| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The World Team Tennis regular season runs from July 6-23, with the semifinals July 24 and the championship match July 27.
The Mid-Atlantic Section's own Washington Kastles have been the league's dominant team, and there are three pros who played...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 1:04 PM
The tennis legend is profiled in this installment of the PBS documentary series, which focuses not only on her achievements as a player but also on her activism.
The range of King's impact and achievements is indicated by the roster of interviewees...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:40 PM
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Venus Williams advanced in the tournament where her top-ranked sister Serena could not, battling from behind at the Family Circle Cup to defeat Chanelle Scheepers, 7-5, 7-5, on Wednesday.
It was another long day for the elder...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:01 AM
It's no secret that American officials worry about doping in some sports more than others. Just look at the numbers.
The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency tested snowboard star Shaun White four times last year. Distance runner Galen Rupp was asked for seven times...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 6:26 PM
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- It proved tough to be a top seed at the Family Circle Cup this week.
Second-seeded Jelena Jankovic and No. 3-seeded Sara Errani were both upset Friday in the quarterfinals, leaving sixth-seeded Eugenie Bouchard as the lone top-10...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Zac Efron has put his chic home in Hollywood Hills West up for sale at $2.849 million.
Originally designed for the Case Study Program by Rodney Walker, the home was eventually built in 1947 and has been updated with an industrial vibe. Features...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 7:05 PM
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Venus Williams won her 45th career WTA title at the Dubai Championships in a 6-3, 6-0 victory over Alize Cornet of France in the final at the United Arab Emirates.
The 44th-ranked Williams, playing courtesy of a wild card,...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Venus Williams has sold a home in Hollywood Hills West for $1.7 million.
The midcentury post-and-beam house, built in 1955, features a foyer, a den, an updated kitchen, three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Tax records show the house has 1,528 square feet...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Ron Popeil, the inventor and pitchman without parallel who founded the company Ronco, has listed his Rancho Quinta Ladera for sale in the Santa Barbara area at $4.995 million.
The 150-acre manzanita- and oak-studded property includes riding trails,...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:04 PM
Maynard James Keenan, the frontman for metal groups Tool, a Perfect Circle and Puscifier, has listed his home in Hollywood Hills at $2.495 million.
The Mediterranean-style house, built in 2000, features elaborate wooden ceilings, a bar, a den, a wine-...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 9:00 AM
BRISBANE, Australia -- This was one time Serena Williams didn't mind being pushed into the deep end, to use her own description.
The top-ranked Williams carried her winning momentum from 2013 into the new season, beating No. 2-ranked Victoria Azarenka,...