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A Statistical Appreciation Of Li Na

Li Na, the two-time Grand Slam champion who on Friday announced her retirement , was the greatest Asian tennis player of all time. She was much more than that, too: At her best, she was as dominant as any of her peers, and she kept improving as she got ... [Published FiveThirtyEight - 6 hours ago]
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Antonin Scalia’s bad law, bad history: How the Supreme Court legalized corruption

Excerpted from The gift of a framed print was at the heart of a little-noticed case that foreshadowed the Supreme Court’s political theory in Citizens United. The case came to court after a trade association, Sun Diamond Growers, gave Secretary of Agriculture ... [Published Salon - 8 hours ago]
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Tongue-in-cheek advice to wives

There is a wedding in our family this weekend in Cedar Rapids. Our grandson Chris, a tennis teacher and pro who qualified for the U.S. Open last year, is marrying his college sweetheart, Brooke Zrudsky, who is in the real estate business. As a gift for ... [Published QC Times - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Sania-Cara triumphs in Tokyo

Maintaining her rich vein of form in the current season, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black today bagged the women's doubles title at the WTA Toray Pacific Open with a 6-2 7-5 victory over Spain's Garbine Muguruza and ... [Published Deccan Herald - 10 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Nishikori says hopes to fill Li void in Asia

By Ian RansomSept 20 ( ) - The retirement of China's Li Na may have robbed Asian tennis of its brightest star, but U.S. Open finalist Kei Nishikori has put up his hand to fill the breach.With Li's departure, the 24-year-old Japanese is now Asia's top ... [Published Mail Online UK - 17 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Australia's Ashleigh Barty takes indefinite break from tennis

Right now it is best for me to take a break18-year-old qualified for US Open only last month Continue reading... ... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - 17 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Serena’s partying causes rift with Venus

Tennis insiders are whispering that Serena Williams’ partying has caused an icy rift between her and her sister, Venus Williams.The tennis champs have not been seen together off the court in recent weeks, and many wonder if Serena’s late nights out and ... [Published African Entertainer - 19 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Good News: Students' 'ticket' to New York was 4.0 GPA

For the first time in its 18-year history, two students from the MaliVai Washington Youth Foundation recently won a trip to New York. They snagged the free trip because they made all A’s the prior school year — a 4.0 grade point average.Antonia Bell is ... [Published Florida Times-Union - 19 hours ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Drone nearly collides with NYPD helicopter, man arrested

04:06AFP Photo / Said KhatibA Brooklyn man has been arrested and charged with reckless endangerment for flying his GoPro-equipped drone too close to a New York Police Department helicopter.The police helicopter was flying over Brooklyn as officerssearched ... [Published Russia Today - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 5 reports

'Recurring' knee problem forces two-time Grand Slam winner Li Na to retire

China's two-time Grand Slam champion Li Na has announced her retirement from tennis, due to a knee injury.Na posted the news on her Facebook page on Friday, citing a recurring knee problem. She wrote that she has succeeded on the global stage in a sport ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Warren Grill: On Top of Neuro-Engineering, in the Lab and the Classroom

Durham, NC -Biomedical engineer Warren Grill's research has been cited more than 6,300 times. Photo by Jared Lazarus/Duke University PhotographyWarren Grill isn't a great tennis player, and he knows why. It's all about practice."Watching the U.S. Open ... [Published Duke University - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Nishikori declines awards

The Yomiuri Shimbun MATSUE — Tennis star Kei Nishikori, who became the runner-up at the most recent U.S. Open, has declined an award from his native Shimane Prefecture, saying he is still “a work in progress,” according to Shimane Gov. Zenbe Mizoguch ... [Published The Japan News - Sep 18 2014]

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"The customer, whose name was Pete, pulled four one- dollar bills from his wallet and handed them to her, saying, 'Please take these. You do a great job.'"
...("When you're sponsored by an engine company and you blow an engine," one expert on the Challenger I explained, "you don't say that you blew a Pontiac engine. You say that you broke a driveline." )
"I was shocked. It is sad that I can't see her play anymore" Nishikori told reporters in Hong Kong, where he helped launch the ATP tour's Asian swing of tournaments
...a decision to hang up my racquet felt a lot more difficult than winning seven matches in a row in the Australian heat," she wrote in the letter. "It took me several agonizing months to finally come to the decision that my chronic injuries will never again let me be the tennis player that I can be. Walking away from the sport, effective immediately, is the right decision for me and my family."

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A Statistical Appreciation Of Li Na [Published FiveThirtyEight - 6 hours ago]
Antonin Scalia’s bad law, bad history: How the ... [Published Salon - 8 hours ago]
Tongue-in-cheek advice to wives [Published QC Times - 9 hours ago]
Sania-Cara triumphs in Tokyo [Published Deccan Herald - 10 hours ago]
Today In History, September 20 [Published Daily Times Nigeria - 16 hours ago]
Australia's Ashleigh Barty takes indefinite bre... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - 17 hours ago]
Nishikori says hopes to fill Li void in Asia [Published Mail Online UK - 17 hours ago]
Nishikori says hopes to fill Li void in Asia [Published The Malaysian Insider - 17 hours ago]
Serena’s partying causes rift with Venus [Published African Entertainer - 19 hours ago]
Good News: Students' 'ticket' to New York was 4... [Published Florida Times-Union - 19 hours ago]
Throwback Thursday: The Poker Face of Helen Wil... [Published Noodls - Sep 19 2014]
Li, Two-Time Major Winner, is Retiring With Kne... [Published NDTV - Sep 19 2014]
Australian Open Champ Li Na Announces Retiremen... [Published International Business Times India - Sep 19 2014]
(Sports Focus) Li Na hangs up her racket (updated) [Published China.org.cn - Sep 19 2014]
'Recurring' knee problem forces two-time Grand ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 19 2014]
Drone nearly collides with NYPD helicopter, man... [Published Russia Today - Sep 19 2014]
Factbox - Asian trailblazer Li Na [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 19 2014]
(Sports Focus) Li Na hangs up her racket [Published China.org.cn - Sep 19 2014]
China’s Li Na set to retire [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Sep 19 2014]
Former champ Agassi is a hit in Hudson Square [Published The Villager - Sep 18 2014]
The exclusive membership card for the super-rich [Published Edgar Daily - Sep 18 2014]
Warren Grill: On Top of Neuro-Engineering, in t... [Published Duke University - Sep 18 2014]
Nishikori declines awards [Published The Japan News - Sep 18 2014]
Asian Games gives youngsters chance to shine: Paes [Published Business Standard India - Sep 18 2014]
Li Na set to retire, says Chinese media [Published The Week - Sep 18 2014]
China's Li Na set to retire - state media [Published Business Standard India - Sep 18 2014]
A BIOPIC ON SANIA MIRZA IN THE PIPELINE? [Published Oneindia - Sep 18 2014]
China’s Li Na set to retire [Published New Straits Times - Sep 18 2014]
US Open win earns Sania another Rs.1 crore from... [Published The Hindu - Sep 18 2014]
Live Update Tennis Billboards [Published Trend Hunter - Sep 18 2014]
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Nishikori says hopes to fill Li void in Asia [Published The Malaysian Insider - 17 hours ago]
The retirement of China's Li Na may have robbed Asian tennis of its brightest star, but US Open finalist Kei Nishikori has put up his hand to fill the breach.With Li's departure, the 24-year-old Japanese is now Asia's top player, having reached a career ...
Article: US Open App Delivers Up-to-the-Minute ... [Published eWallstreeter - Sep 12 2014]
While people want to follow the action at the US Open, they are not always near a TV. Using the US Open app on their mobile phone, however, they can get minute-by-minute coverage, says the United States Tennis Association's Nicole Jeter West. ...
Nishikori wins US$940,000 bonus despite US Open... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Sep 10 2014]
Japanese tennis sensation Kei Nishikori may have lost the US Open final, but he has won a $940,000 (RM3.01 million) special bonus from a sponsor delighted about seeing its brand splashed across screens worldwide.Fast Retailing and its charismatic President ...
CBS' final U.S. Open men's singles championship... [Published Greenspace - Sep 10 2014]
CBS' broadcast of the U.S. Open men's singles championship -- the network's final presentation of the tennis event after hosting it 46 years -- attracted an average of 2.2 million viewers. ...
Grand Slam [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 09 2014]
Diversity and Inclusion: BNY Mellon-sponsored Shingo Kunieda completes Grand Slam with U.S. Open Men’s Wheelchair singles title SOURCE: BNY Mellon DESCRIPTION: Shingo Kunieda of Japan, the world’s top-ranked men’s wheelchair tennis player, secured ...
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Sports Spread: F1, Football, Flushing Meadow [Published Reuters Video: Business - Sep 04 2014]
Sports Spread: Premier League and U.S. Open Pre... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Aug 21 2014]
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Citizen Watch Company of America And USTA To Ex... [Published Financial Services - Sep 02 2014]
US Open Stars Take Over Times Square Today To #... [Published Financial Services - Aug 21 2014]
2014 Team US Open Recruiting Event July 9-10 [Published Financial Services - Jul 09 2014]
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