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Court Sees Bloody Pistorius Photos as Defense Raises Questions About Police

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial: Photos of a Bloodied Blade Runner Shown in Court

Originally posted 03/14/2014 11:45AM

Police photographs of a bare-chested Oscar Pistorius standing in his garage on blood-stained prosthetic legs and wearing shorts covered in blood, taken shortly after the athlete fatally shot his girlfriend, were shown to the court at his murder trial Friday.

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Oscar Pistorius 'Just Laughed' About Shooting from Car Sunroof, Friend Says

Oscar Pistorius 'Just Laughed' About Shooting from Car Sunroof, Friend Says

Originally posted 03/11/2014 03:30PM

Oscar Pistorius's friend testified Tuesday that the Olympian twice fired guns in public in the six months before he killed his girlfriend, once without warning through the sunroof of a moving car following an angry altercation with a policeman.

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The World in Pictures: See the 10 Best Photos of the Week!

The World in Pictures: See the 10 Best Photos of the Week!

Originally posted 03/10/2014 08:00AM

Samba dancers celebrate Carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Niagra Falls freezes over and more breathtaking images from around the globe

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Oscar Pistorius Vomits During Graphic Autopsy Results

UpdatePosted 03/10/2014 07:55AM

Oscar Pistorius Vomits During Graphic Autopsy Results

Originally posted 03/10/2014 07:55AM

Oscar Pistorius vomited in the dock at his murder trial Monday as he heard graphic details of the injuries sustained by the girlfriend he fatally shot.

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Oscar Pistorius Trial: Testimony Attempts to Paint Blade Runner's Dark Side

Oscar Pistorius Trial: Testimony Attempts to Paint Blade Runner's Dark Side

Originally posted 03/09/2014 09:50AM

It was a rough week for Oscar Pistorius.

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Oscar Pistorius Prayed Over Bloodied Girlfriend for Her Life: Witness

Oscar Pistorius Prayed Over Bloodied Girlfriend for Her Life: Witness

Originally posted 03/06/2014 01:00PM

As the girlfriend he shot lay dead or dying in his home, a weeping, praying Oscar Pistorius knelt at her side and struggled in vain to help her breathe by holding two fingers in her clenched mouth, a witness testified Thursday.

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Reeva Steenkamp's Mom: I Don't Wish Oscar Harm, I Just Want the Truth | Oscar Pistorius

Reeva Steenkamp's Mom: I Don't Wish Oscar Harm, I Just Want the Truth

Originally posted 03/04/2014 04:05PM

Reeva Steenkamp's mother, June, says she can forgive Olympian Oscar Pistorius, but she wants to know what happened the night he shot her daughter four times through a locked bathroom door.

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Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial Highlights: a Scream, a Glare & a Mystery Woman

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial Opens with Drama, Unusual Moments

Originally posted 03/03/2014 03:00PM

With gripping testimony about a "blood-curdling" scream, the Oscar Pistorius murder trial started Monday in a South African court where the double-amputee Olympian stands accused of fatally shooting his model-girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Pistorius, 27, has pleaded not guilty and claims he fired four times through a bathroom door in February 2013 in the mistaken belief he was shooting at an intruder. The trial – a sensation in his home country, which has held the Olympian as a hero – already has offered several highlights, surprises and unusual moments:

A Mother's Stare
Reeva's mother June Steenkamp stared at Pistorius for a full minute as he walked into the courtroom. He steadfastly ignored her. The Steenkamp family sat on the right side of a long bench along with the Pistorius family, with several lawyers sandwiched between them.

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Blade Runner Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial: 'You Could Hear Blood-Curdling Screams'

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial: Witness Testifies 'You Could Hear Blood-Curdling Screams'

Originally posted 03/03/2014 08:20AM

The first witness in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial testified Monday to hearing "blood-curdling" screams before the sound of four gunshots on the night the double-amputee Olympian killed his girlfriend.

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5 Reasons the Oscar Pistorius Case Isn't a Slam Dunk | Oscar Pistorius

5 Reasons the Oscar Pistorius Case Isn't a Slam Dunk

Originally posted 02/28/2014 05:00PM

The Olympic athlete admitted to shooting his girlfriend to death on Valentine's Day 2013, but was it an accident or premeditated?

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