Serena Williams fined $17,000 for U.S. Open violations
The 23-time Grand Slam victor was stunned by the No.20 seed in the first set, falling to a 6-2 defeat in just 34 minutes. Naomi Osaka walked to the net, the excitement of being a Grand Slam champion mixed with a bit of sadness.
White House eyes 12 potential authors behind anonymous op-ed
Advisers to President Donald Trump entertained the idea, briefly discussing it among themselves, according to the Times . Trump has gone as far as to call the letter treasonous in his first tweet critical of the piece .
Third Moon-Kim summit to be held September 18-20: envoy
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Wednesday invited President Moon Jae-in for another summit in Pyongyang on September 18-20. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's planned visit to Pyongyang last month, citing a lack of progress in the talks.
Spy chief says Britain, allies will counter active Russian threat
The men then discarded the bottle, which was later found by Dawn Sturgess and Charlie Rowley from the nearby town of Amesbury. Two Russian nationals have been named over the novichok poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury , Wiltshire.
Florence strengthens 'rapidly,' now powerful Category 4 hurricane
A storm with sustained winds of at least 111 miles per hour classifies as a Category 3 major hurricane, according to the NHC . He also provided helpful pre- and post-storm tips to keep in mind to help keep you and your family safe.
Actor Burt Reynolds Dead at 82
Reynolds excelled in football and was a star halfback at Florida State University before an injury derailed his career. However, it's the roles that Burt Reynolds turned down during the height of his fame that might be more noteworthy.
Tropical depression taking shape; bringing rain, breeze, and humidity to Central Florida
In Volusia County, the National Weather Service warns that scattered to numerous showers and lightning storms are forecast today. In addition to Florence, forecasters also are watching a tropical wave located that's just emerged off the west coast of Africa.
Trump angry at explosive book
In the book, Kelly is quoted calling the president an "idiot" and calling the White House under Trump "crazytown". For example, he said that the president imposing tariffs goes against what "99.9%" of experts have recommended.
Ben Stiller cheered on Rafael Nadal from player's box during epic match
Within the quarterfinals, the Tandil native defeated American John Isner with a rating of 6:7 (5:7), 6:three, 7:6 (7:four), 6:2. In the fifth, Nadal held three break points at 5-all, love-40, but Thiem took the next five points told serve.
2 women caned for ‘attempting lesbian sex’ in Malaysia
A witness to the caning, Thilaga Sulathireh of the group Justice for Sisters , blasted the punishment as torture. Malaysia is seen as a moderate and stable Muslim-majority country, but Islamic conservatism is on the rise.