The day after former South African President Nelson Mandela died, people of all races gathered outside his former home in Soweto to lay wreaths, sing freedom songs, whisper prayers and perform the shuffling toyi-toyi dance in his honor. The tributes to him spread far beyond South Africa, however. School children in India lit candles. Flags were lowered to half-staff in capitals across Europe and in the United States. Pope Francis led a moment of silence at the Vatican. Here is a look at how much of the world honored "madiba.''
The photos were released Nov. 25 by the Danbury, Conn., State's Attorney as part of a report on the mass shooting at Sandy Hook elementary in Newtown, Conn. Adam Lanza opened fire inside the school on Dec. 14, 2012, killing 20 first-graders and six educators before killing himself as police arrived. The photos show that crime scene and the one at the house where he shot his mother.
The week in photos. Wakeboarders come to downtown Tampa, Mel's Hot Dogs turns 40, scenes from the Fourth of July and more.
A look at the past week in photos. Tampa Bay Area couples celebrate the Supreme Court's DOMA decision, elderly couples renew their vows and Cuba's Orquesta Aragon visits St. Pete.