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South Africa: Park staff arrested for poaching

South Africa: Park staff arrested for poaching

JOHANNESBURG — A ranger and two other employees of South Africa’s parks service were arrested on suspicion of rhino poaching in the country’s flagship wildlife reserve, the...

Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide

Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide

PRETORIA — South African judge on Friday found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, or negligent killing, in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and...

Pistorius cleared of gravest murder charges

Pistorius cleared of gravest murder charges

PRETORIA (South Africa) — After clearing the Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius of the gravest charges against him, the judge in his murder trial abruptly suspended the...

Pistorius trial: Judge begins reading verdict

Pistorius trial: Judge begins reading verdict

PRETORIA (South Africa) — The judge in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial today (Sept 11) read the reasoning behind her upcoming verdict on whether the double-amputee athlete...

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