South Africa Begins Farewell to Nelson Mandela
Wall Street Journal
A boy walks past a mural depicting Nelson Mandela during different stages of his history, outside the Regina Mundi church in Soweto, Johannesburg, on Sunday. Associated Press. QUNU, South Africa—The country Sunday began to bid a collective goodbye ...
South Korea Announces Expansion of Its Air Defense Zone
New York Times
SEOUL, South Korea — Defying both China and Japan, South Korea announced on Sunday that it was expanding its air patrol zone for the first time in 62 years to include airspace over the East China Sea that is also claimed by Beijing and Tokyo.
Anti-corruption party leads rout of ruling Congress in India elections
India's ruling Congress Party has pledged a period of “deep introspection” after suffering a series of humiliating election defeats on Sunday. The losses included a rout in New Delhi, the party's traditional stronghold, where it was beaten into third place by a ...
Snow and Freezing Rain Expected Sunday into Monday
NBC New York
A winter weather advisory is in effect for most counties north and west of New York City Sunday, with a couple of inches of snow possible throughout the tri-state area. Expect accumulations of 1 to 2 inches of slushy snow with a slick coating of freezing rain on ...