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2 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Andy Roddick says he would like to have made one more appearance at the U.S Open, not for himself, but for his friend Mardy Fish.
4 hrs ago | Press-Telegram
The 32-year-old Williams has won 17 Grand Slam titles. At age 18, Taylor Townsend is in her third major tournament.
4 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal
Murray will be wary of the world number 70 having needed to fight back from two sets down to beat him here in 2011, although he was an easy winner in the Australian Open last year.
7 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
Traders were encouraged by the latest encouraging sign in the U.S. job market, a decline last week in the number of people applying for unemployment benefits.
11 hrs ago | KAUZ
A new federal study found that man-made earthquakes cause less shaking and in general are about 16 times weaker than natural earthquakes with the same magnitude.
Third-seeded Eugenie Bouchard of Westmount, Que., and four-time champion Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark both suffered straight-set upsets Wednesday in the second round of the Connecticut Open.
Serena Williams replaced her tennis racket with a microphone at a karaoke event a week ahead of the U.S. Open.
Guillermo Garcia-Lopez battled through a third-set tiebreaker before beating 11th-seeded Donald Young of the 6-7 , 6-3, 7-6 on Wednesday in the third round of the Winston-Salem Open.
Four-time champion Caroline Wozniacki was upset 6-4, 6-2 Wednesday by Camila Giorgi of Italy in the second round of the Connecticut Open.
French Open runner-up Simona Halep is seeded second after reaching a career-best ranking this month.
Murray admits he has been far too up and down, mixing encouraging performances with bewildering ones, none more so than the quarter-final loss to Grigor Dimitrov that brought his Wimbledon title defence to an end.
The Obama administration says it has not confirmed the authenticity of a video that purports to show the killing of an American journalist by Islamic State militants.
Defending champion and top-seeded Simona Halep was beaten Tuesday in her opening match at the Connecticut Open, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 by Slovakian Magdalena Rybarikova.
American Alison Riske upset sixth-seeded Italian Flavia Pennetta 6-1. 7-6 Tuesday in the second round of the Connecticut Open, the final tuneup on the Women's Tennis Association Tour before the U.S. Open.
South Africa's Kevin Anderson had to overcome a shaky second set Tuesday to beat France's Adrian Mannarino 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 in the second round of the Winston-Salem Open.
9, 2013, file photo, Rafael Nadal, of Spain, holds up the championship trophy after winning the men's singles final over Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, at the 2013 U.S. .
FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2013, file photo, Rafael Nadal, of Spain, returns a shot to Ryan Harrison during the first round of the 2013 U.S. Open.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 04:00 pm
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