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The Empire State Building, right, rises into the climbs into the New York City skyline lit in the colors of the South African Flag to observe the passing of former South African President and Civil Rights leader Nelson Mandela, Friday, Dec. 6, 2103 in New York. Mandela died on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 at age 95.

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The Empire State Building, right, rises into the climbs into the New York City skyline lit in the colors of the South African Flag to observe the passing of former South African President and Civil Rights leader Nelson Mandela, Friday, Dec. 6, 2103 in New York. Mandela died on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 at age 95.