| 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,...
| 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...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 2:00 PM
The Los Angeles Film Festival occupies a unique and challenging middle ground. It comes after the annual opening festival rounds of Sundance, Berlin, South by Southwest and Cannes but before the fall circuit that includes Telluride, Venice, Toronto, New...
| 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 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...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:33 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Southwest Ranches describes itself glowingly as a rural, Old Florida time-warp of a town near Fort Lauderdale, complete with “donkeys braying, roosters crowing, and no sidewalks.”
But the farming community of 7,000 on the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 10:04 AM
That’s a wrap for the One Thousand Ocean condominium in Boca Raton.
A $2 million deal closed Monday, completing sales at the 53-unit waterfront development. The total sales volume: roughly $251 million, according to the developer, LXR Luxury...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Tickets are on sale now for a charity tennis event featuring Andy Roddick, Venus Williams, Billie Jean King and Elton John at Walt Disney World.
Mylan WTT Smash Hits, which has raised more than $11.5 million for the Elton John AIDS Foundation and...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 2:25 PM
NEW YORK -- On match point, Stan Wawrinka held three tennis balls in his hand. He finally picked one to serve and it wasn't a winner. He did the same thing on his second match point. Correct choice.
Wawrinka, a 28-year-old from Switzerland, where he has...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 5:29 PM
Former Lakers Coach Phil Jackson is renowned for his NBA success — but did you know that he’s a former hockey player and still a hockey fan?
Jeff Moeller of the Kings’ public relations staff did a nice piece on Jackson’s hockey...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:41 PM
The Kings and Ducks announced their respective TV schedules on Thursday, with each planning to make every regular-season game available on TV during the 2013-14 season. The teams’ Jan. 25 outdoor game at Dodger Stadium, part of the NHL’s...