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Amani Toomer with Boomer & Carton

Toomer Passes 20k For Charity In NYC Marathon

Former New York Giants wide receiver Amani Toomer spent his career dodging defenders. He took advantage of those sidestepping skills during the New York City Marathon, earning $1 from Timex for every runner he passed.

WFAN–11/08/2010

Marathon Winners Gebremariam (L) and Kiplagat (R) (Photo/Getty Images)

NYC Marathon: Guts From Chile, Glory For Ethiopia

Gebre Gebremariam of Ethiopia has won the men’s title at the New York City Marathon in his debut at the distance. Kenya’s Edna Kiplagat won the women’s title.

11/07/2010

Rescued Chilean miner Edison "The Runner" Peña  answers questions during a press conference November 4, 2010 in New York. Peña  will be running in this year's New York City Marathon. (Photo credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Chilean Miner Takes To Streets For NYC Marathon

The New York City Marathon always brings out the stars of the running world. This year, one of them is someone who’s never competed in any big-time races.

11/07/2010

Rescued Chilean miner Edison "The Runner" Pena, who will run in the ING New York City Marathon 2010, enters a news conference before Sunday's race November 4, 2010 in New York City. Pena and 32 other miners were trapped for 69 days in a mine where Pena regularly ran 3-6 miles through the tunnels to keep his body and mind sharp. (Credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Chilean Miner Preps For NYC Marathon

From complete anonymity to worldwide superstardom, Chile’s Edison Pena, one of the 33 miners who survived being trapped in a mine for 70 days, is soaking up the Big Apple’s welcome.

11/06/2010

Rescued miner Edison Pena on the "Late Show With David Letterman." (Courtesy: Worldwide Pants Inc.)

Rescued Miner Steals The Show On ‘Letterman’

Edison Pena gave the term “underground comedy” a whole new meaning when he appeared on The Late Show Thursday night.

11/05/2010

Rescued Chilean miner Edison "The Runner" Peña holds up a fist at the end of his press conference November 4, 2010 in New York. Peña  will be running in this year's New York City Marathon. (Photo credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Rescued Chilean Miner Arrives In NYC To Run Marathon

The twelfth miner rescued from Chile’s mine disaster arrives in Manhattan Thursday.

11/04/2010

Edison Pena (Credit: Photo/Associated Press)

Chilean Miner Arrives To Run NYC Marathon

Rescued Chilean miner Edison Pena is aiming to finish the New York City Marathon this Sunday.

11/04/2010

Edison Pena (Credit: Photo/Associated Press)

Rescued Chilean Miner Prepared For NYC Marathon

Edison Pena has prepared for Sunday’s New York City Marathon like no other competitor: running each morning and afternoon in steel-tipped electrician’s boots that he cut down to ankle-high shoes.

WFAN–11/04/2010

Edison Pena (Credit: Photo/Associated Press)

Rescued Chilean Miner Plans To Run In NYC Marathon

The Chilean miner who jogged in the tunnels while trapped underground not only will attend Sunday’s New York City Marathon — he wants to run it

11/01/2010