JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (AP) — Flags were lowered to half mast and people in black townships, in upscale mostly white suburbs and in South Africa's vast rural grasslands commemorated Nelson Mandela with song, tears and prayers on Friday while pledging to adhere to the values of unity and democracy that he embodied ...more »
KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Ministry of Health says that all public hospitals will remain open during the period of inclement weather.
The Ministry is also urging pregnant women who are close to full term to relocate to family or friends who live close to hospitals.
The advisory comes in light of the impending Tropical Storm Sandy, which is expected to make landfall in Jamaica Wednesday.
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