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Katie Price reveals she was private messaging Oscar Pistorius during his trial - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Katie Price has revealed that she was in contact with convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius during his trial. The Loose Women panelist was discussing her obsession with serial killers during the ITV daytime show when she made the startling confession.
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Oscar Pistorius to Be Released From Jail on Oct. 20

New York Times - ‎May 15, 2016‎
JOHANNESBURG - Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee Olympic runner who shot his girlfriend to death on Valentine's Day 2013, can leave prison and move to house arrest next week, South Africa's Department of Corrections said Thursday.
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New Oscar Pistorius documentary piques interest at Cannes

Eyewitness News - ‎May 19, 2016‎
The film, based on the book Behind the Door: The Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp Story by Mandy Wiener and Barry Bateman, promises to go deeper into the story behind the shooting.

The Oscar Pistorius Case: Injustice in the Court Room: A trial by the Media.

The News Hub - ‎May 22, 2016‎
The media have generated a witch hunt in respect to Oscar Pistorius. They have chosen to ignore what was established in a Court of law and ignore that the State prosecuted this case with such ferocity, demonstrating the State were only ever interested ...

'Then, I wanted to run'

Harvard Gazette - ‎9 hours ago‎
It's a movement that's quite different from the one employed by “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius and other below-the-knee amputees, who often can do far more challenging activities, such as hiking and running uphill, than bilaterals.

Paralympic Gold Medalist Patrick "Blake" Leeper Leaps Back Into the Race After Receiving Letter From U.S. Olympic ...

Marketwired (press release) - ‎9 hours ago‎
He went on to compete in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, where he picked up two more medals, a bronze in the 200-meter dash and silver in the 400-meter dash, losing to South African Oscar Pistorius, whose world record of 45.39 seconds is the one ...

Starting afresh: Oscar's sister Aimée leaves SA - ‎May 12, 2016‎
According to the source, a few South Africans have taken Aimée under their wing and have been introducing her to her new home. The Pistorius siblings - Oscar, Aimée and their brother, Carl - have been very close since childhood and since their parents, ...

AUTHOR INTERVIEW: Violence women face daily must stop

BDlive - ‎7 hours ago‎
Oscar Pistorius. He's spoken about all the time. No one talks about the woman who got shot dead." Pistorius murdered his girlfriend Reeva Steemkamp in February 2013.

Pistorius to be released from jail October 20 - ‎May 19, 2016‎
Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee Olympic runner who shot his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, to death on Valentine's Day 2013, can leave prison and move to house arrest next week, South Africa's Department of Corrections said yesterday.

Oscar: Cut and Paste review – fay Britpop with glorious melodies

The Guardian - ‎May 12, 2016‎
Oscar Scheller is armed with heart-throb looks and sugary hooks. If it wasn't for Oscar Pistorius and the Academy Awards rendering his name ungoogleable, not to mention the difficulty of staying afloat as an independent act in 2016, the London crooner ...

Tears of joy as aspiring 'blade runner' Neil (16) does first lap on new leg

Irish Independent - ‎May 22, 2016‎
Mr O'Neill launched a fundraising campaign last year to buy Neil a transfemoral prosthetic or "blade", made famous by disgraced South African "blade runner" Oscar Pistorius. It turned into a nationwide fundraising effort after Neil's story was picked ...
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Baylor University football sexual assault scandal; dead meat media

Blasting News - ‎19 hours ago‎
No doubt other universities are going have similar allegations. This follows in every major incident, from Clintons' “I did not have sex with that woman” to the Oscar Pistorius murder trial that ended up with a flurry of reports that he acted ...
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Bolt adds another title on road to Rio

The Japan Times - ‎May 20, 2016‎
Rehm hopes to become the second athlete with a carbon-fiber prosthesis to compete in the Olympics and the Paralympics after South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius in 2012. “I hope I can perform at the Olympics but it will be the issue in (coming) weeks ...
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Collection of short films made by South Africans showing at Cannes

Eyewitness News - ‎May 20, 2016‎
Meanwhile, a new documentary about Oscar Pistorius has piqued interest at the festival. The film, based on the book Behind the Door: The Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp Story by Mandy Wiener and Barry Bateman, promises to go deeper into the ...

Is it possible to finish a marathon under 2 hours? This SMU professor is trying to make it happen.

Dallas Morning News (blog) - ‎May 15, 2016‎
One of them is a Southern Methodist University professor whose research helped overturn a ban that kept famous South African athlete Oscar Pistorius, a double amputee, from using his prosthetic legs in Olympic races. The Sub2 Project, as it is called ...

Top 10 #BestPartofthe90s For Sports Fans

SportsGrid - ‎May 20, 2016‎
The world would stop spinning. It would be like if Oscar Pistorius was American and won the gold medal in the 2012 London Olympics, despite not having legs.

ONLINE READERS COMMENT: Amend the outdated 'horse and buggy' laws

Jamaica Observer - ‎May 17, 2016‎
This hardy nostrum was recently repeated by the head of the Jamaica Bar Association. Most countries, included common law jurisdictions such as South Africa, seem to get along just fine without this "sacred right".
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My running legs got stolen today, please help me find them: Paralympian tweets about shocking theft

The Sun - ‎May 15, 2016‎
She uses running blades similar to those made famous by South African Oscar Pistorius. Low - who lost both her legs in a train accident - is scheduled to compete in this summer's Paralympics in Rio.

Algo Trading, Mobile Banking And Robo Advisers Are Early Signs Of Augmented Life

Forbes - ‎May 12, 2016‎
Most people have probably heard of Oscar Pistorius, the South African runner who has won races on artificial legs, even if they mostly know him for his murder conviction.

World-class disabled athletes compete in Desert Challenge - ‎May 13, 2016‎
They run on blades similar to what Oscar Pistorius used in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Many can be seen speeding around the track in racing wheelchairs that look like an Indy car converted into a slick wheelchair, with two large wheels in the ...