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Oscar Pistorius Accused of “Sinister Remark” During Trial Break

Oscar Pistorius Accused of “Sinister Remark” During Trial Break

By Val Powell May 7, 2014

Oscar Pistorius, the South African double-amputee track athlete, was accused of saying a “sinister remark” when his trial went on break Tuesday. Pistorius allegedly asked his slain girlfriend’s friend, “How can you sleep at night?” The incident is said to …

Witness In Pistorius Trial Breaks Down In Tears Witness In Pistorius Trial Breaks Down In Tears

The trial of Paralympics champion Oscar Pistorius resumed on Monday in South Africa. On February 13, 2013, the South African runner shot his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, at their home in Pretoria, South Africa. The athlete was charged with murder and …

Oscar Pistorius: Victim’s Clothes Could Seal Fate Oscar Pistorius: Victim’s Clothes Could Seal Fate

Oscar Pistorius is currently on trial for the alleged murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. It is a scandal that has rocked the nation of South Africa, where Pistorius was once hailed as a hero. Pistorius was nicknamed “Blade Runner”, after …

Oscar Pistorius’ iPhone Pursued For Murder Trial Oscar Pistorius’ iPhone Pursued For Murder Trial

Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee and South African Olympian who was arrested and charged in the shooting death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, last Valentine’s Day, will be heading to court for the final time in early March. Pistorius, 27, fatally …

Nelson Mandela: $4.1 Million Estate Left In His Will Nelson Mandela: $4.1 Million Estate Left In His Will

“Reading wills are always occasions charged with emotion.” This reply came from Deputy Constitutional Court head, Dikgang Moseneke, when queried about the recent review of Nelson Mandela’s own will to friends and family members. The man who spent his life …

Nelson Mandela Estate Valued At $4.1 Million Nelson Mandela Estate Valued At $4.1 Million

The late South African president Nelson Mandela has reportedly left behind an estate valued at 46m rand ($4.1 million), according to the executors of his will. Mandela died last December at age 95. The civil rights hero left an estate that …

Bruce Springsteen Plays First South African Show Bruce Springsteen Plays First South African Show

Legendary singer-songwriter Bruce Springsteen rocked the crowd tonight during the first concert of his South African tour. According to Yahoo! News UK, the 20-time Grammy award-winning singer and his E Street Band opened the concert with a touching tribute commemorating the …

Elephant Attacks Car, Stabs Woman With Tusk Elephant Attacks Car, Stabs Woman With Tusk

A national park in South Africa has had to put down an aggressive elephant that attacked a car and injured one of the passengers, officials say. Kruger National Park was the scene of a frightening ordeal on December 30 when …

Charlize Theron Looks Stunning in Bikini Photo Charlize Theron Looks Stunning in Bikini Photo

Although Christmas has already come and gone, actor Charlize Theron has given a late gift to all of the men of the world. The South African beauty recently took a trip to Hawaii for the holiday season and was captured …

Nelson Mandela Buried In Hometown Of Qunu Nelson Mandela Buried In Hometown Of Qunu

Nelson Mandela, fondly known as Madiba, became South Africa’s first black president in 1994. He was buried on Sunday in his childhood village of Qunu in Eastern Cape province. His burial concluded 10 days of  mourning that followed his death …

Obama Takes a Selfie at Mandela's Memorial Obama Takes a Selfie at Mandela's Memorial
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After our story on people taking selfies at funerals and other inappropriate places, it probably doesn’t come as much of a surprise that someone took a selfie at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service. The person caught taking the selfie, on the …

Charlize Theron Leads Celebrities in Mandela Tribute Charlize Theron Leads Celebrities in Mandela Tribute

After the sad news spread that Nelson Mandela passed away yesterday at the age of 95, mourners from around the world showed the Nobel Peace Prize Winner a lot of love and respect. Appreciation and gratitude for all that Mandela …

Nelson Mandela Dies At The Age Of 95 Nelson Mandela Dies At The Age Of 95

Nelson Mandela was a pioneer of peace, freedom and unity. The man who served 27 years in prison due to his opposition to South Africa’s apartheid laws, and later became the president of South Africa, died today. He will be …

Nelson Mandela Dies At 95 Years Old Nelson Mandela Dies At 95 Years Old

Nelson Mandela, the former president of South Africa, has died after battling a long illness. He was 95 years old. Mandela was revered by many after he rose up from prisoner to leader in a country torn apart by apartheid. …

South African Mall Collapses, Causing Injuries South African Mall Collapses, Causing Injuries

On Tuesday, horror struck when the roof of a South African shopping mall located in Tongaat (20 miles north of Durban) that was under construction collapsed. Massive rescue efforts involving police, countless rescue teams, sniffer dogs, and even spotlights were …

Nelson Mandela Book to Be Completed by Colleagues Nelson Mandela Book to Be Completed by Colleagues

A sequel to Nelson Mandela’s book, “A Long Walk to Freedom”, was started by Mandela. However, after numerous hospital stays, and after his last release from the hospital, he will not be able to finish it. According to AFP, Mandela …

Nelson Mandela: Stable but Critical Nelson Mandela: Stable but Critical

“The health of the former President remains much the same … which is stable but critical while Madiba continues to respond to treatment.” That was the crux of today’s update from the South African government. The announcement followed President Jacob …