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Manhattan Doctors Give 4-Year-Old Ethiopian Girl A New Chance At Life

A little girl from Ethiopia, born with a potentially fatal facial disfigurement, will leave Manhattan for her homeland soon.

01/31/2012

Dr. Rick Hodes

‘Making The Crooked Straight’ Follows Doctor On Amazing Journey To Help Kids In Ethiopia

One man is doing his part to help save the world and it’s filmed in the documentary called “Making the Crooked Straight.” Dr. Rick Hodes and director Susan Cohn Rockefeller join CBS 2’s Cindy Hsu to talk about the experience.

05/15/2011

Competitors cross the finish line in Central Park for the New York City Marathon - New York, NY - Nov 7, 2010 (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Running In The New York City Marathon Means Winning A Lottery, Literally

Race director Mary Wittenberg says a 93,000 people applied to the lottery and winners were announced today near Columbus Circle.

04/27/2011

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Gebrselassie Calls Off Short-Lived Retirement

Ethiopian long-distance great Haile Gebrselassie says he has changed his mind about retiring and will compete again. Gebrselassie had announced his sudden retirement after pulling out of the NYC Marathon.

WFAN–11/15/2010