iOS app Android app More


Pistorius Defense Alleges Police Tampering During Final Arguments

Pistorius Defense Alleges Police Tampering During Final Arguments

08. 8.2014
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) -- The chief defense lawyer for Oscar Pistorius delivered final arguments in the athlete's murder trial on...
Pistorius Involved In Scuffle At South African Nightclub

Pistorius Involved In Scuffle At South African Nightclub

07.15.2014
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was in an altercation at an upmarket nightclub over the weekend, his family said Tuesday. Pistorius...
Oscar Pistorius Defense Rests

Oscar Pistorius Defense Rests

By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA  07. 8.2014
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius moved closer to a verdict on Tuesday when the defense ended its case. In early...
The Last Snowpiercer Review You Will Ever Need to Read

The Last Snowpiercer Review You Will Ever Need to Read

07. 6.2014
Bong Joon-ho's sci-fi allegory Snowpiercer is one weird and hilarious trip. At turns campy and amateurish (with issues of ADR synching...
Pistorius Was Not Mentally Ill When He Killed Girlfriend, Psychiatrists Say

Pistorius Was Not Mentally Ill When He Killed Girlfriend, Psychiatrists Say

06.30.2014
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was not suffering from a mental illness when he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and was...

My Favorite Year: The Pop Culture Peak That Was 1984

06.13.2014
Thirty years ago! Scary! Yet inspiring. (Certainly most millennials I encounter are ripping off that era as fast as their iPad-laden hands...
Wait, <i>THAT'S</i> Why He Hates Oscar Pistorius?

Wait, THAT'S Why He Hates Oscar Pistorius?

Isaac Saul  05.22.2014
He may be on trial for murder, but that has nothing to do with why Oscar Pistorius drew the ire of Norm MacDonald. After starting an...
How Race Factors Into the Pistorius and Kutumela Murder Trials in South Africa

How Race Factors Into the Pistorius and Kutumela Murder Trials in South Africa

05.14.2014
It is hard for many South Africans not to draw the conclusion that in spite of racial progress, white lives have more value than black...
Pistorius Sent For Mental Exam As Judge Halts Murder Trial

Pistorius Sent For Mental Exam As Judge Halts Murder Trial

05.14.2014
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius will undergo psychiatric evaluation after the judge ruled at his murder trial Wednesday...
Ballistics Expert Testifies At Pistorius Trial

Ballistics Expert Testifies At Pistorius Trial

CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and GERALD IMRAY  05. 9.2014
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) -- A ballistics expert testified Friday for the defense at the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius, saying his...
Pistorius Defense Calls Expert Witness To Counter Prosecution Timeline

Pistorius Defense Calls Expert Witness To Counter Prosecution Timeline

CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and GERALD IMRAY  05. 8.2014
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) -- Oscar Pistorius' defense team called an anesthetist to testify at the double-amputee runner's murder trial...
Pistorius Accused Of Making 'Sinister' Remark In Court

Pistorius Accused Of Making 'Sinister' Remark In Court

CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and GERALD IMRAY  05. 6.2014
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) -- Oscar Pistorius was accused of making a "sinister" comment to a friend of Reeva Steenkamp in the courtroom...
Oscar Pistorius Neighbor Heard A Man Crying 'No, Please, Please, No'

Oscar Pistorius Neighbor Heard A Man Crying 'No, Please, Please, No'

05. 6.2014
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was accused of making a "sinister" remark to a friend of Reeva Steenkamp in the courtroom...
Pistorius Neighbor Says Shooting Accidental

Pistorius Neighbor Says Shooting Accidental

05. 5.2014
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Using witness accounts of a panicked nighttime phone call from Oscar Pistorius begging for help and his...