Engineer whose analysis of human gait led to improved artificial hips and knees
The 94,000-capacity FNB stadium in Soweto, Johannesburg, was two-thirds full on Friday as South Africans and dignitaries gathered to commemorate the life of Nelson Mandela. Mandela's Dec. 5 death plunged South Africa into a state of mourning: crowds ...
SOWETO, South Africa — Nelson Mandela was memorialized in a boisterous stadium ceremony here Tuesday as a teacher and a racial healer, a transcendent figure who changed history and touched hearts in his native country and around the world.
As the world remembers Nelson Mandela, these are some of the leaders' funerals that have attracted a massive, devoted following in decades past.
Four presidents gather overseas for only the second time in history.
One of the unpleasant side effects of modern medicine — experienced during a recent convalescence — is the omnipresence of television. Its controls are built into your hospital bed, just beside the nurse’s call button.
In what could be a scene straight out of 'The Thorn Birds,' a once high-ranking priest will finally marry the mother of his child, the daughter of a former U.S. ambassador to the Holy See.