PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — A doctor who said he saw Oscar Pistorius weeping over his dead or dying girlfriend after he shot her has resumed testimony in the murder trial of the double-amputee runner.
Radiologist Johan Stipp was being questioned by defense lawyer Barry Roux on Friday, a day after Stipp described how Pistorius knelt at Reeva Steenkamp's side and struggled in vain to help her breathe by holding two fingers in her clenched mouth.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Darren Sharper returns to court on Friday where his attorneys will seek the former NFL safety's release from a Los Angeles jail.
The former player has been held without bail because of an arrest warrant issued by Louisiana authorities accusing him and another man of raping two women in September. A criminal case has not yet been filed, and Sharper's attorneys say he cannot legally be held without bail in Los Angeles.
BARRYTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — This year's frigid winter has created excellent conditions for ice sailing on the Hudson River in New York.
More than a dozen boats hit the ice last weekend on a wide stretch of the river about 100 miles north of New York City. Among them were two reconditioned 19th-century ice yachts, made of heavy lumber and fitted with tall sails.
The ice sailors were the rare Northeasterners who welcomed the polar vortex....
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jared Brownridge scored 20 points Thursday night as ninth-seeded Santa Clara defeated No. 8 seed Pacific 81-64 and advanced to the West Coast Conference quarterfinals.
Recently named the WCC Newcomer of the Year, Brownridge made 4 of 8 from 3-point range, including one that capped a 15-6 run and gave Santa Clara (14-18) a 49-37 lead with 14:20 left in the second half.
From there, the Broncos continued to pull away from Pacific (15-15...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Griffin had 20 points and 11 rebounds during three thunderous quarters by the Los Angeles Clippers, who routed the Lakers again 142-94 Thursday night to extend their winning streak to a season-best six games.
Darren Collison had a team-high 24 points while starting at shooting guard for the injured Jamal Crawford. Chris Paul added 13 points and 11 assists for the Clippers, who apparently are trying to make up for decades of humiliation at the...