Nelson Mandela was laid to rest in his childhood village of Qunu on Sunday, marking the end of an exceptional journey for the prisoner turned president who transformed South Africa.
The La Crosse Police Department has closed Monitor Street between Copeland and Rose Streets because of flooding caused by a water main break.
The first week of the Oscar Pistorius trial is over. Pistorius admits to shooting his girlfriend, but says he thought he was firing at an intruder.
Oops. President Obama misspells the word "respect" in paying tribute to Aretha Franklin at the White House.