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Fendrich on Tennis: So does Wawrinka belong to a Big 5 now?

Throughout the course of the near four hour match, Wawrinka enticed countless "oohs" and "ahs" from the crowd at Arthur Ashe Stadium, as he pummeled groundstrokes at absurd angles and sent Djokovic scampering all over the court. "From yesterday, morning onwards I was really nervous, but somehow we found something". Warwrinka's will carried him forward in the face of the heat and humidity that dogged the players through much of the tournament.



Parker, cast argue for 'Birth of a Nation' despite scandal

The first instance came from the panel's own moderator, Essence magazine's Cori Murray - perhaps a canny way of addressing the issue head-on before questions were opened to the assembled press. "I would encourage everyone to remember, personal life aside, I'm just one person and the way we ran our set, there was no hierarchy". "We're not creating a movie, we're creating a movement", she said, claiming the speaks for everyone who has suffered every kind of injustice, including veterans who ...


'Saturday Night Live' adds 3 players for its 42nd season

'Saturday Night Live' adds 3 players for its 42nd season

They are Mikey Day , Alex Moffat , and Melissa VillaseƱor . The 42nd season of "Saturday Night Life" premieres on October 1. So who are these newcomers? . His writing credits include Adult Swim's " Robot Chicken " and he appeared on "Mad TV". This year's hires are more improv and sketch-focused, which bodes well for comedy that relies on group dynamics.



Quick slant: Alabama Crimson Tide hands out week two domination

Western Kentucky (1-1) was outgained 475-239 in total yards against a defense that has allowed 16 points in the first two games. But Hurts started against Western Kentucky and passed for 287 yards, drawing praise for his poise and leadership since his arrival in January from teammates.


Netflix Phenom 'Making a Murderer' Sweeps Nonfiction Emmy Categories

Netflix Phenom 'Making a Murderer' Sweeps Nonfiction Emmy Categories

After winning four Creative Arts Emmy Awards Sunday, the series' co-creator Moira Demos spoke to the press about Friday's decision, Variety reports . Avery's subsequent lawsuit was ostensibly on the brink of exposing corruption in local law enforcement when he found himself the primary suspect in a new case: The murder of a young photographer named Teresa Halbach.


'Merica and YOLO among words added to Oxford English Dictionary

'Merica and YOLO among words added to Oxford English Dictionary

First used in 1998, " Westminster bubble " describes an insular community of politicians, journalists, and civil servants, who appear to be out of touch with the experiences of the wider British public. The acronym YOLO (1996) is traced back to its axiomatic " you only live once " - first used in a nineteenth-century English translation of Le Cousin Pons , a French book by Honore de Balzac.