Across the globe, flags flew at half staff and memorials were erected outside South African embassies as mourners gathered to remember the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela. The former anti-apartheid leader died Thursday at the age of 95. (Dec. 6)
Severe weather is hitting Britain on Friday, with thousands evacuated due to a tidal surge along the east coast and snow alerts in place in Scotland. The storm has snarled traffic and knocked out power to tens of thousands.