Obama Warns Of 'Politics Of Fear' In Mandela Address On ValuesThe former president gave a warning about what he says is a growing number of politicians pushing a quote "politics of fear, resentment and retrenchment."
Lions Eat Group Of Suspected Rhino Poachers In South AfricaA group of alleged animal poachers has reportedly met their end after running into a pack of lions while trespassing in a game reserve in South Africa.
Suspected Poacher Eaten By Lions He Was Illegally HuntingAccording to local reports, only the man's head was left next to a rifle and some ammunition in the bushes of a private game park.
'Sweethearts Foundation' Providing Basic Human Rights, Wheelchairs To the NeedyFor those requiring enhanced mobility, the wheelchair is one of the most commonly used devices -- yet many people the world over go without such necessary equipment.
South Africa's Semenya Posts Fastest Qualifying Time For 800M SemifinalsGold-medal favorite Caster Semenya kept plenty in reserve in the semifinals of the women's 800 meters and still posted the fastest of the qualifying times in 1 minute, 58.15 seconds.
Hiker's Guide To South AfricaMake plans for the most unique hiking experience you will ever have. South Africa offers a variety of hiking adventures that you will not be able to enjoy anywhere else in the world.
Oscar Pistorius Sentenced To 5 Years For Killing GirlfriendThe double-amputee Olympic athlete was sentenced Tuesday by a South African judge who cited the "gross negligence" the runner showed when he shot his girlfriend multiple times.
Oscar Pistorius Guilty Of Culpable Homicide In Girlfriend's DeathUnlike many other times during the trial that began in March, Pistorius showed no emotion as he stood in his dark suit with his hands crossed in front of him.
2 South African Explorers Make History In New York HarborWith Lady Liberty as their witness, pioneering explorers Riaan Manser and Vasti Geldenhuys crossed the finish line, completing their trans-Atlantic rowing adventure with a long hug and tears.
High Drama At Pistorius Murder Trial As Cross-Examination ConcludesPistorius steered away from a direct response to the prosecutor's invitation to take the blame for Reeva Steenkamp's killing, saying only that he opened fire because he believed his life was under threat.
Witness Describes 'Blood-Curdling' Screams As Pistorius Murder Trial BeginsMichell Burger, a woman who lives on an estate next to Pistorius' gated community, said she and her husband were awoken by the screams in the pre-dawn hours of Feb. 14 last year, when Oscar Pistorius killed Reeva Steenkamp.
Nelson Mandela Buried In South AfricaNelson Mandela was buried Sunday after a funeral ceremony that included a 21-gun salute.