Pistorius charged with murder, sobs in court

PRETORIA Fri Feb 15, 2013 4:39am EST

PRETORIA Feb 15 (Reuters) - South African "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius, a double amputee who became one of the biggest names in world athletics, was charged in a Pretoria court on Friday with murdering his girlfriend.

The global sports star broke down in tears after being charged.