Mandela hospitalization stretches into 8th day

Anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela remains hospitalized for an eighth day for a lung infection.


The 94-year-old political leader was admitted to a hospital near South Africa's capital, Pretoria, on Dec. 8 for tests. Government officials later said Mandela was suffering from a recurrent lung infection, an affliction he had in 2011 as well. (AP)