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Artist Creates Colony of Toothpick-Sized Wooden Sculptures

December 6, 2013 4:21 am

Toni Kanwa's artwork, ‘cosmology’ showcases a network of impossibly tiny, needle sized figures, crafted of wood.

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AP Top Stories Dec. 6 A

December 6, 2013 4:10 am

Here's the latest news for Friday, December 6th: Mandela mourned; Severe weather in US; Storm hits UK; Pot party in Seattle.

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´I Met My Hero, Mandela, Behind Bars´

December 6, 2013 3:26 am

Tokyo Sexwale is one of South Africa's new generation of highly successful businessmen. But he's never forgotten his early years when Mandela, even from within a prison cell, was fighting to change South Africa.

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Mandela ´a Masterful Politician´

December 6, 2013 3:26 am

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair pays tribute to Nelson Mandela, describing him as a "brilliant politician".

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Gross Taking Helm of PIMCO Unconstrained Bond

December 6, 2013 3:26 am

Bill Gross will assume management duties of this widely held, Bronze-rated PIMCO fund when current manager Chris Dialynas takes a leave of absence in 2014.

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Icy Blast of Winter Weather Hits South, Midwest

December 6, 2013 2:55 am

Cold and Icy weather is hitting from the South to the Great Lakes on Friday. The National Weather Service issued winter storm and ice warnings for parts of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Mississippi, Missouri, Illinois and Indiana. (Dec. 6)

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Digital Landlord Promises a Disaster-Proof Cloud

December 6, 2013 2:25 am

Cloud computing. It evokes PCs floating merrily in the sky, but in reality it means this: racks upon racks of high-speed servers. And when computing takes up this much space, it needs a landlord. Enter Digital Realty – a property trust that makes the perfect home for would-be data center operators. An early cloud entrant, […]

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We Must Carry on His Spirit-Dalai Lama

December 6, 2013 2:25 am

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, an admirer of South Africa's anti-apartheid hero and former president Nelson Mandela, on Friday (December 06) urged Madiba's followers to translate their sadness into determination to carry his spirit of peace forward. In India, Mandela is highly revered for adopting methods of non-violence and peace to achieve his political […]

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Glastonbury´s ´Mootel´ Solar Farm

December 6, 2013 2:25 am

Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis explains why he covered the roof of his cow shed in solar panels.

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South Africa Mourns ´Greatest Son´

December 6, 2013 2:25 am

South Africans have been paying tribute to their former leader, Nelson Mandela, who has died at the age of 95.

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