Oscar Pistorius-the “Blade Runner” who made history last year as the first paralympian to compete in the able-bodied Olympics-was charged with murder Thursday after his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp, was found shot dead inside his home in South Africa.
Peruvian archeologists have discovered a temple believed to be about 5,000 years old in a valley just north of Lima. It could be the oldest site ever discovered in the world.
Steve Martin is a dad! The 67-year-old actor and his 41-year-old wife welcomed a baby into the world in December, keeping the whole thing a secret.
A wealthy donor says that Bill Clinton told him that Hillary will run for president in 2016.
Iceland is considering a complete ban on pornography.
Lady Gaga says the pain in her right hip had become too much to bear. She’s been hiding it from her staff and says she’s had a history of “borderline lupus.”
There’s a movie being made about the making of the movie “Mary Poppins,” with Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson… but no Julie Andrews to be seen anywhere.
A woman who is believed to be the last surviving food taster for Adolf Hitler says that, towards the end, Hitler was a vegetarian.
New York City Mayor Bloomberg’s latest target: Styrofoam. He’d like a complete ban in the city.
A 30-year-woman in Atlanta appears to have drank herself to death with a 2-gallon a day Coca Cola habit.
After 7 years in Las Vegas, the Miss America pageant is heading back to the shores of New Jersey.
Alyson Hannigan has taken out a restraining order against a guy who keeps making threats against her and her family online.
Daryl Hannah and Robert F. Kennedy Jr. were among those arrested at the White House, protesting the Keystone Oil Pipeline project.
On the day that a new season of “Survivor” got underway, the announcement was made that Jeff Probst’s talk show was canceled after only one season.
33.5-million tuned in for the president’s “State of the Union” speech the other night.