Runners at the London Marathon have raised almost half a billion dollars for charity in the last five years and continue to break fundraising records each year, sponsors Virgin Money announced on Wednesday.
Virgin Money said it had struck a two-year deal to sponsor Premier League football team Newcastle United, just days after buying the banking business of current sponsor Northern Rock.
Day in Pics: 22nd December
Showbiz World - December 22, 2014
Sunny Leone with Mastizaade