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Watch Mandela's first TV interview, when he was on the run

In 1961, when Mandela was a 42-year-old African lawyer, he gave his first clandestine interview to ITN television. He’d already been arrested for his anti-apartheid work and was being hunted by police.<p>In the South African press, he was portrayed as a dangerous revolutionary. So ITN reporter Brian …

Winnie Mandela describes Nelson's death: 'Then he drew his last breath. He was gone'

Nelson Mandela's ex-wife describes the final moments of his life as he passed away last week at his home in Johannesburg<p>Nelson Mandela's ex wife Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, 77, has described how she watched as the heartbeat and blood pressure readings on Mr <b>Mandela's</b> life-support machine slowly …

Jay Z’s Best and Worst Albums, as ranked by Jay Z

With the wisdom that comes from growing a year older (happy 44th birthday!) and living one full day as a vegan, Jay Z has ranked his own discography. …

The Holy Bible King James Version

• <b>Author:</b><p>"The Holy Bible King James Version. This is the King James Version (KJV) of the Bible, traditionally the principal English translation. The KJV is considered one of the masterpieces of early modern English literature, although most modern readers find the language a bit dated and …

1. Manchester United

Owner: Glazer family<br>Value: $2,235 mil.<br>Revenue: $532 mil.<br>Operating income: $178 mil.<p>The Red Devils are the world's most valuable sports team and have a long tradition of great play on the pitch. Manchester United has captured a record 19 English Premiership titles and is closing in on its 20th for …

The World's Highest-Paid Athletes 2013: Behind The Numbers

Forbes has been tracking the earnings of athletes since 1990 when boxer Mike Tyson ranked No. 1 with a total income of $28.6 million. Iron Mike’s haul would rank No. 25 on Forbes’ 2013 version of the world’s highest-paid athletes. Even adjusted for inflation ($49 million), Tyson wouldn’t crack the …

LeBron James Transcends The NBA On And Off The Court

We’ve seen the LeBron James story play out before in the NBA. Michael Jordan entered the NBA in 1984 to much fanfare and immediately became a marketing phenomenon, while selling out arenas around the country and piling up stats. Jordan’s teams struggled in the playoffs at first, but Jordan became …

Jay-Z Signs Kevin Durant To Roc Nation Sports. Rival Agents, Are You Not Entertained?

Jay-Z and Roc Nation Sports have an announcement to make. There are #NEWRULES in effect. That, and Roc Nation Sports, along with Creative Artists Agency, have signed three-time NBA All-Star Kevin Durant.<p>The announcement was officially made on the Roc Nation website with an oversized image featuring …

Soccer Star Lionel Messi's €15 Million Tax Deal Avoiding Criminal Charges? On, Then Off

You have to hand it to footballer Lionel Messi. Apart from his football prowess and clean image, the 26 year-old also knows how to deflect a problem and get back to what he does best. The Barcelona star and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi, were accused of scamming $5.3 million in taxes in …

#1 Real Madrid

Value: $3.3 billion<br>Owner: Club members<p>Los Merengues finished runner-up this year in La Liga and the Copa del Ray, but nab the title of the world's most valuable sports team thanks to the highest revenues in sports ($650 million during the 2011-12 season). Real inked new deals with Adidas and …

#1 Maria Sharapova

Total earnings: $29 million<br>Prize money: $6 million<br>Endorsements: $23 million<p>Sharapova completed the career Grand Slam last year when she won the French Open. The win triggered lucrative bonuses with sponsors Nike and Head. Her $26.7 million in career prize money ranks third all-time behind the …

Mark Zuckerberg's Net Worth Up $3.7 Billion As Facebook Shares Soar Following Earnings

On Wednesday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg kicked off his company’s second quarter earnings call by explaining the social network’s opportunity for “big changes… in the world.” While the extent to which Facebook can alter global connections is up for debate, there is no doubt that the company’s …

LG's G2 takes on the Galaxy S4 spec for spec, and feature for feature (hands-on)

A superphone by another name<p>After Samsung announced the Galaxy S4, its futuristic slab of a smartphone, it was only a matter of time until LG countered. Today, at a jazz hall in New York City, LG dealt its hand in the form of the new G2, and not surprisingly it’s a lot like the other phone shipping …

Creamy Tomato Soup

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>This recipe can easily be doubled to feed a larger group—and makes for great leftovers. For a lighter soup, omit the cream; or for a little decadence, add more cream or swirl in a little crème fraîche.<p>October 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup (½ stick) unsalted …