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  • Joe Goldstein, classic old-school p.r. man, dead at 81

     
    Assuming this isn't some sort of publicity stunt - because that would be just like him - Joe Goldstein died Friday at age 81. It says so here. It figures that he picked a Friday. Everyone in the p.r. business......
  • Sal Masekela has 'never been more scared' but will run in New York City Marathon

     
    Well-known action sports figure Sal Masekela is scheduled to run in Sunday's New York City Marathon and, because long-distance running is not his forte, he's understandably nervous. "I've never been more scared to do anything in my life," said Masekela,.....
  • Wednesday's Talk Shows: 'Charlie Rose' interviews Carrie Fisher

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Oct. 25 - 31 in PDF format This week's TV Movies The Early Show Artist Stephen Wiltshire. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Author Margaret Russell ('Style and Substance'); previewing the......
  • Meb Keflezighi leads American men's resurgence in New York City Marathon

     
    UCLA alumnus Meb Keflezighi, who won the silver medal at the Athens Olympic marathon but didn't make the U.S. team for the Beijing Games, set a personal-best time in winning the New York City marathon today. Keflezighi, a native of......
  • Age may have its advantages in endurance sports

     
    Endurance sports such as ultra-marathons, ultra-triathlons and cycling marathons have exploded in popularity over the years. Among them is the grandaddy of the genre, the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run, which began in 1974 and meanders through...
  • Tuesday's TV Talk Shows: Rachel Maddow is a guest on 'The Martha Stewart Show'

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Nov. 29 - Dec. 5 in PDF format This week's TV Movies The Early Show The cast of "Dreamgirls" performs; Victoria's Secret models. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Barry Manilow.......
  • Robert Kiprono Cheruiyot of Kenya sets new course record at Boston Marathon [Updated]

     
    Robert Kiprono Cheruiyot of Kenya has won the Boston Marathon, setting a new course record in the process. His time of 2 hours, 5 minutes and 52 seconds shattered the previous record of 2:07:14, set by four-time winner Robert Kipkoech......
  • American Man Wins NYC Marathon

    American Man Wins NYC Marathon
    Meb Keflezighi, 34, became the first American male Sunday to win the New York City Marathon since 1982. The 2004 Olympic silver medalist set a new personal best, clocking in at 2 hours, 9 minutes, 15 seconds. Meanwhile, Derartu Tulu, 37, of Ethiopia won...
  • Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Debuts New Route, New Balloons

    Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Debuts New Route, New Balloons
    Giant balloons, floats, marching bands and clowns with confetti brought smiles to thousands of revelers in Manhattan today. Thousands lined the streets for the 83rd annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Katie Stam, Miss America 2009, waved to crowds...
  • Stolen Wallet Found After 27 Years

    Stolen Wallet Found After 27 Years
    They say money doesn't grow on trees - but apparently stolen wallets do. According to authorities, a tree in Central Park was holding a key piece of evidence to a robbery that occurred nearly 27 years ago. In October 1982, Upper East Side resident...
  • Wallet stolen in 1982 found in NYC tree; $20 gone

    Money doesn't grow on trees, but a tree-care supervisor in New York City's Central Park found an old wallet inside a dead one. The blue leather wallet had been stolen by a pickpocket 27 years ago. It was found in the hollow of a dying cherry tree. It was...
  • Thousands Race In "Run For Haiti" Relief Effort

    Thousands Race In "Run For Haiti" Relief Effort
    Thousands poured out into Central Park for the four-mile "Run for Haiti" earthquake relief effort. Over 8,000 runners took their mark on East Drive near 68th Street in Central Park at 9 a.m.. The finish line was near the Bandshell at the 72nd Street...