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Ernie Els, Nancy Kerrigan, Jerry Rice, Harry Carson, Marc Buoniconti, Andre Dawson, John Force, Wayne Newton and Nick Buoniconti attend the 26th Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner to benefit the Buoniconti Fund To Cure Paralysis at The Waldorf=Astoria. (credit: Thos Robinson/Getty Images for The Buoniconti Fund)

Celebrities, Athletes Raise $10 Million For Paralysis Research At Midtown Benefit

It was a glamorous night at the Waldorf=Astoria Monday, as legends from the sports and entertainment world gathered to raise money for the Marc Buoniconti Fund, a project devoted to curing paralysis.

09/27/2011

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Muslim Waiter Claims Waldorf=Astoria Forced Him To Change His Name

After the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Mohamed Kotbi said his boss asked him to change his name tag to “John” to keep him from scaring away business.

05/18/2011

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L.I. Woman Claims Bedbugs Came From Waldorf Hotel

A Long Island woman claims her one night at the Waldorf Astoria hotel has cost her $13,000 because her room was infested with bedbugs that came home with her.

10/22/2010