| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:45 AM
The government shutdown won't shut down the New York City Marathon, but it could shift things around a little.
Race organizers are working on a plan to move the event's staging area, currently set for Fort Wadsworth, a federally operated facility on...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Pamela Anderson ran the New York City Marathon on Sunday and has photographic evidence to prove just how brutal the aftermath can be.
The "Baywatch" babe joined Sean Penn's J/P Haitian Relief Organization team along with a slew of other people who ran...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Pamela Anderson is the latest celebrity adopter of the pixie haircut.
And can you say va-va-cute?!
The "Baywatch" bombshell's elfin makeover puts her in the ranks of Charlize Theron, Halle Berry, Anne Hathaway, Michelle Williams, Beyonce and Rihanna....
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Beyond her penchant for fedoras and baseball caps, Giuliana Rancic wears a multitude of hats. She is co-anchor of E! News, host of "Live From the Red Carpet," co-host of "Fashion Police," co-star of reality show "Giuliana and Bill" — moving to E!...
| Dec 23, 2013
Doug Kern doesn't consider himself to be an inspirational person, but obviously, many of his friends and family don't agree.
Kern broke his neck while making a tackle as a Parkland football player when he was 16 years old back in 1970.
It was a...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Bob Larsen, who coached UCLA’s men’s track team to two NCAA outdoor titles and guided Bruins alumnus Meb Keflezighi to a silver medal in the 2004 Athens Olympic marathon, and shot putter John Godina, a two-time Olympic medalist and three-...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Joy Johnson, 86, put faith and family first. But after that? Life was all about running.
The San Jose woman died Monday, one day after she fell and hit her head but still managed to complete the New York City Marathon -- the 25th consecutive time she...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 7:47 AM
"Marathon Jesus" made an appearance in New York City on Sunday.
A man named Makoto Takeuchi from Chiba, Japan, according to the name registered under his BIB number, ran the New York City Marathon on Sunday (three days after Halloween) dressed as Jesus....
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:48 PM
Until last year, Julie Real avoided being seen.
She dreaded requests by her husband, an effervescent and social person, to visit the beach, park or bars.
Photographs were largely a no-no.
The only times she faced a camera was at the births of her...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 2:47 PM
New York mayor Michael Bloomberg finally got the message that in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, the New York City Marathon had become an obscenity.
Friday, in the face of blistering criticism, Bloomberg said Sunday's race has been cancelled.
| Dec 21, 2012
Army veteran Melissa Stockwell has one strong, healthy leg. The other is a scarred, 6-inch stump that she has proudly nicknamed "Little Leg."
The Bucktown woman throws birthday parties for this shortened limb, always dresses it in her favorite colors...
| Aug 26, 2013
The Bank of America Chicago Marathon boasts a fast course, a stunning backdrop and a history rich in record-breaking runs. Some 35,000 runners are expected to cross the finish line on October 13, and Grant Park is once again the setting, as spectators...