Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Oscar Pistorius should be jailed for at least 10 years for killing his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, the prosecution said Friday as the star sprinter's sensational trial approached its climax.
PRETORIA - Agence France-Presse
Lawyers for Reeva Steenkamp's family expressed shock that Oscar Pistorius's defence team revealed details of secret "blood money" payments during a heated courtroom arguments over his sentencing.
LOS ANGELES - Agence France-Presse
The NFL, which has built a multi-billion dollar empire out of its violent and quintessentially American game, is under attack as never before over its handling of off-field violence involving players.
JOHANNESBURG - Agence France-Presse
Fallen paralympic hero Oscar Pistorius returns to court Monday at the start of his sentencing hearing after he was convicted of culpable homicide in the killing of his girlfriend
"Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius was convicted of culpable homicide Friday for shooting his lover Reeva Steenkamp, but walked free on bail ahead of what could still be a stiff prison sentence.
MONTGOMERY COUNTY - Reuters
Suspended Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson faced new legal trouble on Oct. 9 after Texas prosecutors in his child abuse case asked a court to order his arrest on a possible drug-related bond violation.
BRUSSELS - Agence France-Presse
U.S. sprinter Justin Gatlin will go for a 100-200m double at the Diamond League finale in Brussels tonight, up against a raft of track stars but not Jamaican Usain Bolt.
BERLIN - Reuters
Kenya's Dennis Kimetto smashed the marathon world record in Berlin, winning the race in a time of two hours, two minutes and 57 seconds after setting a scintillating pace from the start to shave 26 seconds off the previous best
KYOTO - Agence France-Presse
Closing in on his 104th birthday, a twinkle-toed Japanese sprinter has thrown down the challenge to the world's fastest man Usain Bolt, telling him: "let's rumble!"
LONDON - Agence France-Presse
Scottish tennis star Andy Murray broke his silence over the independence referendum on Thursday by appearing to lend last-minute support to the "Yes" campaign as polling began.
GOLD COAST, Australia- Agence France-Presse
Michael Phelps showed he could be on track for even more Olympic glory after making a winning return to international competition just a few months after coming out of retirement.
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