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Usain Bolt of Jamaica celebrates winning the gold medal in the Men's 200 metres final during Day Eight of the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013 at Luzhniki Stadium on August 17, 2013 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Usain Bolt Cruises To Third Straight 200-Meter World Title

Bolt will go for his fourth triple gold at a major championship when he joins the Jamaican team for the 4×100 relay Sunday.

08/17/2013

Usain Bolt (Photo credit: DANIEL SANNUM LAUTEN/AFP/GettyImages)

Liguori: Usain Is A Bolt Of Fresh Air — On And Off The Track

You have to love Usain Bolt. He is the fastest sprinter ever, and if his times don’t convince you he will tell you! Bolt is as tall on the track as off. And hopefully, the 25-year-old will continue to win and entertain.

08/10/2012

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Christopher Reeve Among New Inductees To New Jersey Hall Of Fame

The newest inductees into New Jersey’s Hall of Fame include late ‘Superman’ actor Christopher Reeve, Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band and New York Giants owner Wellington Mara.

02/10/2012

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

Olympian Carl Lewis Abandons Race For NJ Senate

Lewis said he would still be involved in Democratic campaigns and charity work — and encouraging people to vote.

09/23/2011

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

Appeals Court Removes Olympian Carl Lewis From NJ Senate Race Ballot

New Jersey election officials and some Republicans say the Democrat does not meet the state’s four-year residency requirement for state senators.

09/22/2011

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

Carl Lewis Seen As Underdog In NJ State Senate Race

Even though the appeals court ruled in his favor, Lewis faces an uphill battle to unseat Addiego, 48, a lifelong area resident who rose through the political ranks to become a state senator when a vacancy arose last year.

09/17/2011

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

Carl Lewis Back On Ballot, Continuing Run For NJ State Senate

Lewis says Wednesday that he’s looking forward to campaigning for the 8th District state Senate seat after an appeals court a day earlier restored his name to the ballot. The Democrat says he entered the race because he believes in public service.

09/14/2011

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

Judge Delays Ruling On Whether Carl Lewis Can Run For Office In N.J.

Lewis, 50, wants to run for state Senate as a Democrat representing the 8th legislative district. New Jersey’s top elections official, Republican Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno, ruled him ineligible this spring, setting off a fight in federal and state courts.

08/19/2011

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

New Jersey Supreme Court Won’t Hear Carl Lewis Senate Case

The court denied certification for the case Friday, saying the key constitutional issue is already being litigated in federal court.

05/06/2011

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

Carl Lewis Continues Bid To Run For State Senate Seat In New Jersey

Republican Secretary of State Kim Guadagno last week ruled the Democratic former track star isn’t eligible to run in the 8th legislative district because he hasn’t lived in New Jersey the last four years.

05/04/2011

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

Carl Lewis Moves Ahead With Appeals For New Jersey Senate Race

Last week, Republican Secretary of State Kim Guadagno ruled the Democratic former track star isn’t eligible to run in the 8th legislative district because he hasn’t lived in New Jersey the last four years.

05/03/2011

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

Carl Lewis To Campaign As Courts Weigh Eligibility

Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis says he’ll campaign for state Senate in New Jersey while his lawyers fight to have his name put back on the ballot.

04/27/2011

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

NJ Election Official Rules Carl Lewis Can’t Run For State Senate

New Jersey’s top election official has ruled that nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis fails to meet the four-year state residency requirement to run for elected office.

04/26/2011

Carl Lewis (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

Judge Recommends Carl Lewis Be Allowed To Run For State Senate In New Jersey

Republicans challenged Lewis’ bid to run for office as a Democrat in the state’s 8th Legislative District, claiming he had not lived in the state the required four years.

04/20/2011

Carl Lewis attends Dionne Warwicks 50th Anniversary In Show Business Gala at Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse at Lincoln Center on October 18, 2010 in New York City]. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Dionne Warwick)

Carl Lewis To Announce His ‘Political Plans’ In NJ

Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis is planning to announce his “political plans” in New Jersey.

04/10/2011

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