Feb 14, 2013, 8:27 AM EST
As always, Twitter reacted quickly after Oscar Pistorius was charged with the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, Thursday morning.
Hoping this isn’t true… Oscar Pistorius arrested for the murder of his girlfriend.m.usatoday.com/article/news/1…
— Nick Symmonds (@NickSymmonds) February 14, 2013
Pistorius story gets more grim by the minute.
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) February 14, 2013
“Utter and absolute shock.” -NBC Track & Field analyst @atoboldon shares his reaction to Oscar Pistorius story
— TODAY(@todayshow) February 14, 2013
Have to admit that on list of expected post-Olympic stories, “Pistorius charged with murder” didn’t even make the top five.
— T.J. Quinn (@TJQuinnESPN) February 14, 2013
Absolutely shocking news about Oscar Pistorius. What on earth has gone on here?
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) February 14, 2013
Devastated by the news about Oscar Pistorius. No jokes from me. Just sadness.
— Adam Hills (@adamhillscomedy) February 14, 2013
This 2008 article lists Pretoria, where Pistorius lives, one of RSA’s most dangerous in terms of house robberies goo.gl/QvKwo
— Amanda Doyle (@AmandaDoyleNBC) February 14, 2013
Can’t believe he’s been charged. I refuse to ever believe Pistorius is capable of that kind of act.
— Oi what’s your PB… (@itsJordan400m) February 14, 2013
Mar 3, 2015, 10:20 PM EST
Previously, Phelps and USA Swimming agreed he would withdraw from the World Championships team due to his DUI arrest.
Mar 3, 2015, 4:30 PM EST
The Olympic champion competes next week for the first time since July.
Mar 3, 2015, 11:07 AM EST
How do the versions for Toronto 2015 compare to previous Pan Am Games medals?
Mar 3, 2015, 10:27 AM EST
Even if baseball is re-added to the Olympics, Fukushima might not be a logical choice to host games.
Mar 2, 2015, 4:59 PM EST
Team GB’s men and women were ousted in the 2012 Olympic quarterfinals.
Mar 2, 2015, 2:28 PM EST
The Olympic judo bronze medalist is compared to a former dominant heavyweight boxer.
Mar 2, 2015, 11:47 AM EST
Walsh Jennings also had breakfast with a beach legend in Rio de Janeiro.
Mar 2, 2015, 11:11 AM EST
IOC member and former South Africa Olympic Committee president previously said the nation was readying to bid.
Mar 2, 2015, 10:21 AM EST
Bowe skated with dominance not seen since 2003.
Mar 2, 2015, 5:47 AM EST
Vonn is three away from another World Cup mark.
Mar 1, 2015, 9:44 AM EST
Austrian rival puts on a dominating performance in Garmisch.
Mar 1, 2015, 8:31 AM EST
Vonn will get another chance on Monday.
Mar 1, 2015, 12:05 AM EST
Rousey is undefeated in 11 pro fights since winning Olympic judo bronze in 2008.
Feb 28, 2015, 10:03 AM EST
Meyers Taylor improved from silver medals at the 2013 Worlds and 2014 Olympics.
Feb 27, 2015, 3:55 PM EST
Rio government organization published two videos looking at the construction of Olympic Park.
Feb 27, 2015, 2:22 PM EST
Nibali might not be able to defend his Tour de France title as an Astana rider.
Feb 27, 2015, 12:52 PM EST
Ashton Eaton, Brianne Theisen-Eaton are taking different paths to potential gold in Rio.
Feb 27, 2015, 9:00 AM EST
“Athletes have wanted this changed for a very long time. It’s been a very long discussion.”
Feb 26, 2015, 4:48 PM EST
U.S. Olympic legend said yes. Top U.S. gymnast says no.
Feb 26, 2015, 10:48 AM EST
Meanwhile, the Olympic champion is well back in Winterberg.
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