Kenyan Runner Gets Magic Legs

Marko Cheseto, a Kenyan distance runner recruited by the University of Alaska-Anchorage, made national news in November 2011 when he disappeared into the wilderness. Found two days later suffering from severe frostbite and hypothermia, both legs had to be amputated. Almost three years later, Cheseto is back to running… » 8/04/14 3:21pm 8/04/14 3:21pm

Of Course Dirk Nowitzki Had A Traditional Kenyan Wedding

A couple of weeks ago, Newstime Africa ran a story reporting that Dirk Nowitzki had married his longtime girlfriend in Kenya, in a ceremony with traditional Kikuyu touches. The Mavs flat denied it, oddly enough. Well, here come the photos, and unless Dirk likes playing Ngurario dress-up, it looks like he indeed took… » 7/30/12 5:30pm 7/30/12 5:30pm

Marathon Runners Have Trouble Following Directions

In a move that was reminiscent of the lady runner who didn't get a prize » 11/07/08 11:15am 11/07/08 11:15am despite running the fastest time in a San Francisco marathon, another speed demon was recently disqualified from his race despite running the 26.2 miles faster than anyone else that day. Unlike the school teacher (who eventually did get a medal)…