Nelson Mandela's funeral will be held at his ancestral home in Qunu a week on Sunday, it has been announced.
A surfer who went to hospital after suffering mystery cuts to his hand and leg was surprised to learn he had been bitten by a shark.
The engineer driving the speeding commuter train that derailed in New York City last weekend, killing four people, has been suspended without pay, a railroad spokesman has said.
England have been drawn to play against Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Right to the end, Winnie and Nelson Mandela remained close.