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Reported at 2:51 AM CST: A high court in South Africa increased Oscar Pistorius' prison sentence to 13 years and five months for the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. [ See More ]

South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal issued the ruling after the prosecution appealed his previous sentence of six years as too lenient.

The former Olympic and Paralympic sprinter killed Steenkamp at his home in an upscale Pretoria neighborhood in the early hours of Valentine's Day in 2013 -- an act he says was an accident after he mistook her for an intruder. The prosecution called it a deliberate act after the two had an argument. [ Hide ]
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My name is Brent Butler. I'm 35, and grew up in Des Moines, IA. This site is home to my blog, some pictures, videos, Tweets and more.

Just about all the coding that makes this site tick was written by me, by hand, in Notepad. That's how I roll ... er ... code.

  • Blog, etc.
    Here you will find my blog entries, pictures, videos, Tweets, Foursquare check-ins, and jokes I've sent. Instead of compartmentalizing all of that, I've put it in one chronologically-organized place.

  • Weather
    Get weather information for Des Moines, IA, including current conditions, a forecast, and run-down of today's weather.

  • Cubs
    I've created a fan page for the Chicago Cubs. It displays current games, standings and news.

  • Drumline
    Created for the Des Moines Lincoln High School Drumline, it includes sound bites, photos, interviews with members of the drumline, and a few rosters from back in the day.

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