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Murray and Wawrinka sweep into French Open last 16

Almagro and del Potro were tied with one set apiece during the second round of the grand slam tournament on Thursday. First they played each other virtually to a standstill in a pulsating battle for Olympic gold in Rio. Also winning through was Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco. Not on speaking terms over a Fed Cup-related controversy, Caroline Garcia (pic) and Alize Cornet take their differences to court in the fourth round on Philippe Chatrier.


Donald Trump Infrastructure Speech in Cincinnati, Ohio

Donald Trump Infrastructure Speech in Cincinnati, Ohio

If implemented in a manner consistent with my legislation , [a] Buy American, Hire American EO [executive order] will put U.S.jobs and USA manufacturers first. There are few specifics of Trump's infrastructure plans, but Bloomberg reports that over the next 10 years, Trump plans to dedicate $200 billion to federal funding and $800 billion to state funding.



GS Warriors Unanimously Say No To White House Visit

Those were Kerr's feelings then, but he felt it would be presumptuous to express them publicly during the middle of a season. The Warriors are prepared to make a political statement, multiple sources confirmed to NBCSportsBayArea.com Tuesday afternoon.



Theresa May Just Cracked a Pretty Good Joke About Her Election Disaster

Theresa May desperately needs the Democratic Unionist Party's 10 seats to pass legislation. The deal is complicated by a row between the DUP and the pro-republican Sinn Fein party which led earlier this year to the collapse of the power-sharing Northern Ireland devolved assembly.



United Kingdom unemployment stays at lowest since 1975

That marked the biggest real-terms drop since the three months to September 2014. "Real wages have fallen for the second month in a row". "Unless the government gets its act together, we'll soon be in the middle of another cost of living crisis".