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  1. Judge sets 2-week adjournment in Oscar Pistorius trial

    The judge in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius ruled Wednesday that proceedings will adjourn for more than two weeks after Thursday and resume again on May 5.

    Story | Conversation | April 16, 2014
  2. Prosecutor ends cross-examination of Oscar Pistorius

    The chief prosecutor in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has ended his cross-examination after challenging the athlete for five days of testimony about how he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last year.

    Story | Conversation | April 15, 2014
  3. Oscar Pistorius continues testimony in murder trial

    The chief prosecutor in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius on Monday accused him of tailoring his version of how he killed his girlfriend to fit evidence at the scene.

    Story | Conversation | April 14, 2014
  4. Prosecutor challenges Oscar Pistorius' testimony

    The prosecutor in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial has told the world-famous athlete that he fatally shot his girlfriend through a toilet door as they were talking.

    Story | Conversation | April 11, 2014
  5. Oscar Pistorius murder trial: prosecutor criticizes behavior

    Chief prosecutor says Oscar Pistorious egotistical and insincere in apology.

    Story | Conversation | April 10, 2014
  6. Oscar Pistorius testifies that Reeva Steenkamp died in his arms; ...

    The chief prosecutor in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial demanded Wednesday that he openly say he killed his girlfriend, sharply challenging the double-amputee runner when he said he made a "mistake" and setting the stage for a rigorous cross-examination.

    Story | Conversation | April 09, 2014
  7. Oscar Pistorius details night of shooting

    Oscar Pistorius broke down in sobs and howls while testifying at his murder trial Tuesday, forcing the court to adjourn as the star athlete was describing the moments he said he first realized he had shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp through a toilet door.

    Story | Conversation | April 08, 2014
  8. Oscar Pistorius trial resumes as defense opens case

    An emotional Oscar Pistorius began testifying in his murder trial with an apology to the family of Reeva Steenkamp, the girlfriend he killed last year in his home.

    Story | Conversation | April 07, 2014
  9. Oscar Pistorius lawyer says pathologist to open defense case

    A pathologist will likely testify first when Oscar Pistorius' defense team starts calling witnesses at his murder trial next week, the double-amputee athlete's lawyer said Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | April 01, 2014
  10. Oscar Pistorius trial delayed until April 7 due to judge assistan...

    The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has been delayed until April 7 because one of the legal experts who will assist the judge in reaching a verdict is sick, the judge said Friday.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2014
  11. Oscar Pistorius trial -- Prosecution rests; defense to talk with ...

    The prosecution in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial closed its case Tuesday and the defense asked for time to approach some of the 107 state witnesses who did not take the stand.

    Story | Conversation | March 25, 2014
  12. Texts show Reeva Steenkamp sometimes afraid of Oscar Pistorius

    Oscar Pistorius' girlfriend told the athlete she was sometimes scared of him and complained about what she described as his short temper and jealousy in the weeks before he killed her, according to phone messages revealed at the Olympian's murder trial.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2014
  13. Expert testifies that Oscar Pistorius' girlfriend was standing wh...

    While testimony continued, the chief prosecutor in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial says he plans to wrap up his case early next week after calling four or five more witnesses.

    Story | Conversation | March 19, 2014
  14. Defense alleges police errors in Oscar Pistorius trial

    Police photographs of the blood-spattered scene where Oscar Pistorius shot dead his girlfriend indicate that evidence was moved around in violation of procedure during the investigation of the killing, the athlete's chief defense lawyer said Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | March 18, 2014
  15. Firearms expert testifies at Oscar Pistorius trial

    Months before he killed his girlfriend, Oscar Pistorius described how he drew his gun and went into "combat mode" after hearing the noise of a possible intruder at home, which turned out to be a laundry machine, a South African guns expert testified.

    Story | Conversation | March 17, 2014
  16. Oscar Pistorius photographed in bloodied prosthetics

    Police photographs of Oscar Pistorius standing on his 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.

    Story | Conversation | March 14, 2014