| Jan 12, 2012
The first Grand Slam of the tennis calendar takes place at Melbourne Park in Melbourne, Australia, as the world’s best tennis players head Down Under. On the men’s side, Novak Djokovic won last year’s Australian Open, then went on to win...
| Jul 8, 2012
Britain gripped with fever as Andy Murray fights for Wimbledon trophy; Nation hopes for British victory...
| Aug 21, 2012
A high-ranking umpire on the U.S. professional tennis circuit arrested Tuesday in New York allegedly bludgeoned her 82-year-old husband to death with a coffee mug in Woodland Hills and then tried to make it look like he fell down the stairs, authorities...
| Dec 17, 2010
| 8:10 AM
Mandarins at their best are arguably the finest-flavored of all citrus, and clementines are potentially among the best of mandarins. California farmers have planted them on tens of thousands of acres over the last decade, and they are readily available in...
| Aug 17, 2009
| 1:11 PM
There's more fun in Springfield in this set from creator Matt Groening's long-running animated Fox series.
The season started in 2000 with the traditional "Treehouse of Horror" episode, and as it progressed, it involved quite a cast of guest voices: Drew...
| Jun 9, 2009
Kids aren't into history these days. Too many old guys. Too many dead guys. Wars and issues and causes that chip your nails and get in the way of updating your Facebook page. Stuff that happened long ago, like, waaaay back in the last century.
| Nov 21, 2009
The photograph of Andre Agassi on the cover of "Open," his just-published autobiography, was taken by Martin Schoeller, an Annie Leibovitz disciple. The book begins with a quote from Vincent van Gogh; Barbra Streisand is thanked in the acknowledgments....
| Mar 14, 2011
| 11:01 PM
World Team Tennis released the 2011 schedule for the Newport Beach Breakers on Thursday, featuring seven home matches throughout July at The Tennis Club Newport Beach.
The Breakers open July 5, when they play host to former Breaker Lindsay Davenport...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 6:38 PM
Anne Keothavong, Great Britain's No. 2-ranked singles player, sometimes goes by the nickname, "Special K." The Newport Beach Breakers sure hope the tennis player will be special for them.
The Breakers selected Keothavong with the first overall pick in...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 12:05 AM
Former world No. 1 tennis player Martina Hingis, playing this season with the New York Sportimes of World Team Tennis, will play at the Newport Beach Breakers on July 9.
The Breakers announced that Hingis, a five-time Grand Slam women's singles champion,...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 8:38 PM
Pete Sampras seemingly has little in common with Dirk Nowitzki.But at about the time Sampras began carving out a legacy as one of the greatest tennis players of all time in the early 1990s, Nowitzki was winning junior tennis tournaments in his native...