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New KDF marathon course takes runners into 4 cities between 2 states

New KDF marathon course takes runners into 4 cities between 2 states

1 day ago   |   WLKY

The course has been announced for this year's Kentucky Derby Festival marathons, and it's a lot different than years past.
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Travel Quarantines: Enduring the Mundane, One Day at a Time

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Running a half-marathon in your hotel room. Hearing the sea, but not seeing it. Fixating on food. Here's how some travelers passed the time during their mandatory quarantines.
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Penn State THON: Students raise over $10 million in virtual dance marathon

Penn State THON: Students raise over $10 million in virtual dance marathon

4 days ago   |   WTAE

Penn State students managed to raise more than $10.6 million for pediatric cancer patients in the annual 46-hour dance marathon known as Thon despite mostly virtual fundraising...
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Here's what's needed to solve the vaccine crisis

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Boston knows how to handle a crisis. In 2013, moments after two bombs hit near the Boston Marathon finish line, people charged into action. Tragically, three individuals were...
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Age shall not weary them when it comes to discus and javelin

13 days ago   |   Science Daily

Discus and javelin throwers as well as marathon runners and race walkers are likely to achieve their best performances at a later age than sprinters, hurdlers and...
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Las Vegas Rock ‘n' Roll Marathon to return in 2022 minus 26.2-mile race

17 days ago   |   Review Journal

The Rock ‘n Roll Marathon Series, which over the years has drawn thousands of runners to Las Vegas for the chance to race beneath the lights of the Strip, will no longer...
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WATCH LIVE: Kobe Bryant helicopter crash focus of NTSB meeting to determine probable cause

17 days ago   |   NY Daily News   |   7 articles

The probable cause of the helicopter crash that killed basketball star Kobe Bryant and eight others is the focus of a marathon meeting Tuesday capping a yearlong federal probe.
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Boston Sci-Fi Fest takes advantage of going virtual with multiple platforms

Boston Sci-Fi Fest takes advantage of going virtual with multiple platforms

17 days ago   |   Boston Herald

For its 46th Boston Sci-Fi Festival and Marathon, the nation's longest running fest is going completely virtual. Change, said Garen Daly, the festival's CEO and director since...
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Cryptocurrency stocks skyrocket as Bitcoin tests new highs

Cryptocurrency stocks skyrocket as Bitcoin tests new highs

18 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Cryptocurrency-related stocks skyrocketed on Monday as Bitcoin tested new highs of over $43,000 per coin. The rise in digital asset prices came after...
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Hate football? Here's what to watch instead of the Super Bowl this Sunday

Hate football? Here's what to watch instead of the Super Bowl this Sunday

20 days ago   |   WGN TV

If the big game isn't your thing, don't worry. You can punt all the noise and commotion of Sunday's Bowl LV in favor of some alternative entertainment. Here are a few things...
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Lakers' LeBron James responds to Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'No way I would ever...

Lakers' LeBron James responds to Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'No way I would ever just stick to sports'

The NBA star rejects the soccer star's call to stay out of politics. Read more ...

LeBron James rejects Zlatan's criticism of activist athletes

LeBron James rejects Zlatan's criticism of activist athletes

LOS ANGELES - LeBron James responded to Zlatan Ibrahimovic's criticism of his political activism with a promise that he will never just shut up and dribble. Read more ...

No. 21 Loyola holds on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52

No. 21 Loyola holds on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52

CHICAGO - Marquise Kennedy scored 16 points, and No. 21 Loyola Chicago hung on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52 on Friday night. Read more ...

Shades of red: Thunder beat Hawks after uniform mix-up

Shades of red: Thunder beat Hawks after uniform mix-up

OKLAHOMA CITY - Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 24 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Atlanta Hawks 118-109 on Friday night after changing uniforms at halftime... Read more ...

Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton help Suns rally to beat Bulls

Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton help Suns rally to beat Bulls

CHICAGO - Devin Booker and Deandre Ayton each scored 22 points and the Phoenix Suns rallied to beat the Chicago Bulls 106-97, on Friday night. Read more ...

Raptors' Nick Nurse, five assistant coaches out for game vs. Rockets because...

Raptors' Nick Nurse, five assistant coaches out for game vs. Rockets because of health, safety protocols

The Raptors will be forced to battle the Rockets without most of their coaching staff. Read more ...

Wichita St lifts interim tag, gives Isaac Brown 5-year deal

Wichita St lifts interim tag, gives Isaac Brown 5-year deal

Wichita State removed the interim tag from coach Isaac Brown's title Friday, agreeing in principle to a five-year deal with the longtime assistant who took a program in chaos... Read more ...

Durant out until after All-Star break with hamstring injury

Durant out until after All-Star break with hamstring injury

NEW YORK - Kevin Durant will be out through the All-Star break because of a hamstring injury, sidelining the Brooklyn Nets star from a game for which he was chosen to serve as... Read more ...

NCAA lifts Ga Tech hoop scholarship, recruiting sanctions

NCAA lifts Ga Tech hoop scholarship, recruiting sanctions

ATLANTA - The NCAA has overturned scholarship and recruiting limitations placed on the Georgia Tech men's basketball program in 2019. Read more ...

Sabres injuries mount; Skinner's status remains uncertain

Sabres injuries mount; Skinner's status remains uncertain

BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Buffalo Sabres enter the weekend dealing with injuries to two key players and uncertainty as to whether coach Ralph Krueger is going to end the benching of... Read more ...