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Column: Serena Williams would be a more fitting Grand Slam record holder than Margaret Court

41 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times

In 1970, Margaret Court said that South Africa's apartheid system enabled the country to have a better handle on the "racial situation" than any other country.
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Parlay some common sense into chance for NBA winnings

Parlay some common sense into chance for NBA winnings

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

NBA futures markets continue to be in constant flux with blockbuster signings and trades making headlines through the summer. Has the dust finally settled? Let's assume for now...
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Ed Oliver feeling “no pressure” heading into rookie season

3 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

The Bills made defensive tackle Ed Oliver the ninth overall pick of this year's draft and any player selected that high enters the NFL with high expectations for what they'll...
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U.S. ambassador to Japan to resign this month

6 hours ago   |   Reuters

U.S. Ambassador to Japan William Hagerty is resigning this month after two years in office, the U.S. Embassy said on Tuesday.
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Ohio day care owner accused of sexually abusing children sentenced to 30 days

Ohio day care owner accused of sexually abusing children sentenced to 30 days

14 hours ago   |   WGN TV

GROVE CITY, Ohio - An Ohio woman accused of abusing young children in her care was sentenced to just over four weeks in jail after making a plea deal. Kimberly Hignite...
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Dissent in Ranks of Hollywood Writers Who Fired Their Agents

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

As television and movie writers find themselves in a standoff with the four major talent agencies, some of them want to push their union in a new direction.
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Mother of man who killed Chinese scholar begs for his life

16 hours ago   |   WGN TV

PEORIA, Ill. - The mother of a former University of Illinois student convicted of killing a Chinese scholar told the jury deciding his fate that it would be horrible if he is...
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The WNBA and Complications That Arise in Domestic Abuse Cases

17 hours ago   |   SI

Domestic abuse accusations can be tough to handle in the 24-hour news cycle or sports season. The WNBA is no exception, as the cases of Riquna Williams and Natasha Howard have...
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William Nylander looks for fresh start with Toronto Maple Leafs, starting with a jersey number change

17 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

Nylander will become the second players to wear No. 88 in Maple Leafs history
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Celtics snubbed from All-NBA Summer League teams

17 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

Even though Celtics fans rejoiced in every second of Tacko Fall, Carsen Edwards, Grant Williams and Robert Williams III action in July, no Boston Celtics
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Netflix has cut graphic suicide scene from first season of '13 Reasons Why'

Netflix has cut graphic suicide scene from first season of '13 Reasons Why'

The scene - and some other aspects of the series - drew criticism from mental health experts who have said it might pose a risk for young people struggling with mental health... Read more ...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's chokehold death

The Department of Justice won't bring civil rights or criminal charges against NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner, a source familiar with the case told Read more ...

Trump Renews Attacks Against Democratic Congresswomen: ‘Pro-Terrorist,' ‘Vile'

Trump Renews Attacks Against Democratic Congresswomen: ‘Pro-Terrorist,' ‘Vile'

The president stoked his racist comments telling four progressive lawmakers of color to "go back" to other countries. Read more ...

Explosion destroys home in Southern California, kills worker

Explosion destroys home in Southern California, kills worker

A worker was killed and another was injured in a gas explosion that destroyed a home, a company said. Read more ...

Chicago alligator ‘Chance the Snapper' has finally been caught

Chicago alligator ‘Chance the Snapper' has finally been caught

Chance the Snapper has finally been snagged. The wayward alligator that became a celebrity in Chicago after being spotted in one of the city's busiest parks was finally caught... Read more ...

Amazon gives $10 to Prime Day shoppers who cough up personal data

Amazon gives $10 to Prime Day shoppers who cough up personal data

Amazon has a promotion for US shoppers on Prime Day, the 48-hour marketing blitz that started Monday: Earn $10 of credit if you let Amazon track the websites you visit. The... Read more ...

UFC on ESPN 4: Jennifer Maia stresses respect for Roxanne Modafferi ahead of...

UFC on ESPN 4: Jennifer Maia stresses respect for Roxanne Modafferi ahead of rematch

Gallery Jennifer Maia def. Roxanne Modafferi at Invicta FC 19: Best photos view 25 images Jennifer Maia believes her rematch against Roxanne Modafferi is a totally different... Read more ...

READ: Here's The Resolution Condemning Trump's Racist Comments About...

READ: Here's The Resolution Condemning Trump's Racist Comments About Congresswomen

The House will vote Tuesday evening on a resolution "condemning President Trumps racist comments directed at Members of Congress" (Image credit: U.S. House of... Read more ...

With Latest Nativist Rhetoric, Trump Takes America Back To Where It Came From

With Latest Nativist Rhetoric, Trump Takes America Back To Where It Came From

By repeating that these immigrants are "not you" the president defined them as "the other" in stark terms. The battle lines could not be clearer, and the battle is nearly as... Read more ...

Tiger Woods snubbed by Brooks Koepka over British Open help

Tiger Woods snubbed by Brooks Koepka over British Open help

Tiger Woods kept Brooks Koepka from claiming his first green jacket. The world's No. 1 player isn't going to help the 15-time major winner prevent him from winning his first... Read more ...