For both the veteran, Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, and the newcomer, Jennifer Brady, it's a completely unexpected position to be in: Playing for a spot in the quarterfinals of the Australian Open
Denis Istomin has followed his upset win over defending champion Novak Djokovic with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 win over Pablo Carreno Busta, reaching the fourth round of the Australian Open
Who didn’t dream of a hidden door or secret passage in the house when they were kids? Some of us still do! [SPECTREcat] had already built a secret door in a fully functioning bookcase with a unique opening mechanism. The intriguing mechanism allows the doors to start by sliding slightly away form one another before hinging into the hidden space. Show More Summary
MIKE DICKSON AT MELBOURNE: Number nine seed Jo Konta was too strong for the former world No 1 Caroline Wozniacki, beating her 6-3, 6-1 in just 75 minutes on the Margaret Court Arena.
MELBOURNE, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Britain's Johanna Konta powered into the fourth round of the Australian Open for the second year in a row on Saturday, comfortably seeing off former world number one Caroline Wozniacki 6-3 6-1 on Margaret Court Arena.
British sitcom Crashing Recently, too antsy to sleep, I opened Netflix and cued up the British sitcom Crashing, which I promptly devoured. I had heard of the series, because it’s written and created by Phoebe Waller-Bridge of my beloved Fleabag. Show More Summary
Serena Williams is still on track in her bid to win a record 23rd Grand Slam title. The six-time Australian Open winner beat fellow American Nicole Gibbs in straight sets.
Andre Agassi says the way is open for Andy Murray to win his first Australian Open and collect many more grand slam titles. He also isn't going to write Novak Djokovic off for good either.
Kristen Stewart is opening up about being the subject of tweets from Donald Trump back in 2012. The 26-year-old actress was on the receiving end of a deragatory tweet from the now-president regarding her relationship with Robert Pattison. “Robert Pattinson should not take back Kristen Stewart. She cheated on him like a dog & will [...]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VqYspn7PZmQ With Congress set to defund Planned Parenthood and millions of women and allies on the march across America, what better time to reacquaint yourself with this amazing, vital, brave organization that has withstood domestic terror, vile slander, and endless depredations to provide services to women for more than a century. (via Kottke)
MELBOURNE, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Serena Williams gave compatriot Nicole Gibbs a lesson in grand slam tennis with a 6-1 6-3 towelling to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open on Saturday.
Serena Williams' 17th appearance at the Australian Open remains on track _ the 22-time Grand Slam singles champion beat fellow American Nicole Gibbs 6-1, 6-3 at Rod Laver Arena
MELBOURNE, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Order of play on the main showcourts on day seven of the Australian Open at Melbourne Park on Sunday (play begins at 0000 GMT; prefix denotes seeding):
Dan Evans has an important last-16 match against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at the Australian Open on Sunday but you wouldn't know it from looking at him.
Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell mildly sprained a ligament in his right knee in the opening minutes of Los Angeles' game against the Indiana Pacers on Friday night
The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in Manhattan has unveiled details of its new Gilder Center, a 235,000-square-foot project that will feature immersive exhibitions, a new Insectarium and Butterfly Vivarium and a theater that will offer a counterpart to its famous Hayden Planetarium.
Xander Cage rises from the dead after fifteen years to save the world again in the sequel no one in particular asked for – so the surprise is that it’s good-natured ‘90s fun with today’s technology. xXx3 opens with Augustus Gibbons (Samuel L. Show More Summary
A bit of Fry and Laurie because conscious absurdities are what makes the most sense tonight. Open thread below...
I mentioned a while back, when cornered in comments by a certain unnamed musical fanatic, that other than the Batman: the Brave and the Bold animated episode The MusicMeister, the only musical I actually like is Lil Abner. Largely because it was the only thing to watch one night while I was stuck on the […]
Mike Pompeo appeared to reverse course again on harsh interrogation techniquescausing Human Rights Watch to call for him to be stopped in the Senate.