Feb 14, 2013, 8:27 AM EDT
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
Aug 3, 2015, 5:28 PM EDT
The Olympics open on Aug. 5, 2016.
Aug 3, 2015, 4:52 PM EDT
“We swim in waters all around the world, and this was no different from anywhere else,” Gwen Jorgensen said.
Aug 3, 2015, 2:51 PM EDT
May-Treanor retired after the London Olympics and had a baby.
Katinka Hosszu, Sarah Sjostrom break records; Missy Franklin, Ryan Lochte make finals at World Championships
Aug 3, 2015, 1:15 PM EDT
Lochte posted his best time since the London Olympics.
Aug 3, 2015, 8:59 AM EDT
Boudia trounced one Chinese star but was beaten by a longtime rival.
Aug 3, 2015, 8:35 AM EDT
“It did feel pretty easy.”
Aug 2, 2015, 12:13 PM EDT
Also, a U.S. Olympic champion’s world record was broken in a semifinal.
Aug 2, 2015, 10:01 AM EDT
They could make history in Rio de Janeiro.
Aug 2, 2015, 1:28 AM EDT
Rousey is a 2008 Olympic judo bronze medalist.
Aug 1, 2015, 3:09 PM EDT
It wants to make a decision by the end of the month.
Jul 31, 2015, 10:57 AM EDT
Key swimmers and events to watch.
Jul 31, 2015, 10:55 AM EDT
Action gets started Sunday in Kazan.
Jul 31, 2015, 6:12 AM EDT
Beijing beat Almaty, Kazakhstan, in a very close IOC vote.
Jul 30, 2015, 3:42 PM EDT
A US Sailing official maintained his stance on the Rio water from last year.
Jul 30, 2015, 1:31 PM EDT
Watch the goalie’s interview on The Dan Patrick Show.
Jul 30, 2015, 1:00 PM EDT
Farah was to have “blood data, supplements data, everything surrounding his medical treatment” investigated.
Jul 30, 2015, 10:12 AM EDT
NBC, NBC Sports Live Extra and Universal Sports will combine for daily coverage.
Jul 30, 2015, 8:08 AM EDT
Either way, the vote will mark an Olympic first.
Jul 29, 2015, 6:27 PM EDT
Felix will be absent from the 200m at Worlds for the first time since 2001.
Jul 29, 2015, 4:49 PM EDT
Biles won’t be eligible to compete collegiately.
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- Katinka Hosszu, Sarah Sjostrom break records; Missy Franklin, Ryan Lochte make finals at World Championships 0
- Katie Ledecky breaks 1500m freestyle world record again 1
- Katie Ledecky, Sun Yang open quests for history with golds at World Championships 0
- Gwen Jorgensen, Sarah True make 2016 U.S. Olympic triathlon team 0
- USOC to talk with other three finalists to replace Boston 2024 Olympic bid 1
- World Swimming Championships women’s preview 0
- Emotional Bode Miller medals in race that mattered most (61)
- Russian women kissing after relay victory at World Championships causes stir (60)
- IOC drops wrestling from 2020 Olympics (47)
- South Korea filing official complaint over Yuna Kim’s Olympic silver (39)
- Zola Budd, 47, dominates college runners in 5K (33)