Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in prison
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) -- Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van with barred windows Tuesday ..... Pistorius, a once-inspiring athlete, known as the Blade Runner because he competed on carbon-fiber blades, was the
Important dates in the life of Oscar Pistorius
JOHANNESBURG (AP) A look at some of the significant dates in Oscar Pistorius ' headline-grabbing life: --- Nov. 22, 1986: Pistorius ..... able-bodied athletes because of his blades. In May, the Blade Runner , as he becomes known, overturns the decision when he wins
Pros 'n' cons: Sports' most notorious athletes
From O.J. Simpson and Mike Tyson to Rae Carruth and Oscar Pistorius , sports' history is filled with athletes whose infamy off the field was as large as their legend on it â and whose acts ultimately landed them in prison.
London Now: Last shot for 'Blade Runner'
I there I'm Chelsea and this land and now I've date is presented by city. Tonight Oscar this story as get another chance to make history in the banks. After South Africa wanted to appeal in the four by 400 meter relay final. Oscar and his teammates will have another shot at battle. On Wednesday
Oscar Pistorius prosecutors to appeal verdict, sentence
spokesman for South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority says prosecutors will appeal the verdict and sentencing of Oscar Pistorius , who was handed a 5-year prison term after being convicted of culpable homicide. Prosecution spokesman Nathi Mncube
Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison in killing of girlfriend
Oscar Pistorius was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison for killing Reeva Steenkamp by a South African judge who cited the "gross negligence
No civil claim against Oscar Pistorius
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) The parents of Reeva Steenkamp will not pursue a civil claim against Oscar Pistorius for killing their daughter and will pay back around $10,000 that the athlete gave them in monthly instalments to help with living
2016 Rio Olympic Games organizers would welcome Oscar Pistorius , if eligible
LONDON -- Brazilian Olympic and Paralympic organizers say Oscar Pistorius would be welcome to compete at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro if the South African runner is declared eligible. The double-amputee
South African prosecutors say they will appeal Oscar Pistorius verdict and sentence
JOHANNESBURG (AP) South African prosecutors say they will appeal Oscar Pistorius verdict and sentence.
Pistorius can expect cool reception in Paralympics
LONDON (AP) If Oscar Pistorius manages to avoid a lengthy prison sentence and returns to the ..... the 2012 London Games when the South African known as the '' Blade Runner '' became the first double-amputee sprinter to compete at