- Atlanta area leaders mourning Nelson Mandela Updated: Dec-05-13 7:44 pm
- George H.W. Bush given LBJ Foundation award Updated: Dec-03-13 11:57 pm
- Obama pays tribute to John F. Kennedy legacy Updated: Nov-20-13 9:26 pm
ATLANTA - Several religious, civil rights and political leaders from Georgia say the death of former South African President and anti-apartheid activist, Nelson Mandela, marks the end of an era in the realm of social justice.
HOUSTON - The Lyndon B. Johnson Foundation has given former President George H.W. Bush an award for his public service and government career.
WASHINGTON - Honoring the legacy of John F. Kennedy, President Barack Obama laid a wreath at the assassinated president's gravesite as a nation remembers that terrible day in Dallas a half-century ago Friday. Obama also recognized a group of distinguished Americans - including Bill Clinton and Oprah Winfrey - with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, an award created by Kennedy.