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Advocates for the deaf say the still-unidentified man was waving his arms, not using sign language.
Vice President Joe Biden remembers former South African president Nelson Mandela at a memorial service at the Washingotn National Cathedral.
The body of the former South African president lies in state in Pretoria as thousands file past.
The late South African leader stood by Cuba and Libya despite human rights abuses and U.S. objections.
In a rain-soaked ceremony, South Africa’s first black president is remembered as a healer, teacher.
White and black, young and old, bring different perspectives as the anti-apartheid activist’s life is celebrated.
The awkward moment at the Mandela commemoration could signal trouble ahead for South Africa’s ruling ANC.
Uruguay legalizes marijuana, Kiev police pull back from protesters, aging U.S. prison population and more.
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After years of leading the peacekeeping mission in Congo, India is scaling back on its military commitments.
The country is struggling to regain stability.
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