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Sporting tributes for Nelson Mandela

When it came to sports, Nelson Mandela had the ability to inspire inspirational...familiar with were touched by him."Nelson Mandela was one of the most powerful and...middle of the stadium named after Nelson Mandela. The players raised their hands...
Nelson Mandela, 20th century colossus, dies at 95

JOHANNESBURG - Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world's most beloved statesmen and a colossus of the 20th century when he emerged from 27 years in prison...
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...12GOLF2:30 a.m., TGC - European PGA Tour, The Nelson Mandela Championship, first round, at Mount Edgecombe...TBDGOLF2:30 a.m., TGC - European PGA Tour, The Nelson Mandela Championship, second round, at Mount Edgecombe...
My Turn: Our search for villains and heroes us the secrets to unlocking our fullest potential as human beings," he wrote when reflecting on the legacy of Nelson Mandela. "They do so by role-modeling virtue, by clarifying complex and paradoxical life truths, by equipping us with...
Fan yelling "Doper!" hurls urine at Tour leader Froome

...extending his lead and fellow Briton Stephen Cummings getting a first win for South African team MTN-Qhubeka on Nelson Mandela Day, the unpleasant assault dampened the leader's mood.Froome blamed "very irresponsible" reporters for turning...
Letter: Go blue on Friday

...Protecting, teaching and loving the children in our lives is more than good work; it is our responsibility. In 1995, Nelson Mandela said, "There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children...
US, Swiss target top soccer officials in corruption probe

...ultimately benefited Warner following his 2004 vote for South Africa to host the 2010 World Cup. With the backing of Nelson Mandela, South Africa beat rival bids from Morocco and Egypt to host that tournament.The Swiss prosecutors' office said...
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MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut

...importantly our country," Selig said.A ceremony had been scheduled for Yankee Stadium to unveil a plaque commemorating Nelson Mandela's visit to the old Bronx ballpark in 1990. The Yankees' game against the Chicago Cubs was rained out, and the...
Today in History for Monday, Dec. 15, 2014 Everett, Washington. Evangelist Oral Roberts died in Newport Beach, California, at age 91.One year ago: Nelson Mandela was laid to rest in his childhood hometown, ending a 10-day mourning period for South Africa's first black president...
The Elders provide hope amid darkness

...murk of greed, gunpowder and criminal uncaring which is killing life on Earth. Sound off on the important issues at Nelson Mandela, former president of South Africa, announced on his recent 89th birthday the formation of The Elders, a group of...


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