| Nov 6, 2010
| 7:13 PM
Edison Pena outran destiny.
Racing 26.2 miles seems like nothing after that.
So the Chilean miner who jogged through the tunnels while trapped underground didn't want to just watch from the sidelines at the New York City Marathon. He plans to run -- and...
| Nov 1, 2010
| 1:18 PM
The Chilean miner who jogged in the tunnels while trapped underground not only will attend Sunday's New York City Marathon - he wants to run it.
Marathon officials had invited Edison Pena to watch the race after hearing his story when the miners were...
| Oct 23, 2010
| 5:34 PM
Subway riders are having their patience tested even more than usual this weekend with the MTA in the midst of its long-term, systemwide rebuilding effort.
Every line is being affected, except for the "L" line, the 42nd street Shuttle and the Staten...
| Apr 20, 2011
Norway's Grete Waitz almost gave up on competitive running before her 25th birthday.
Just in time, she found the marathon — or it found her when charismatic New York City Marathon director Fred Lebow invited Waitz to run his race in 1978.
| Jun 30, 2011
In college, Erika Huerta weighed 200 pounds. She had never been an athlete and, like many, her family didn't emphasize healthy eating. She decided to make a lifestyle change, which led to losing 70 pounds and feeling much better.
| Oct 7, 2011
This year, PIX 11's Stephanie Tsoflias, will be running the New York City Marathon with Fred's Team.
She's running to raise money for Memorial Sloan Kettering and has chosen to donate her portion of money raised to Pediatric Cancer Research. Stephanie...
| Aug 25, 2011
FDNY athlete Matt Long hit by a bus while cycling, wrote a book about his experience and recovery, he still competes and will participate in the WPFG.
On the morning of December 22, 2005, Matt Long was cycling to work in the early morning when he was...
| Aug 17, 2011
When people think of hypnosis many may imagine a swinging pocket watch--but HypnoBirthing is nothing like that.
Maria Durand wanted a natural childbirth and turned to Dallas HypnoBirthing practioner Cheryl Johnson who guided Maria through a soothing...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 1:05 AM
1986 - Eric Dickerson rushed for 111 yards and Mike Lansford kicked a 50-yard field goal with four seconds remaining to lift the Los Angeles Rams to a 20-17 National Football League victory over the Chicago Bears.
1991 - Salvador Garcia...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Soccer-Premier League, Everton at Newcastle, 7:30 a.m. (ESPN2)
Auto Racing-NASCAR Sprint Cup, Texas 500 final practice, 10 a.m. (ESPN2); NASCAR Nationwide Series, O'Reilly Auto Parts Challenge, 11:55 a.m. (ESPN2)
| Nov 5, 2011
| 2:14 PM
Note to motorists in the city or planning to come into the city: leave the cars in the garage and use mass transit.
Streets will be closed -- on and off -- across the five boroughs Sunday for the ING New York City Marathon.
In Manhattan, the lower level...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 1:05 AM
NFL Football-Atlanta Falcons at Indianapolis Colts, Noon (FOX); Denver Broncos at Oakland Raiders, 3 p.m. (CBS); Green Bay Packers at San Diego Chargers, 3:15 p.m. (FOX); Baltimore Ravens at Pittsburgh Steelers, 7 p.m. (NBC)
Running-New York City...