‘The Kite Runner’ Is Coming to Broadway

A stage adaptation of the best-selling novel “The Kite Runner” can be presented on Broadway in July. The play, which started its life in California in 2007 and has been extensively produced since, is planning a restricted run, from July 6 to Oct. 30. The announcement is encouraging information for Broadway, which has been clobbered


Oscar Pistorius, Olympic Runner Convicted of Homicide, Is Up for Parole

JOHANNESBURG — Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee Olympic sprinter who garnered international headlines after killing his girlfriend in 2013, might quickly be paroled from jail, South African corrections officers mentioned Monday. Mr. Pistorius shot his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, by means of a locked lavatory door in February 2013. He claimed that her death was an accident,