NEW YORK - Hard to believe this is the same Rafael Nadal who was home during the U.S. Open a year ago, nursing a bad left knee. Hard to believe this is the guy sent packing in the first round of Wimbledon in June, losing against someone ranked 135th.
NEW YORK - Trying to extend his stay at the U.S. Open, John Isner smacked a return winner, then pointed his right index finger toward the Louis Armstrong Stadium stands and circled his arm overhead, riling up the fans.
NEW YORK - From an ace on the first point to a stinging return on the last, Serena Williams was close to perfect in the U.S. Open quarterfinals. The score said it all Tuesday night: 6-0, 6-0.
NEW YORK - At this point in his career, Roger Federer recognizes the importance of a little extra work. That's why the owner of a record 17 Grand Slam titles, and the man who spent more weeks ranked No. 1 than any other, was out there on a U.S.
ARDMORE, Pa. - The U.S. Golf Association is not opposed to inflicting cruel and unusual punishment at its premier championship, so here's something it might want to consider. Award the "Phil Mickelson Medal" to the runner-up in the U.S. Open.
NEW YORK - A year ago, Flavia Pennetta was hanging out at her parents' home on Italy's heel, recovering from right wrist surgery, watching the U.S. Open on TV - and wondering how long it would take her to get back on the tennis tour. Look at her now.
NEW YORK (AP) - Right from the start, Roger Federer looked very little like, well, the Roger Federer who routinely reached the final weekend at Grand Slam tournaments. In the opening game of his fourth-round match at the U.S.
...cannot be better. I still cannot believe it. I am so happy I cannot imagine myself waking up. "A former Wimbledon and US Open junior winner, Flipkens upset former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 to advance. Playing in her...
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...year, $5.4 billion of NCLB monies were not appropriated. Republican Sen. Olympia Snow of Maine said, "It leaves us open to the charge of unfunded mandates." Alaska received 28.5 percent more federal education funding of which not all of...
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