The president said the South African leader set an example “all humanity should aspire to.”
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Mandela died in Johannesburg, current President Jacob Zuma announced there just before midnight on Friday.
The senator blasted the "frivolity" of a press conference about the investigation.
Activists held several protests in Washington this week as the House wraps up for the year.
Poll shows 23-point drop in Obama's approval rating with Hispanics.
The U.S. took precautions along the Mexican border after theft, Carney said.
Carney said GOP’s “problem” with women voters “isn't about language, it's about policies.”
The White House now says Obama stayed with his uncle, who was just granted residency.
The dual appearances come at a tense time in U.S.-Israeli relations.
Swedish intelligence officials have been working with the NSA, according to the report.