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Wimbledon LIVE: ‘Boulter on Court 2?!’ Fans furious as British hopeful sidelined off Centr

Katie Boulter faces Harmony Tan for a place in the last-16 of Wimbledon. Katie Boulter can help make history for Great British tennis players today when she takes on Harmony Tan. The 25-year-old has overcome an injury-ravaged few years to achieve her career-best run at Wimbledon so far in reaching the third round. British players […]

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Texas Supreme Court blocks order that resumed abortions

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Supreme Court blocked a lower court order late Friday night that said clinics could continue performing abortions, just days after some doctors had resumed seeing patients after the fall of Roe v. Wade. It was not immediately clear whether Texas clinics that had resumed seeing patients this week would […]

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Kevin Spacey smiles as he’s pictured with film director days after court appearance

The director was formerly Tudjman’s cultural attaché during the 1990s. It is understood that Mr Sedlar and Spacey have been friends for around 12 years after Martin Sheen, who starred in Jakov’s 1990 film Our Lady, introduced them, as reported by MailOnline. Spacey appeared at the London court on June 16 where he denied allegations […]

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WNBA’s Brittney Griner goes on trial in Russian court

Griner’s conviction is all but certain, analysts say. Fewer than 1% of defendants in Russian criminal cases are acquitted. MOSCOW, Russia — American basketball star Brittney Griner went on trial Friday, 4 1/2 months after her arrest on charges of possessing cannabis oil while returning to play for a Russian team, in a case that […]

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Supreme Court pushes US closer to “climate cliff,” say Pa. environment leaders

The Supreme Court has taken a major tool off the table to reduce climate pollution.  In a 6-3 majority decision, it struck down a now-defunct rule by the Obama EPA, the Clean Power Plan, that would have shifted electricity generation away from coal to cleaner natural gas, solar and wind.  The court decided that the […]

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NY Giants fan claims Eagles head coach almost fought him on a tennis court

TAMPA, FLORIDA – JANUARY 16: Head coach Nick Sirianni of the Philadelphia Eagles looks on against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the second half of the NFC Wild Card Playoff game at Raymond James Stadium on January 16, 2022 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images) 4 offseason mistakes the NY Giants will regret […]

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Novak Djokovic vs Miomir Kecmanovic LIVE: Centre Court hosts all-Serbian duel at Wimbledon

Elsewhere at Wimbledon, Heather Watson has just booked her place in the fourth round with a straight-sets win over Kaja Juvan. The British hopeful struggled to close out the second set, losing three of the last four games, but eventually managed to get over the line. Meanwhile, Ons Jabeur has just wrapped up a comfortable […]

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Centre Court 100: A look at some of the quirkiest moments

The Centre Court at Wimbledon has stood witness to some of the most spellbinding moments, history-setting battles and unrivalled show of individual skills in tennis. But over its 100 years of existence at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in London’s Church Road, it has also had its fair share of unconventional and bizarre incidents. […]

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Ketanji Brown Jackson sworn in as Supreme Court justice, replacing Stephen Breyer

Ketanji Brown Jackson made history Thursday as the first-ever black woman sworn in as a justice on the U.S. Supreme Court. Jackson, 51, replaces Justice Stephen Breyer, whose resignation from the Supreme Court becomes effective at noon after his nearly 28 years of service there. President Joe Biden nominated Jackson for the Supreme Court after […]

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Canada’s highest court will not hear appeal by convicted B.C. sex trafficker | CBC News

Canada’s highest court will not hear an appeal from a B.C. man who was convicted of trafficking 11 female victims, including underage girls, for sex. Reza Moazami, who was sentenced to 23 years in prison, had sought leave with the Supreme Court of Canada to appeal a September decision by the B.C. Court of Appeal. That court […]