Archive For February 2009

The last word in astrology: 2/01/09

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CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Lola Forsberg, 10; Lee Thompson Young, 25; Pauly Shore, 40; Lisa Marie Presley, 41

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Blog charts woes of dating Wall Street bankers

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Their clothing allowance has been halved, they’ve had to fire their personal trainers and their sex lives have tanked.

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Hayes’s sister reads thank-you note after Hall of Fame entry

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Bob Hayes, known as “The World’s Fastest Human” after winning 100 meters gold at the 1964 Olympics, gave thanks on Saturday for being elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame despite having passed away in 2002.

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Smith, Woodson among class elected to Hall of Fame

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Pass rusher Bruce Smith, defensive back Rod Woodson and former Olympic gold medal sprinter and NFL receiver Bob Hayes were among six men elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame Saturday.

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Perry snatches lead from fellow American Piercy

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American Kenny Perry coolly rolled in a 32-foot birdie putt at the last to grab a one-shot lead after the Phoenix Open third round on Saturday.

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OBITUARY: Johansson confounded skeptics against Patterson

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Ingemar Johansson provoked merriment rather than trepidation among the hard-bitten American sportswriters before his 1959 world heavyweight fight against Floyd Patterson at Yankee Stadium.

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Savard gives East leaders Bruins win over Rangers

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The Boston Bruins, the Eastern Conference leaders, held off a determined challenge from the New York Rangers to claim a 1-0 victory on Saturday.

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Nadal a formidable obstacle in Federer’s quest

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Only the familiar figure of Spain’s Rafa Nadal now stands between Roger Federer and his seemingly inevitable march to tennis immortality.

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Sublime Serena storms to Australian Open title

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Serena Williams stole the show on Saturday, sweeping her fourth Australian Open title and snatching the world number one ranking with a lopsided thrashing of Dinara Safina.

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Roethlisberger, Ward fit for Super Bowl: Tomlin

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Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and wide receiver Hines Ward have overcome their injuries and are fit to play in the Super Bowl, head coach Mike Tomlin said on Saturday.

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