| Aug 30, 2013
| 11:11 PM
NEW YORK — Sloane Stephens did her part.
She took all the space away from fellow American Jamie Hampton, commanded the court with her ferocious forehand and never let down for a moment.
Stephens needed only 63 minutes to beat the 23rd-seeded...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:50 PM
NEW YORK — Alison Riske, an unseeded 23-year-old from Pittsburgh, showed no nerves and had plenty of big ground strokes in upsetting seventh-seeded and former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova, 6-3, 6-0, in a third-round match at the U.S. Open on...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 8:17 PM
Rita Rudner is applying her comedic talent to the sale of her Dana Point beach house, and the result is a spot-on parody of a home marketing video.
Her husband, director-writer Martin Bergman, featured the Monarch Bay home in the 2011 film "Thanks,"...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:00 PM
The San Francisco 49ers acquired cornerback Eric Wright in a trade with Tampa Bay that sends a conditional selection in the 2014 draft to the Buccaneers.
The teams announced the deal Friday, one week after Wright was arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Samantha Stosur, winner of the 2011 U.S. Open over Serena Williams, defeated top-seeded Victoria Azarenka for the first time in her career in a 6-2, 6-3 upset in the finals of the Southern California Open for her first tournament victory since that...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 8:12 PM
From the first point, a crackling service winner, Samantha Stosur seemed totally focused on erasing a negative mark on her record.
While the 29-year-old Stosur had won a U.S. Open title two years ago, upsetting Serena Williams in the final, the...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 2:58 AM
The nation's oldest black amateur tennis association wants to build its first permanent home and training center in Fort Lauderdale's historic black Sistrunk Boulevard community.
Once completed, the estimated $6 million facility — excluding land,...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 11:02 PM
Little League Baseball--Mid-Atlantic Regional semifinal, 10 a.m., 2 p.m. (ESPN); Midwest Regional final, Noon (ESPN); West Regional semifinal, 4 p.m. (ESPN2), 8 p.m. (ESPN); Southeast Regional final, 6 p.m. (ESPN)
Tennis--ATP World Tour-...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:36 PM
Auto Racing--NASCAR Nationwide Series, ZIPPO 200 pole qualifying, 8:30 a.m. (ESPN2); NASCAR Sprint Cup, Cheez-It 355 pole qualifying, 10:30 a.m. (ESPN2); NASCAR Nationwide Series, ZIPPO 200, 1:15 p.m. (ABC); Global Rallycross...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 7:49 PM
7 a.m. NFL preseason: Miami at Jacksonville (d.).--NFL Net.
8:45 a.m. Soccer: Wigan vs. Manchester United.--Fox Soccer Ch.
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; episode 227, on Cox cable 47 in Newport News and Verizon FiOs 17).--NNPS
9:30 a.m. ...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 10:22 PM
PGA Golf--PGA Championship, 10 a.m. (TNT), 1 p.m. (CBS)
Track and Field--World Track and Field Championships, 11:30 a.m. (NBC)
Auto Racing--NASCAR Sprint Cup, Cheez-It 355, Noon (ESPN); American Le Mans Series, Orion...