Marathon runners are taking COVID-19 in stride
Pittsburgh's running community is finding a way around the coronavirus pandemic with virtual races, on-line training and social distancing.
54 minutes ago - Post Gazette
Michael Wardian set out for a virtual ultra marathon. He kept running for 2½ days
Plenty of distancing: Virtual ultra marathon ends after more than 260 miles.
1 hour ago - The Washington Post
Woman doesn't let coronavirus stop her from completing goal of running marathon
Hayley Dunning was scheduled to run 26 miles at the age of 26, but the coronavirus pandemic canceled her race.
2 hours ago - WCVB
A team of coding experts built an AI-powered platform during a marathon 60-hour session to help this nonprofit supply medical equipment needs to fight coronavirus
A software platform with data on the areas hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic, as well as the medical supplies that they are most in need of, is bolstering nonprofit...
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WWE WrestleMania 36 Night 2 Results: Edge Beats Randy Orton In Controversial Match
Edge defeated Randy Orton in a marathon of a Last Man Standing Match at WrestleMania 36.
1 day ago - Forbes - 2 articles
From board rooms to board games, video chat eases isolation
Last week, the annual GaryCon convention, celebrating the life of Dungeons and Dragons co-inventor Gary Gygax, was supposed to occur in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. But with the...
2 days ago - Times Union
Coronavirus: Running marathons under lockdown
With races cancelled and curfews imposed, runners are logging miles on balconies and in living rooms to stay active.
3 days ago - Al Jazeera
Wilson Kipsang, former marathon world record holder, arrested for defying Kenya's COVID-19 curfew
Kipsang was allegedly among a group that decided to lock themselves inside a nightclub and drink alcohol
3 days ago - CBS Sports
‘Lean on Me' legend Bill Withers leaves soulful legacy
It only takes five seconds to realize Bill Withers' October 6, 1972, Carnegie Hall show was a monster. Released as a live album a year later, Withers marathon jam begins with...
3 days ago - Boston Herald
COVID-19 lockdown: Thousands tune in to watch Briton run marathon in his tiny backyard
James Campbell jogged to the end of his fenced-in yard, turning around when he reached the garden shed. He bounded back to the patio, sneakers pounding a postage stamp-sized...
4 days ago - National Post
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Police recover body of Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean; search for son to continue
The Maryland Natural Resources Police announced Monday they recovered they body of former Maryland Lt. Gov. Kathleen Kennedy Townsend's daughter.
‘Who has the nuke codes?' Piers Morgan's provocative quizzing of Michael...
Bombastic TV host Piers Morgan's probing of Minister Michael Gove about who's in control of the UK's nuclear weapons while the PM is being treated for Covid-19 has divided...
MLB in Arizona? League wants to start its season in May, and the plan is...
While June could be a more likely start date, the league wants to put a product on the field sooner rather than later.
WhatsApp limits forwarded messages to curb coronavirus misinformation
WhatsApp has put new restrictions on forwarded messages in an effort to clamp down on misinformation about the coronavirus. Users can now forward certain messages to only one...
Wisconsin supreme court rules gov can't postpone Tuesday's primary
Wisconsin's presidential primary will proceed on Tuesday - despite a last-ditch effort by the governor to postpone voting amid the coronavirus pandemic. The state Supreme Court...
Civil rights icon John Lewis endorses Joe Biden for president
Civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis is endorsing former Vice President Joe Biden in his bid to oust President Donald Trump from the White House. Lewis told reporters during a...
Matthew McConaughey hosts virtual bingo at Texas senior center
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US digital health startups raked in a whopping $3.1 billion in Q1 2020
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Israeli govt makes masks in public compulsory, tightens travel restrictions
Israeli government issued orders on Tuesday making the wearing of masks in public compulsory. Trying to stem the spread of the coronavirus, it also approved a timeline for...