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A Story of Training to Qualify for the Boston Marathon

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Robert Andrew Powell’s new memoir details his efforts to qualify for the Boston Marathon at 39, the same age his father was when he qualified. Liam Day had the chance to talk with the author about running, writing, and his relationship with his father.

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Running Away: A Memoir

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An excerpt from Robert Andrew Powell’s moving memoir about not giving up and how one decision to put one foot in front of another altered the course of his life.

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Derek Jeter: On Greatness

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The New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter on the work ethic that defines a man’s greatness.

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10 Lifestyle Transformations Through City Biking

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Biking in New York City changed Argun Ulgen. Here’s how.

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Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview: Western Conference

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Aaron Powers continues his NHL Playoff preview with the Western Conference.

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Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview: Eastern Conference

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The NHL Playoffs start this week. Aaron Powers previews them, starting in the Eastern Conference.

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Derek Jeter’s Swan Song

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The Yankee captain, Mr. November, perhaps the greatest shortstop in baseball history, is set to retire at the end of the 2014 season. Rob Scarborough takes a look back at Derek Jeter’s career.

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6 Lessons About Special-Needs Parenting from a Blindfolded Marathoner

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Justin Zackal reports on Mike Bruno, who ran the Pittsburgh Marathon blindfolded for his daughter.

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Happy Anniversary, Hank

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40 years ago this week Hank Aaron hit his 715th home run. Michael Amity argues Hammerin’ Hank did more than just break a record.

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Requiem for a Warrior

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“Jim Hellwig died years ago. He died so the Warrior could live.” Dan Friedman looks at the complexities of the man that didn’t just create a wrestling character, but lived the life of one.

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Derrick Gordon Becomes First Openly Gay Div. 1 Men’s College Basketball Player

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Division 1 college basketball now has an openly gay player. So how do his teammates feel about this?

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R.I.P: WWE’s Ultimate Warrior

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The world of professional wrestling has lost yet another icon. The Ultimate Warrior passed away on Tuesday, April 8. Just three days after he was inducted into the WWE’s hall of fame.

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I Box, Therefore I Am (Part Two)

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In part two of his series on becoming a boxer, Tim Lineaweaver gets over his fear and finds a trainer.

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I Box, Therefore I Am (Part One)

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Tim Lineaweaver isn’t a violent man, but he learned what is to be gained from learning to box.

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Undertaker’s Streak is Over and so is My Childhood

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Today I hang up my childhood like The Undertaker did his boots and relish in the good ol’ days.

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This Is What Happens When Grown Men Fail To Support Teens

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How a teen lost himself in the absence of support from the men in his life.

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