By CNN Staff
updated 8:57 PM EST, Thu December 5, 2013
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South Africa is celebrating the 93rd birthday today of its most prized national figure, anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela.
Close to 12 million students sang "Happy Birthday" to Mandela before school began today.
But one of the many things African students — and people all across the world can look towards to for inspiration — are the many quotes Mandela has provided us with.
Here is our list of the "Top 10 Nelson Mandela Quotes of All-Time."
1. Nothing in this world is impossible a...
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Another Chicago 'L' line is getting a massive revamp, this time for the Chicago Transit Authority's Blue Line.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and other officials announced a nearly half-billion dollar, four-year renovation plan for the CTA Blue Line's O'Hare branch on Thursday. The $492 million project, called "Your New Blue," will tackle track and station improvements between the Grand station in River North and the Cumberland station near O'Hare International airport.
The improvements are...
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Peoples Gas, ComEd, and Historic Chicago Bungalow Association are hosting an energy-efficiency fair this Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Chicago Public Library South Shore Branch (2505 E. 73rd Street). The fair will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Residents of the community are invited to come out and sign up to receive free energy-efficiency equipment.
The fair's purpose is to help Chicago residents save money on bills, energy and the environment through appliance rebate programs ...
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President Barack Obama ordered flags at the White House and other public and military facilities to be flown at half-staff through sunset on December 9 to honor the passing of Nelson ...
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