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- Crowds have descended on South Africa's FNB Stadium as mourners and world leaders gather to honour Nelson Mandela. The torrential rains that greeted the spectators didn't appear to dampen the mood in the 95,000-seat stadium, as crowds sang and danced in the stands.
- Craig Joseph, a South African man, says when Nelson Mandela showed up at his bar mitzvah 17 years ago his life was changed, teaching him that anything was possible.
- Canada has filed a claim that dramatically expands the country's boundaries in the Atlantic Ocean, but it will be a few more years before Canadian scientists determine whether that claim can extend all the way to the North Pole.
- Thousands of people have turned out for the public memorial service being held today for the Toronto cop who died one week ago following a tragic car crash.