Government, Rio 2016 officials offer assurances

Top officials of the 2016 Rio Olympics and the chief of staff for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff met for two hours Tuesday and repeated assurances that, despite well-publicized delays, test events and the games themselves will meet proposed deadlines.

Pistorius trial delayed

The murder trial for South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius has been adjourned until April 7 because of an illness to one of the judge's aides.