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Kenyan Olympic marathon champion Wanjiru dies in balcony fall

NAIROBI (AFP) – Olympic marathon champion Sammy Wanjiru of Kenya died overnight at the age of 24 after falling from the second floor of his home in the town of Nyahururu, police said on Monday. “He fell from the balcony of his home after a row with his wife. We…

Schwarzenegger stepping down as California governor

LOS ANGELES – Arnold Schwarzenegger steps down as California “Governator” Monday, defending his record to the last — and keeping fans and others guessing about his next move. After seven years at the helm of the Golden State, the former champion body builder turned “Terminator” movie megastar and businessman is…