symptoms worsened back in the U.S. He got in trouble and ultimately received a bad-conduct discharge. Now Holway is stuck: He can't get medical care from the VA for the disorder that he says caused him to get kicked out of the Army in the first place.
Dec 10, 2013 — BP is challenging hundreds of millions of dollars in claims that were filed after the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, saying some have no connection to the spill. But legal experts say the claims don't have to be spill-related and BP is relying on a friendly court to limit how much it will pay.
Dec 10, 2013 — A recent survey by the PEN American Center, a nonprofit writers group, suggests that recent revelations about government surveillance are affecting creative expression. David Greene talks about the survey with David Simon, the writer and producer who created the HBO series The Wire, among other hits, and Azar Nafisi, author of Reading Lolita in Tehran.
Dec 10, 2013 — Renee Montagne brings us an update on the memorial service for the late president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela.