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Nelson Mandela The Power of Sport

Nelson Mandela dies at 95

South African president Jacob Zuma made the announcement at a news conference late Thursday, saying, "We've lost our greatest son."<p>Mandela's death …

Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013

Honoring one of the world’s greatest leaders.<p>Nelson Mandela, former President of South Africa, Nobel Peace Prize recipient, and the transformational civil rights leader largely responsible for the dismantling of apartheid, died today at the age of 95.<p>Mandela was one of the world’s most celebrated …

South Africa

Burnout is the consequence of a broken way of work

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>It’s the time of the year where we can start to feel overly stressed by the demands of work, family, and community. But for …

Urban decay to be replaced with farmland in Detroit

Bankrupt and hemorrhaging population, the city of Detroit is banking on greener pastures to lead its rebirth.<p>A private company is snapping up 150 acres on the Motor City's East End -- property where more than 1,000 homes once formed a gritty neighborhood -- and turning it into what is being billed …

Memo to new CEOs: Managing expectations is more important than actual performance

Microsoft and Lululemon Athletica couldn’t be further apart in terms of what they sell, or how they operate. But the two struggling companies share a common problem: Both are in a desperatesearch for a new CEO, following the pending departures of leaders with big personalities.<p>And as the share …

CEOs

Deadly storm system moves east, threatens holiday travel

A wintry storm system that has already claimed 13 lives continued to move east on Sunday, making its way through New Mexico and Texas, with the possibility of advancing to the Northeast and hindering holiday travel plans along the way.<p>The storm, which started in the Southwest on Thursday, could …

Google Glass developers: We're still flying half-blind

If the product is ever to appeal to mainstream users, software developers say, it's up to Google to offer more leadership -- or more access.<p>"As the device gets more personal, it's less about killer apps, and more about the personally awesome app." <br>--Brandyn White, Google Glass developer

Google Glass

Exploring Some of the Earliest Evidence of Human Occupation in Island Southeast Asia

<i>In 2007, despite mounting civil unrest, Timor-Leste established its first National Park connecting a number of endangered bird areas and encompassing a large section of the Coral Triangle, an underwater zone believed to hold the greatest diversity of marine life on Earth. Emelyn Rude is a Young</i> …

The Week in Review: The 50th Anniversary of the JFK Assassination

Inside Flipboard / November 22, 2013<p>This week marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The youngest elected …