- n New Zealand runner who in 1975 became the first person to run a mile in less that 3 minutes and 50 seconds (born in 1952)
- n United States writer (born in 1944)
- n a person who travels by foot
- n a shoe designed for comfortable walking
- n a light enclosing framework (trade name Zimmer) with rubber castors or wheels and handles; helps invalids or the handicapped or the aged to walk
- n an enclosing framework on casters or wheels; helps babies learn to walk
News & Articles
- Tightrope Walker Nik Wallenda Crosses Little Colorado River, Near Grand Canyon (Video)
Tightrope walker Nik Wallenda, of the famous "Flying Wallendas" family, walked across a 2-inch-thick steel tightrope above the Little Colorado River Gorge in 22 minutes (video below). Billed as a walk across the "Grand Canyon" by the Discovery Channel and its website , the gorge is near the Grand Canyon and operated by the Navajo Nation Parks and Recreation. Still an amazing feat, Wallenda did ...
June 24, 2013 - Opposing Views
- Wing walker, pilot die
A wing walker was performing on a biplane when it crashed at an Ohio air show. FULL STORY
June 23, 2013 - CNN
- Walker County getting new tag office
Walker County, Ga., razed the building at 2012 MacFarland Ave. where many residents of north Walker County get their vehicle tags so it can be replaced with a doublewide trailer that served as a bank in Alabama.
June 22, 2013 - Chattanooga Times Free Press
- Dan Jenkins in Hartford Courant
Sophomores in the past, such as a deserving Doak Walker in '47, for example, weren't given proper consideration because freshmen weren't eligible, and there was an obvious prejudice against youth,author Dan Jenkins, who is the historian for...