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South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius, accused of murdering his girlfriend, sits with his head in his hand after arriving at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria, South Africa, for the second day of his trial on March 4, 2014. Lawyers for Paralympian Oscar Pistorius will on March 4 resume a searing cross-examination of a key witness at his murder trial who claims to have heard screams, then shots, as his girlfriend was killed. The second day of Pistorius's trial for the Valentine's Day killing of Reeva Steenkamp will begin with lawyer Barry Roux redoubling efforts to pick apart the prosecution's premier witness.

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South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius, accused of murdering his girlfriend, sits with his head in his hand after arriving at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria, South Africa, for the second day of his trial Read more

A Nation Unites For Nelson Mandela...JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - JUNE 14:  Nokuthula Mbonde, 30, poses for a portrait by a mural of Nelson Mandela in Soweto on June 14, 2013 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Speaking of Nelson Mandela Ms Siqangwe said, "He means a lot, he means freedom". The former South African President and leader of the anti-apartheid movement has spent over a week in hospital after being admitted for a recurring lung infection. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

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Nokuthula Mbonde stands next to a mural of Nelson Mandela in Soweto in Johannesburg, South Africa. Read more