- Israeli leader backs out of Mandela funeral Updated: Dec-09-13 2:14 pm
- Mandela inspired music, movies, poems Updated: Dec-05-13 5:59 pm
- Cyr: China's power grab prompts U.S. bomber flight Updated: Nov-29-13 10:46 am
- Reagan letter tops auction of NYC mayor Koch items Updated: Nov-25-13 5:11 pm
JERUSALEM - Fresh off a series of scandals over his high-flying lifestyle and expensive habits, Israel's prime minister says he will skip Nelson Mandela's funeral on Tuesday due to the high cost of the trip.
NEW YORK - Heroic in his deeds, graceful in his manner, sainted in his image, Nelson Mandela long served as both cause and muse in the entertainment community.
China has made an ominous move in claiming sovereignty over the air, and the Obama administration has appropriately responded with B-52 bombers.
NEW YORK - Letters from former President Ronald Reagan and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis were the most popular items Monday at an auction of materials that belonged to ex-Mayor Ed Koch.