Today’s Top 10 Front Pages: “Madiba is Dead”
The image of just one man appears nearly universal on front pages across the globe today. Nelson Mandela, a former political prisoner who became president of South Africa, and one of history’s most influential world leaders, died Dec. 5 at age 95. Today’s front-page photographs and headlines reflect his grace and distinction.
De Standaard / Brussels, Belgium
The Mercury / Durban, South Africa
Los Angeles Times / Los Angeles, Calif.
Hartford Courant / Hartford, Conn.
El Colombiano / Medellin, Colombia
Northwest Florida Daily News / Fort Walton Beach, Fla.
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Honolulu, Hawaii
Chicago Tribune / Chicago, Ill.
Poughkeepsie Journal / Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Standard-Speaker / Hazleton, Pa.