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Pistorius starts five-year term for killing Reeva Steenkamp 8:30am EDT

PRETORIA (Reuters) - Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius started his five-year jail sentence on Tuesday for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, marking the end of a trial that has gripped South Africa and millions around the world.  Full Article

 
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Special Report: U.S. visa program for crime victims is hit-or-miss prospect 9:18am EDT 

(Reuters) - It was the week of Chinese New Year, and Jian Zhen Huang was climbing her sister’s doorstep in Brooklyn with cups and other supplies for the celebration inside. Suddenly, a young man grabbed her, punched her in the face several times, knocked her down to the pavement and stole her phone.  Full Article  

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Canada August wholesale trade rebounds to near record Monday, 20 Oct 2014 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian wholesale trade in August recouped most of July's decline and came in at the second-highest level on record, defying expectations of a 0.2 percent decline, according to Statistics Canada data released on Monday.  Full Article