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People mourn Mandela outside his Johannesburg home

People gathered outside Nelson Mandela's home in Johannesburg Thursday evening after hearing that the revered icon of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa had died aged 95. Duration: 0:29 Dec 6, 2013
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Obama: Mandela 'courageous and profoundly good'

America's first black president Barack Obama paid solemn tribute Thursday to South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela, dubbing him "influential, courageous and profoundly good." Duration: 0:42 Dec 6, 2013
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Mandela's legacy of hope for South Africa

With Nelson Mandela's death, attention turns to the legacy of a man whos achievements had already passed into the history books during his lifetime. Duration: 2:43 Dec 6, 2013
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Colombia tries to identify 5.000 children killed in violence

Colombia’s Institute of Legal Medicine seeks to restore the identity of 5,000 children who died in the last decades, many of them due to the country’s armed conflict, and were buried as unidentified victims in unmarked graves. Duration: 0:57 Dec 6, 2013
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Post-revolt Egypt TV soaps tackle taboos, real life

Shady political types, police abuses, corruption at the heart of the state: "new" topics tackled in Egypt's popular soap operas are far removed from traditional family sagas and classic comedies. Duration: 1:15 Dec 6, 2013
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Tunisia jails rapper over lyrics 'insulting' to police

A Tunisian rapper was jailed on Thursday for four months over songs deemed insulting to police, in a retrial that his supporters say proves the authorities are harassing dissident artists. Duration: 0:46 Dec 6, 2013
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US fast food workers strike for a 'living wage'

Federally contracted employees at the McDonald's in Washington's National Air and Space Museum walked off their jobs Thursday to join the nationwide strike calling for "living wages" for fast food workers. Duration: 0:58 Dec 6, 2013
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High winds as storm hits the Netherlands

A fierce storm battered northern Europe Thursday, leaving three people dead or missing, causing mass transport disruption and threatening the biggest tidal surge in decades. Duration: 00:34 Dec 6, 2013