5 Things to Know This Morning

PHOTO: Oscar Pistorius appears at a court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, Aug. 19, 2013.Themba Hadebe/AP Photo
Oscar Pistorius appears at a court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, Aug. 19, 2013.

Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning.

1. Wildfires Tear Through Idaho

Fire officials are fighting wildfires in Ketchum and Sun Valley, Idaho, which have burned nearly 160 square miles and forced the evacuation of 2,300 homes.

2. Oscar Pistorius Formally Charged With Murder

"Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius was indicted today on charges of murder and illegal possession of ammunition for the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

3. British Media Reports Allegation That Diana's Death Was No Accident

Conspiracy theories are back surrounding the deaths of Princess Diana and her companion Dodi al Fayed, after British media reported allegations that the couple may have been murdered by British special forces.

4. Tempers Flare After A-Rod Hit by Pitch in Boston

New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez got hit by a fastball from Boston Red Sox's Ryan Dempster in Sunday night at Fenway Park, creating an angry scene and leading to the ejection of Yankees manager Joe Girardi.

5. Lohan Ready to Rebuild Career

In the much anticipated interview on "Oprah Winfrey's Next Chapter," Lindsay Lohan said she wants to rebuild her career and regain the industry's trust. Lohan acknowledged that she was an addict and revealed that she secretly wanted to go to jail because she was feeling so overwhelmed by her problems.