I sit at my computer. I sip my coffee and think about today's column. I know what I want to write about. I am angry. The summer has me a few days behind so I sift through my inbox first and open one of my Beliefnet e-mails. I look forward to seeing the highlighted features and the writer in me always loves to scroll down to the quote. Show More Summary
Comeback queen Serena Williams staged another dramatic fightback to beat American wild card Bethanie Mattek-Sands at the US Open and keep her calendar Grand Slam dream alive.
Thousands of migrants have been stuck on the Greek islands, with families sleeping out in the open for days in streets and parks until they can get a ferry ticket to Piraeus. Watch this video as thousands of migrants disembark at Piraeus. The Greek government – which has just accepted a third worldwide bailout as
Nearly 90 years since French tennis player René Lacoste first sported a polo shirt in the 1926 U.S. Open in New York City, the classic style is still a staple both on and off the tennis courts. While the silhouette of the polo shirt has been modernized over the years, so has the fabric. Show More Summary
After crying during a changeover and repeatedly arguing with the chair umpire, the Swiss teen faced triple match point in the second set before coming back to beat Misaki Doi 5-7, 7-6 (3), 6-3 in the second round at the U.S. Open on Wednesday. The ninth-seeded Cilic, whose only appearance in a Grand Slam final
Top-seed edges past 101st-ranked Mattek-Sands to stay on track for the calendar slam.
Rafael Nadal's miserable year continued as the 14-time major champion threw away a two-set lead to lose to Italy's Fabio Fognini at the US Open. Nadal outplayed Fognini for over an hour under the lights.
“The construction is really impressive and that has protected the court from the wind, so we have less of the swirling conditions on the court”, he said. Djokovic, who did it in 2011, could become only the second player to do it twice. And you can guarantee that Djokovic will be there, or thereabouts, come
Rafael Nadal hasn't had the best of seasons by his all-time great standards in 2015. After the Spaniard's loss to Fabio Fognini on Friday at the U.S. Open, Nadal will end the year without a Grand Slam singles title for the first time...Show More Summary
The years since have seen Federer become perhaps the greatest men’s tennis player in history, as he’s embarked on a sustained run of excellence that has somehow continued past his 34th birthday. Murray, who is seeded third in the tournament was presented with a tough challenge in the form of Kyrgios but the Brit came
Hey @realDonaldTrump you can't make America great again by throwing the Christians in jail. (1/3) — Gov. Bobby Jindal (@BobbyJindal) September 4, 2015 But even really rich New Yorkers should oppose jailing Christians for their religious beliefs. Show More Summary
The art galleries that put New York’s Chelsea neighbourhood on the map are victims of their own success. ||| New York - Ten years ago, a group of seven young art dealers opened galleries in former loading docks on a deserted cobblestone street, helping transform Manhattan's Chelsea neighbourhood into an art destination. Show More Summary
Baylor defensive end and Internet legend Shawn Oakman set the web ablaze once again Friday, and he wasn’t even playing. Bleacher Report’s Jason King reported Thursday that the senior would miss the Bears’ season opener against SMU for a violation of team rules. Show More Summary
Down two sets in the match and 3-1 in the third set, Fabio Fognini orchestrated a brilliant comeback to defeat Rafael Nadal in a five-set match that ended on early Saturday morning. It is the first time in Fognini's career that he has defeated a player ranked in the top 10 on the hardcourt. Show More Summary
For the first time since 2005, Rafael Nadal failed to advance past the third round of the US Open. The No. 8 seeded Nadal was eliminated on Friday night, losing to No. 32 Fabio Fognini in five sets. The loss was a surprising one for Nadal because of the success he's had the the U.S. Show More Summary
He has bothered by his back throughout the summer. The next second round match of note from Wednesday’s action was the “first” match (see day 1) for Serena Williams. “It’s tiring”, he said. I just feel that, you know, against me Venus always serves very well. Nishikori lost to Benoit Paire, who is ranked 41,
Last year Eugenie Bouchard took the WTA Tour by storm, advancing to the semifinals or better at every Grand Slam, except the U.S. Open. But then came the slump. This year, the U.S. Open is serving as a springboard, bouncing Bouchard back to her winning ways. Show More Summary
The way in which Windows decides what size a system dialog should be — for example, the one you see when saving or open files — can seem like sorcery. Fortunately, you do have some control over it and while not immediately apparent, it is straightforward. More »
The successful march of the top-seeded players in the U.S. Open continued here Friday with contrasting degrees of drama.
“Thousands of victims have died since the start of the year”. “There’s no doubt the integration of Christians will be vastly easier than the integration of Muslims, who may later open ghettos that give birth to violence and terrorism – let’s be realists”, he said. America’s Syria policy, its arming of the opposition moderates ranged