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Serena Williams was fined $ 17,000 for three code violations during Saturday’s U.S. Open final.
Serena Williams erupted on the court during the U.S. Open final … but it didn’t help her win. Serena confronted the chair judge after receiving a coaching violation early in the second set Saturday … telling him she doesn’t cheat to win. But,…
Serena Williams was penalized a game for calling the chair umpire a thief during an extended argument as the US Open women’s final descended into chaos, with fans booing and play delayed before Naomi Osaka wrapped up a 6-2, 6-4 victory for her first Grand Slam title, the AP reports….
John McCain was laid to rest Sunday at the cemetery at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., a choice the AP called “as deliberate as the other details of his procession .” Instead of spending eternity in Arlington Cemetery where his admiral father and grandfather are buried, the war hero…
Three handwritten suicide notes were left behind by Aaron Hernandez in his Massachusetts jail cell on April 19, 2017, though only one of the notes had been previously made public . Those letters—to attorney Jose Baez, to Hernandez’s fiancee Shayanna Jenkins, and to the former Patriots player’s young daughter, Avielle…
When a terminal cancer diagnosis finally came, Ellen Maud Bennett was given only days to live. The 64-year-old of Victoria, BC, spent them eating lobster and shrimp-wonton soup and boasting, “I look so good for someone almost dead!” Her much-lauded obituary published this month, however, called out something that had…
For 20 minutes on a Saturday afternoon at the British Open, Tiger Woods’ name was back atop a leaderboard at a major and Scotland was buzzing. Not much in golf compares with Woods on a charge. So when he rolled in a 40-foot birdie putt on No. 9, stiffed an…
Independent counsels that investigate the president? Brett Kavanaugh says he’d hammer “the final nail” into a precedent allowing them—and Democrats are none too happy about his remark, CNN reports. President Trump’s Supreme Court pick made the statement in 2016 when asked if there was a case he’d overturn. “Morrison…
In a stadium packed with presidents watching the World Cup final, no one had as much fun as Emmanuel Macron.
Germany held up the final bailout disbursement for Greece, a move indicative of how difficult it will be for the southern country to regain financial sovereignty even as it exits an eight-year bailout regime in August.
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